The Africa Report reviews trends in the commodity sector to see which prices will rise and fall in the year ahead, as forecasts point to a global oil surplus.
- Thursday, 18 December 2014 12:09
- Oheneba Ama Nti Osei
- Monday, 15 December 2014 16:33
- Rehana Dada
The Lima text was accepted by all parties - after the Africa group was conveniently excluded from consultations on a particular version of the text - even though it did not adequately address key issues that deadlocked the talks and the entire course of the discussion on the Durban Platform.
- Monday, 15 December 2014 15:05
The president of Democratic Republic of Congo told foreign nations on Monday to respect his country's sovereignty after several urged him to comply with the constitution and not to run for re-election.
- Monday, 15 December 2014 14:06
- Nicholas Norbrook
While the IFC finances large multinationals in Africa, it is also helping smaller African countries to find a place in national and international value chains.
- Thursday, 11 December 2014 18:26
- Rehana Dada
While diverging finance priorities among countries call for convergence among proposals to allow for a Lima draft of the 2015 agreement, ahead of the Paris conference, the real question is whether tedious processes to access climate funds will benefit developing country institutions?