Africa

“MOROCCO: First phase of Toubkal sustainable arboriculture project completed” – Afrik 21 – April 14, 2020

On April 14, 2020 Afrik 21 reported that “(t)he sustainable arboriculture project in Toubkal, southern Morocco, is progressing well. The first phase has recently been finalised and a total of 8,000 fruit trees have been planted. The initiative aims to provide the inhabitants of the commune of Toubkal with a sustainable source of income. It […]

“African Development Bank celebrates milestone with first social bond listing on London Stock Exchange” – Africa News – April 3, 2020

On April 3, 2020 Africa News reported that the “African Development Bank’s “Fight Covid-19” social bond, the largest social bond to date to be issued in the capital markets, listed on London Stock Exchange on Friday 3 April 2020, and is now available through its Sustainable Bond Market. The listing marks an important milestone as […]