Improving the livelihood of small-scale farmers
Taking a New Look at Africa's Agriculture; Develoepmental Communication

Tanzania Showcases Investment Opportunities at COP28, Encourages Egyptian and Global Investors

Dubai, United Arab Emirates: In a stride towards bolstering international investments, Tanzania’s Minister for Livestock and Fisheries, Hon. Abdallah Ulega, actively participated in an investment-focused meeting organized by the Tanzania Investment Centre (TIC) at the Food Systems Pavilion during the COP28 climate change conference on December 5, 2023. Welcoming Global Investors Speaking from the Tanzanian pavilion, Hon. Ulega extended…

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Minister Ulega and AGRA’s Keizire Urge Investment in Climate-Smart Agriculture

In a crucial session at COP28 focused on the resilience of small-scale farmers amid the climate crisis, Tanzanian Minister of Agriculture Abdallah Ulega provided profound insights into the challenges and strategies for sustaining agriculture in vulnerable regions. In the Food Systems Pavilion session, experts and stakeholders gathered to address one of the most pressing challenges of our time: ensuring…

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COP28: Leaders Unite for Climate Finance and Green Transition

the winds of change howled through Dubai as COP28 witnessed a historic convergence. 197 nations, united by a singular purpose – to tackle climate change head-on. This wasn’t just a summit; it was a turning point, a collective awakening to the gravity of the situation and a resolute vow to act. Climate finance, the lifeblood of climate action, finally…

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World Leaders Gather at WCAS to Pledge Urgent Climate Action

COP28 WORLD CLIMATE ACTION SUMMIT A Turning Point for Global Climate Action The World Climate Action Summit (WCAS) held on December 1 and 2 was a pivotal moment in the fight against climate change. Leaders from 176 nations convened, united in their commitment to take stronger, immediate action in line with the Paris Agreement’s Global Stocktake. The urgency was…

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COP28 Drives Finance and Global Unity for Forests and Oceans, Committing $1.7 Billion for Nature Conservation

By Kilimokwanza.org News Team Dubai, UAE – The COP28 Presidency, in collaboration with its partners, has unveiled a series of transformative initiatives, securing an initial USD $1.7 billion in committed financing aimed at concurrently addressing climate and biodiversity objectives. Alongside this significant funding announcement, H.E. Razan Khalifa Al Mubarak, the UN Climate Change High-Level Champion for COP28, emphasized the…

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COP28 Presidency Elevates Food Systems Transformation on Global Climate Agenda with Over 130 World Leaders Endorsing Food and Agriculture Declaration”

By Kilimokwanza.org News Team Dubai, UAE – The COP28 Presidency has made a resounding declaration as 134 world leaders endorse its groundbreaking agriculture, food, and climate action declaration. In a landmark announcement, the Presidency also unveiled the mobilization of over USD$2.5 billion in funding to bolster food security while combating climate change, along with a pioneering partnership between the…

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10 Billion USD Africa and Middle East SAFE Initiative Launched to Enhance Food Security and Climate Resilience

By Kilimokwanza.org News Team Abu Dhabi, UAE — In a historic collaboration, nations and institutions from Africa and the Middle East have come together under the guidance of the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) to unveil the groundbreaking “Africa and Middle East SAFE Initiative,” a bold endeavor with a $10 billion investment commitment. This initiative, aimed at Scaling-up Agriculture…

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COP28 and Climate Finance: Paving the Way for a Cooler, Fairer, and More Resilient Planet

In November and December, the United Arab Emirates will host the 28th Conference of the Parties (COP28) in Dubai, a crucial event focusing on global climate action. Amidst discussions on various environmental issues, one key topic will stand out: climate finance. Climate finance serves as the lifeblood that fuels our collective efforts to reduce emissions and build resilience, especially…

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