As the coronavirus pandemic puts an accent on the geopolitical dynamics among powerful states, China has stepped up its support to Africa’s fight against the virus – arguably not only out of magnanimity. Although China’s assistance is very welcome on the continent at the moment, more is on its way to test China-Africa relations, such as negotiations on debt relief.
In this blog, Leo Roberts (ODI), stresses the importance of the private sector in shifting the energy landscape in African countries. The analysis focuses on Kenya.
In order to deliver the outcomes set out in the Paris Agreement on climate change vast sums of finance must
Rebecca Symington and Aaron Leopold describes what are obstacles for private investment in renewable energy in Africa.