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Africa and the EU commit to renewable energy roll-out

Africa’s economy is growing currently at an average rate of 3 per cent per year and in the last decade, six of the world’s ten fastest-growing economies were in sub-Saharan Africa. Yet, the continent’s power supply is not keeping pace

African migration: more opportunities than challenges?

“Migration has the potential to reduce youth unemployment by contributing to economic development through remittances and by importing skills, knowledge and technology to both the countries of origin and destination”

Refugees face new risks at Europe’s borders

Building fences, push-backs and outsourcing border controls have become a key tool in Europe’s response to the worst refugee crisis seen since the Second World War, according to a new report by Amnesty International