Energy Poverty in Zimbabwe Takes Many Forms But Policy Only Looks at One

Infrastructure, such as power lines and poles, is of no use if households can’t afford electricity and aren’t connected to the grid. shutterstock Ellen Fungisai Chipango, University of Johannesburg Around the world, many countries measure energy poverty by looking at income. They define energy poverty in terms of how much of a household’s budget is […]

Angola’s Oil and Gas Industry Can Thrive Alongside its Rich Biodiversity

Lunanda, Angola//-Last month, reports that Angola was drafting legislation to permit oil, gas and mining activities in 14 national conservation areas, including the Luengue-Luiana National Park, which represents part of the Kavango-Zambezi Transfrontier Conservation Area stretching across Angola, Namibia, Botswana, Zambia and Zimbabwe led to protests by environmentalist groups.