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How Seed Co Group is tackling climate change in Zimbabwe

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Farmers in Southern Africa are grappling with the hazards of climate change and reduced rainfall. Seed Co Group – a company based in Zimbabwe – is attempting to provide them with solutions by developing hardier seeds that can thrive in these changed conditions. Stepping up R&D investment and effort is a crucial part of the process and the results in terms of resilience can deliver multiple benefits to farmers. Interview with Samson Ruwisi, Treasury of the Seed Co Group.
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Kaizenvest is enhancing access to education in the Indo-Pacific region

Enfants Inde Education
To make up for the lack of public investment in the education sector, the Kaizenvest fund – with a footprint in five Indo-Pacific countries – invests primarily in educational infrastructure (i.e., schools, universities, nurseries) and businesses that improve access to education (e-learning). The aim is to make free, quality education accessible to as many people as possible. Sandeep Aneja, co-founder and CEO of Kaizenvest, explains.
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Sub-Saharan Africa: towards a low-carbon economy

Energies renouvelables - Afrique subsaharienne
Renewable energies hold a specific place within the mission and actions supported by Proparco all over the world. Since 2000, Proparco has financed 125 energy projects in developing countries representing 3.3 Bn€ in financings and 12.9 GW in installed capacity spanning all technologies (solar, wind, biomass, hydroelectric). Our priorities are: develop a low-carbon economy, favour universal access to energy and contribute to sustainable development within the countries we operate in. Joint interview with Fatoumata Sissoko-Sy, Regional Director West Africa for Proparco, and Raphaël Ruat, Managing Director of Biovea Energie.
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