The African Development Bank (AfDB) is planning to provide electricity to 29.3mn people in Africa by 2020

China is reducing the import tax on donkey skins for use in traditional medicine despite fears over a global reduction in the animal's population.

In 2000, farmers in Burkina Faso, Africa’s top cotton grower, were desperate.

This study traces the emergence of climate services as a core element of resilience programming and explores how development NGOs are contributing to the climate services system in Burkina Faso.

Zagtouli - West Africa's biggest solar power plant goes onstream on Wednesday as Burkina Faso, one of the world's poorest countries, inaugurates a novel scheme to boost renewables and cut energy de

Government has agreed to supply 100 megawatts of power to Burkina Faso after the country demanded for electricity from Ghana.

Despite increasing recognition of the importance of ecosystem-based approaches for disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation, implementation remains mostly underdeveloped worldwide. Lack of knowledge on the implementation process present an important barrier.

Finance for electrification of developing countries is flowing at less than half the rate needed to achieve the global goal of universal access by 2030.

In recent years, the governments of the Sahel have committed to combat poverty and food insecurity through a significant increase in the development of irrigable areas.

The Soutenir l’Exploitation Familiale pour Lancer l’Élevage des Volailles et Valoriser l’Économie Rurale (SELEVER) study is designed to evaluate the impact of an integrated agriculture-nutrition intervention package (including poultry value chain development; women’s empowerment activities; and a behavior change communications strategy to promot

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