Media Monitoring, Monday 13 November

Arab Co-ordination Group to allocate $50bn for projects in Africa,

Saudi energy minister signs 5 MoUs with African countries in sustainability push (Arab News)

Exclusive: South Africa to miss 2030 emissions goal as it keeps coal plants burning (Reuters)

Germany commits EUR 23m to back S Africa's green hydrogen economy (Renewables Now)

Arab Co-ordination Group to allocate $50bn for projects in Africa (The National News)

Africa’s Top Economies Are Being Forced to Go Solar (Bloomberg)

COP28: A year after climate change funding breakthrough, poor countries eye disappointment at Dubai summit (

Norway, Senegal sign Article 6 MoU (Carbon Pulse)

Kenya land rights dispute spills over into carbon market -media (Carbon Pulse)

Kenya hosts China-Africa investment summit amid call for green transition (Xinhua)

Egypt issues CNY sustainable bond in groundbreaking step for Africa (African Law Business)

E3 Capital leads seed capital round for carbon financing platform (Africa Capital Digest)

SOUTH AFRICA: the AfDB finances $300 million for energy and climate resilience (Afrik21)

RWANDA: BasiGo completes electric bus expansion with $1.5m from USAID (Cleantechnica)

South Africa’s Eskom Unveils The Largest Battery Storage Project in Africa (Cleantechnica)

“Climate change to cost Africa $30 billion in GDP by 2030” – Experts (Naira Metrics)

Zambia-EU: signing of an agreement for sustainable forest management (APA News)

Hundreds of activists demand plastic action in Kenya (The East African)

Middle East and North Africa Regional Climate Brief, November 2023 (Relief Web)

The Kenya Private Sector takes a lead role in bolstering Kenya’s sustainability position (Africa Science News)