- Area 163,610 kmq
- GDB 42.388 billion $
- Population 10,982,754
- Inflation 4,95% (2015)
- Average age 27,5
Ethiopia’s ‘One’ model, under which the government runs its Water, Sanitation and Hygiene ( WASH ) National Program, has steadily improved the well-being of the country’s rural and urban communities, top local officials say.
Felicidade Machava, 60, likes to recount the story about how, one year, she filled a small truck with maize from her harvest.
Machava, is a farmer in Guija district in Mozambique. The country has been experiencing weather volatility in the form of longer and more frequent cyclones and droughts. Extreme climate events affect the agriculture sector, a source of employment for 70% of Mozambicans, by hampering productivity, straining subsistence output, and reducing opportunities along the agricultural value chain.
What: Launch of African Economic Outlook 2020 Supplement Who: The African Development Bank When: Tuesday, July 7 2020, 14.30 – 16.00 (Abidjan time) Where: Virtual via Zoom
The sun has barely risen on the seaside village of Baltim, 200 km north of Cairo and twenty-year-old
Ahmed Abdel Salam is already at his laboratory - a start-up factory that has since 2019, been producing fish feed for supply to aquaculture businesses in the Delta region
From atop a ladder, Ahmed observes a school of tilapia swimming in an experimental fishpond: their appearance, taste, size and weight are all uated to guarantee the quality of his powdered tilapia protein, produced from recycled organic waste.
WHAT: Consultative Workshop on Scaling Climate Action Through Technology and Innovation by SMEs WHO: African Development Bank, Natural Eco Capital WHEN: 6 July, 2020 10:00 a.m – 12:30 p.m GMT WHERE: Virtual (Via Zoom)