TITLE

AfDB facilitates private sector finance for climate-readiness in Niger, Mozambique and Zambia

PUB. DATE
February 2014
SOURCE
African Business News;2/26/2014, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that innovative private sector projects that seek to improve climate change adaptation or readiness in Niger, Mozambique and Zambia have been assigned over 30 million dollars in concessional funds by the African Development Bank (AfDB) under the Pilot Program for Climate Resilience (PPCR). It is mentioned that financing for seven projects in the areas of forests, climate resilience and renewable energy had been secured by Africa in 2013.
ACCESSION #
94766048

 

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