Malta and parts of France, Italy, Portugal and Spain are located on the African continental plate, some considerably closer to the African than European mainland, but politically are generally considered European by convention. Similarly, the island of Socotra is also on the African plate and much closer to Africa, but is politically part of the Asian state of Yemen. Egypt, although extending into Asia through the Sinai Peninsula, is considered an African state.
The Supreme Council for Arab-African Economy (SCAAE), an international organisation that seeks to promote trade and investment in Arab and African countries, will hold its maiden conference in Ghana on June 1, this year ...Hajj Akuamoah said the SCAAE had restructured its operations to improve the flow of investments in African countries.
Accompanied also by First LadyEmine Erdogan, PresidentErdogan paid visits to many African countries. During these visits, the opportunity to get to know African countries closely, identify opportunities and needs on the ground, and establish a sincere bond with the administrators and peoples of the countries were found.
Financing African countries' nationally determined contributions—public pledges from countries on how they plan to play a part in post-2020 collective action on climate change—will require up to $1.6 trillion between 2022 by 2030 ... Collectively, African countries received only $18.3 billion in climate finance between 2016 and 2019.
Egypt also carried out several development projects in different fields in the African country under cooperation protocols signed between both countries, the minister added. . The delegation members had meetings with several officials in DR Congo and reviewed water resources, soil quality and crops grown in the African country. .
(Bloomberg) -- A group of Southern African countries where two thirds of the world’s African Elephants live rowed back from a threat to leave an international governmental body that regulates trade in endangered species and their products.
African countries are also grappling with the climate crisis, insecurity in the Sahel and the Horn of Africa, and the impact of the war in Ukraine, particularly its impact on food prices ... “African countries must manage climate change, prepare for future health emergencies, and deal with the prospects of a global food crisis,” Adesina said.
“The conversation shifted to a reality that South Africa, the first African country to host the World Cup, established [its credentials as a host nation] through the arrival of the World Cup trophy in our country ... “We hope this time that an African team will go to the final stages, if not the final of the World Cup in Qatar.
The vaccine, identical to the one created by Johnson & Johnson, was intended for the African market ...Commercial production never started in what officials say is an ominous sign for other African countries that had considered manufacturing Covid vaccines, the report said.
Stalls depicting African culture were also set up on the occasion ...Pakistan has made a great contribution to African peace and stability and is among the leading troop contributing countries to date - presently more than 4000 peacekeepers are deployed in various UN missions in Africa, he said.