Africa: Time to Raise the Ambition for Climate Action

[IPS] Amsterdam, Netherlands -In recent days we have seen the understandable decision reached to postpone the UN climate change conference – COP26 – which was due to take place this November. As the world reels from the widespread impacts of the coronavirus crisis, it is the right call.

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Zimbabwe: Harare Hit Where It Hurts the Most – Its Forex

[East African] Zimbabwe, perennially in need of foreign currency reserves, was banking on its annual tobacco exports to earn needed Forex from this month, as the harvest is readied for export. Then coronavirus happened, stopping all exports.

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