Tag: East Africa

Standard Bank Group Faces Protest Over Pipeline Funding Plan

Standard Bank Group Ltd., Africa’s biggest bank by assets, faces opposition from environmental activists to its plan to fund an oil pipeline in East Africa. 350.org, an international group of…

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W’Bank Earmarks $500m to Fight Locusts, Preserve Food Security in Africa and Middle East

The World Bank Group has approved a $500 million program to help countries in Africa and the Middle East fight the locust swarms that are threatening the food security and…

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