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Africa's Maritime Cyber Security Progress After the Transnet Attack

The Maritime Executive 16 Sep 2021
On Thursday, the Institute for Security Studies (ISS) brought cybersecurity professionals together in a webinar to discuss Africa’s maritime security preparedness ... ISS research officer Denys Reva noted that Africa has capacity to deal with maritime cyber threats, but lacks the coordination.
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Study Shows Huge Potential for Mexico's Clean Shipping Market

The Maritime Executive 16 Sep 2021
It has capitalized on its Pacific and Atlantic coast ports, giving access to markets in Asia, Europe and Africa. Its strategic position has enabled the country to build a vibrant maritime industry, with cargo volume standing at 6.4 million twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) last year, down nine percent from 7.1 million TEUs in 2019 ... ....
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Summit seeks creation of Nigerian maritime cluster

Business Day Online 15 Sep 2021
According to him, the country had coveted maritime hub status in the West and Central Africa sub-region for decades, and not much had been done to harness the immense potential available ... Others include Wamkele Mene, Secretary-General, Africa Continental Free Trade Area ...
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9/11 Until Now — White Americans Don’t Want Peace

Jacksonville Free Press 15 Sep 2021
China launched its “Belt and Road Initiative” (BRI), a strategy that seeks to connect Asia with Africa and Europe via land and maritime networks with the aim of improving regional integration, increasing trade and stimulating economic growth.
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Africa’s first underwater museum set to open in Kenya

Mail Guardian South Africa 14 Sep 2021
Divers can also expect to see submerged artwork that highlights other aspects of the area’s maritime history, including the slave trade that blighted East Africa’s shores across the centuries ... The East Africa coast already has an underwater hotel — located off Tanzania’s shores — and a second is planned for Mombasa.
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Africa Finance Corporation Plans $500 Million Infrastructure Climate Resilient Fund under newly created asset management ...

The Marshall News Messenger 14 Sep 2021
As part of its drive to address Africa’s vulnerability to climate risk, Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) has created an independent asset management arm, AFC Capital Partners, with a debut offering ... She brings a wealth of experience to AFC and will enable investors to access meaningful exposure in Africa’s infrastructure market.” ... NIGERIA AFRICA.
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Africa Finance Corporation prévoit de un Fonds pour la Résilience aux Changements Climatiques de 500 ...

Cadillac News 14 Sep 2021
Dans le cadre de son objectif de remédier à la vulnérabilité de l'Afrique face au risque climatique, Africa Finance Corporation a créé une branche de gestion d'actifs indépendante, AFC Capital Partners, dont sa première offre serait ... NIGERIA AFRICA ... Africa Finance Corporation.
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JAMES STAVRIDIS: Mobile base off Africa’s west coast shows US’s drive to fighting piracy

Business Day 13 Sep 2021
The Hershel “Woody” Williams, a huge warship the US Navy calls an “expeditionary sea base,” is now off the West coast of Africa as part of a multinational exercise in countering piracy ... The UN estimates that West Africa loses more than $750m a year due to maritime crime.
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Feature: BRI brings hearts of Ugandan, Chinese young people closer

Xinhua 13 Sep 2021
11, is a new generation of children that signifies the people-to-people relations between China and Africa, brought forward by the BRI. Announced in 2013 by China, the BRI, aims to build trade and infrastructure networks connecting Asia with Europe and Africa ... Maritime Silk Road.
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BRI brings hearts of Ugandan, Chinese young people closer

People Daily 13 Sep 2021
11, is a new generation of children that signifies the people-to-people relations between China and Africa, brought forward by the BRI. Announced in 2013 by China, the BRI, aims to build trade and infrastructure networks connecting Asia with Europe and Africa ... Maritime Silk Road.
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Support Centre Better Positioned to Assist Migrants, Including Children

Reliefweb 12 Sep 2021
MRC Obock is positioned to assist migrants stranded on the Eastern Migratory route which runs from the Horn of Africa to the Arab Peninsula and encompasses one of the busiest maritime crossings in the world ... the Obock MRC – one of eight MRCs in the East and Horn of Africa.
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Experts call for efficient transport systems to realize benefits of AfCFTA

Ghana Web 10 Sep 2021
Maritime industry experts have called for the development of a robust maritime industry for effective trading within the single continental market ... The Executive Director of the Institute of African Maritime Development also called for increased political will in the matter of a common currency for Africa to aid trading.
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Experts call for devt of transport systems among others to realize benefits of AfCFTA

Ghana Web 10 Sep 2021
Maritime industry experts have called for the development of a robust maritime industry for effective trading within the single continental market ... The Executive Director of the Institute of African Maritime Development also called for increased political will in the matter of a common currency for Africa to aid trading.
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Experts call for dev’t of transport systems among others to realize benefits of AfCFTA

B & FT Online 10 Sep 2021
Maritime industry experts have called for the development of a robust maritime industry for effective trading within the single continental market ... The Executive Director of the Institute of African Maritime Development also called for increased political will in the matter of a common currency for Africa to aid trading.
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