Creating inclusive, safe, resilient, and sustainable urban environments for present and future generations.

Sustainable Cities

The Hidden Cost of Egypt’s Economic Growth

Despite Egypt's impressive economic growth, the stark reality of persistent poverty and environmental challenges reveals the hidden costs of a rapidly...
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Quadloop’s Circular Approach to Sustainable Innovation

Quadloop Africa exemplifies the potential of repurposing electronic waste for sustainable innovation, crafting solar products from discarded electronics to challenge conventional...
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Aba’s Geometric Power Plant and Future Prospects

The commissioning of the Geometric Power Plant In Aba, Nigeria, represents a transformative leap towards sustainable energy solutions, promising to address...
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Ecobarter’s Digital Revolution in Waste Management

Ecobarter pioneers a transformative approach to waste management, seamlessly integrating technology and community engagement to inspire a nationwide movement toward environmental...
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5 min read

Drops of Life: Majik Water’s Solution for Arid Communities

Majik Water spearheads a groundbreaking approach to combating water scarcity in Kenya’s arid regions, utilizing innovative air-to-water technology to revolutionize clean...
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9 min read

Green Goals: Powering African Football with Renewable Energy

As the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) grapples with the economic allure of its $1 billion value and environmental controversies surrounding...
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6 min read

Lagos Plastic Ban: A Bold Step or an Economic Blow?

The Lagos State government's decisive ban on single-use plastics and styrofoam sparks intense discussions about its economic impact, prompting a nuanced...
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7 min read

How Lake Turkana Powers Kenya’s Green Revolution

Lake Turkana Wind Power Limited (LTWP), Africa's largest wind farm located in Marsabit County, Kenya, with its monumental array of 365...
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7 min read

Beyond the Red Tape: Breaking Down Accessibility Barriers in Nigeria

Illustration by Tomi Abe. In Nigeria's pursuit of inclusivity, this exploration examines the array of challenges faced by individuals with disabilities....
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Hoops, Hurdles, and Hope: Nigeria’s Sporting Odyssey to Progress

Embarking on a transformative journey, Nigeria harnesses the unifying power of sports to navigate societal challenges, break through hurdles, and cultivate...
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3 min read

Combating Climate Change in Nigeria Through Collective Action

Illustration by Tomi Abe. Highlighting Nigeria's vulnerabilities to climate change, the need to transition to renewable energy, building climate resilience, mobilizing...
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3 min read

Sustainable Cold Storage Solutions for Off-Grid African Businesses: The Koolboks Approach

Highlighting Koolboks; a provider of eco-friendly, solar-powered refrigeration products to the Nigerian market, making refrigeration more accessible, affordable, and environmentally friendly,...
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2 min read

The Fascinating Story of BURN: a Leading Cookstove Manufacturing Company

BURN produces super fuel-efficient cookstoves to benefit the environment, health, and safety of individuals in Sub-Saharan Africa while also contributing to...
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3 min read

Why should Africa care about Sustainability?

Emphasizing the significance of sustainable development in Africa, addressing the challenges faced by the continent, and suggesting potential strategies to promote...
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