African women are especially vulnerable to the impacts of climate change but have contributed the least to the crisis.

African women are especially vulnerable to the impacts of climate change but have contributed the least to the crisis.

Historically, women have been silenced, undervalued, and overlooked despite the essential role they play in society and the role they can play in solving the climate crisis. This inequality seeps into financing, where corruption is rife and only a small fraction of development funding goes into projects that explicitly support the social and economic upliftment…

Climate Reality Leader and Country Mentor for Ghana Chibeze Ezekiel along with other Climate Reality Leaders met key officials of theAfrican Development Bank (AfDB) during the institute’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Accra, Ghana on the 25th of May 2022.

Climate Reality Leader and Country Mentor for Ghana Chibeze Ezekiel along with other Climate Reality Leaders met key officials of the
African Development Bank (AfDB) during the institute’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Accra, Ghana on the 25th of May 2022.

The meeting provided an opportunity to discuss a position paper on public financing compiled by Civil Society Organisations (CSOs). The position statement presented recommendations to the bank for responsible and sustainable investments in Africa, calling for transparency, a fossil fuel financing exclusion plan, and the need to strengthen the relationships between the bank & CSOs….

Nigeria on Africa Day 2022, calling for the financing of renewable energy and the end of the fossil fuel era.

Nigeria on Africa Day 2022, calling for the financing of renewable energy and the end of the fossil fuel era.

Climate Reality Leader Mike Terungwa and fellow activists gathered outside the offices of the African Development Bank (AfDB) in Abuja. The African Development Bank, along with other public finance institutions is mandated to finance development. Yet they continue to fund projects that harm communities, mismanage resources, and contribute to the destruction of the planet. Many…