Tag: Eastern Africa

How climate change is threatening food security & peace in the Horn of Africa

The last decade was the warmest on record as a result of climate change and the horn of Africa is one the regions that have been hit the most. According to the International Committee of the Red Cross, people in Ethiopia, Somalia, and other parts of Eastern Africa are increasingly caught between deadly extremes weather conditions in addition to violence. Julien Lerisson, Head of ICRC Delegation in Ethiopia joins CNBC Africa for more.

Opportunities and challenges facing East Africa’s real estate sector

With the growing demand for infrastructure across Eastern Africa, big real estate projects sector continues to see a boom. However, not without some challenges that’s according Mark Dunford, Head of JLL East Africa. He joins CNBC Africa for more on the side-lines of the Development Finance Forum held in Rwanda.

African Development Bank assesses Africa’s economies, this is how they fair…

African Development Bank's economic outlook shows decline in regional economies.

Taking advantage of current low interest rates

Taking advantage of current low interest rates

Foreign miners raise concerns over Tanzania’s new mining laws

Foreign miners raise concerns over Tanzania's new mining laws