Infrastructure en continu

Vodacom to launch app development workshop

13/09/2012

IT News Africa: Vodacom is planning to launch South Africa’s first multiplatform mobile application development workshop aimed at strengthening the mobile app eco-system in South Africa. This workshop will be launched in ...

Catégories: TIC

National policies essential for safe drinking water in rural Africa, says ecosystem science expert

13/09/2012

PRweb: A new policy brief recommends how governments, non-state actors and communities in sub-Saharan Africa can contribute to meeting the United Nations’ 2015 Millennium Development Goal on ensuring safe and clean drinking...

Catégories: Eau

Video: Reshaping South Africa's ICT Sector

13/09/2012

ABN digital: Reshaping South Africa's ICT sector is a key priority especially within the broader infrastructure roll out planned by the government, which is the bedrock of its economic strategy to fast track growth. The sector...

Catégories: TIC

La Banque islamique renfloue le Sénégal

13/09/2012

Une convention de 680 milliards FCFA vient d’être paraphée entre la Banque Islamique de Développement et l’Etat du Sénégal. La stratégie africaine d’Ahmed Mohammed Ali en marche. Conformément à sa nouvelle feuille de route,...

Catégories: Infrastructures générales

1 milliard FCFA pour entretenir le Bassin Congo-Oubangui-Sangha

13/09/2012

Les 5 ministres des pays membres de la Commission Internationale du Bassin Congo-Oubangui-Sangha (CICOS) ont arrêté à hauteur de 1 milliard 535 million de francs CFA (environs 2339939,02 euros), le budget pour des travaux en...

Catégories: Eau

Building Africa's Green Economy

13/09/2012

Think Africa Press: Africa’s energy demand is forecast to dramatically expand as rapid urbanisation and economic growth push consumption to new heights. Yet the continent is currently plagued by poor power infrastructures and ...

Catégories: Energie

Nigeria: The Fears, Anxiety Of Sustaining Improvement In Power Supply

13/09/2012

Leadership: If all goes as planned, it is expected that by the first quarter (Q1) of 2013, the privatised generating companies would have been taken over by the new investors and expectedly, the Q2 and Q3 of 2013 the recovery ...

Catégories: Energie, Eau

Africa and Denmark Join Forces to Promote Investment in Sustainable Energy

13/09/2012

Justmeans.com: Denmark has a long history with Africa. From the 17th to 19th centuries, the relationship was primarily that of colonizer and colonized, as the small European nation established several trading posts and forts...

Catégories: Energie

Speech by AfDB President Donald Kaberuka: African Economic Integration - Time to Raise the Bar

13/09/2012

Dr. Donald Kaberuka, President, African Development Bank - Speech at the Annual Conference of Speakers of African Parliaments: “African Economic Integration - Time to Raise the Bar”Midrand, 30th August, 2012

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Catégories: Infrastructures générales

Africa's Chance to Lead

13/09/2012

HydroWorld.com: Stupendous in magnitude, the Grand Inga project envisages 40 GW of hydropower capacity in the Inga valley, some 250 km west of Kinshasa on the Congo River in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

Conceiving...

Catégories: Energie, Eau

Video: Energy in the Wind - a Moroccan wind farm produces green energy

12/09/2012

Deutsche Welle: As Morocco's economy grows, it needs more and more energy - some ten percent more each year. A new wind farm outside Tangier is now one of the country's biggest and most promising energy providers.

Morocco ...

Catégories: Energie

Finland to fund energy projects

12/09/2012

The Observer: Now that Uganda has entered the Energy and Environment Partnership (EEP) with other southern and East African countries, aiming at boosting the use of renewable energies, Ugandans with creative and innovative...

Catégories: Energie

East Africa: Regional Council, European Bank Discuss Infrastructure Funding

12/09/2012

AllAfrica.com (The New Times): As a way of unravelling infrastructural challenges that have remained a major obstacle to the integration process, the EAC Secretariat has turned to Europe seeking funding for regional...

Catégories: Infrastructures générales

Ce que vous devez savoir sur l'envol économique de l'Afrique

12/09/2012

Slate Afrique: L’Afrique n’est plus le «continent perdu» de l’imaginaire collectif. Le continent connaît un essor rapide depuis dix ans, le secteur privé prend de l’ampleur et une nouvelle classe de consommateurs détient un...

Catégories: Infrastructures générales

Uganda: Community Agricultural Infrastructure Improvement Programme

12/09/2012

African Development Bank: The Community Agricultural Infrastructure Improvement Programme – Project I (CAIIP-1) resulted from a comprehensive review of Uganda’s agricultural sector, which was carried out in 2005 by the Ugandan ...

Catégories: Infrastructures générales

North Africa: The Role of Infrastructure in the Success of the Arab Spring

11/09/2012

U.S. Department of State - Remarks by Deborah A. McCarthy, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs at the National Council on U.S.-Arab Relations, Infrastructure and Business ...

Catégories: Infrastructures générales

World water crisis must be top UN priority: report

11/09/2012

Agence France Presse: WASHINGTON — A rapidly worsening water shortage threatens to destabilize the planet and should be a top priority for the UN Security Council and world leaders, a panel of experts said in a report.

The ...

Catégories: Eau

Cameroon: Lom-Pangar Funds Wholly Mobilised

11/09/2012

AllAfrica.com (Cameroon Tribune): The European Investment Bank last Friday completed the FCFA 238 billion package needed for the project.

The total amount needed to execute the multibillion Lom-Pangar Hydroelectricity Dam at...

Catégories: Eau, Energie

Afrique de l’Ouest : une ligne ferroviaire pour relier 4 capitales

11/09/2012

Le Griot: Le Bénin, le Burkina-Faso, la Côte d’Ivoire et le Niger, pays représentés par leurs ministres des Transports, ainsi que leurs partenaires techniques et financiers se sont retrouvés le week-end dernier à Niamey afin...

Catégories: Transport

Upgrade plan for Kenya-Uganda railway

11/09/2012

Africa Review: Kenya–Uganda rail operator Rift Valley Railways (RVR) has embarked on a major renovation of its locomotive overhaul facility in Kampala as part of a five-year turnaround effort at a cost of $284 ...

Catégories: Transport

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