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South Africa Merchandise Trade Statistics for October 2018

South Africa Merchandise Trade Statistics for October 2018

30 Nov 2018Topic NewsTrade data analysis and visualisation
South Africa posts largest trade gap in 9 months South Africa’s trade deficit widened to R5.55 billion in October of 2018 from a downwardly revised R3.83 billion in the previous...
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Climate change and multilateralism figure high on first day of UN General Assembly debate

Climate change and multilateralism figure high on first day of UN General Assembly debate

26 Sep 2018Topic NewsTrade and the environment
Secretary-General calls for renewed commitment to rules-based order, reformed, reinvigorated, strengthened multilateral system If there was one issue that was a recurrent theme on...
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Energy implications of higher economic growth in Africa

Energy implications of higher economic growth in Africa

21 Aug 2018Topic NewsTrade and the environment
EIA’s International Energy Outlook 2018 focuses on uncertainty in economic projections for China, India, and Africa China, India, and Africa are three of the most populated...
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Climate variability accelerates food and nutrition insecurity in Southern Africa

Climate variability accelerates food and nutrition insecurity in Southern Africa

10 Jul 2018Topic NewsTrade and the environment
Food insecure population on the increase The number of food insecure people in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) region in the 2018/19 consumption year is 29 milli...
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Africa’s energy transition: Opportunities and challenges for decent work

Africa’s energy transition: Opportunities and challenges for decent work

24 Apr 2018Topic NewsTrade and the environment
Africa’s energy landscape is changing, but not in a uniform direction. New discoveries of oil and gas are accompanying the expansion of renewable energy generation. What does the...
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Building environment and natural resources management resilience in East Africa

Building environment and natural resources management resilience in East Africa

02 Mar 2018Topic NewsTrade and the environment
The East African Community (EAC) Secretariat in collaboration with the Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), hel...
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One Planet Summit: Finance commitments fire-up higher momentum for Paris Climate Change Agreement

One Planet Summit: Finance commitments fire-up higher momentum for Paris Climate Change Agreement

14 Dec 2017Topic NewsTrade and the environment
On 12 December at the One Planet Summit, the 2nd anniversary of the Paris Agreement, world leaders gathered once again in the French capital to underscore how financial flows are s...
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