Africa

“WEC & Bank of Africa – BMCE Group Sign an Agreement to Promote Environmental Governance in Private and Public Sectors of Morocco” – 3BL Media – March 5, 2020

On March 5, 2020 3BL Media published a press release reporting that ”(t)he World Environment Center (WEC) and Bank of Africa signed early this year an agreement that will enable public and private sectors in Morocco to improve their environmental performance through green technologies, practices and services, addressing air pollution, water, and waste management challenges […]

“Kenya’s first green bond starts trading on the bourse” – Reuters – January 13, 2020

On January 13, 2020 Reuters reported that “Kenya’s first green bond was listed for trading on the Nairobi Securities Exchange on Monday, offering investors the chance to put money into an environmentally-friendly fixed income security for the first time in the bourse’s 65 year history. The bond, worth 4.3 billion shillings ($42.5 million), was issued […]