In the wake of increasing land degradation as well as climate change, there is a growing concern to rethink current land use strategies and to devise innovative mechanisms to optimize the productivity of land. #BuildBackBetter
Together with @AfDB_Group and the Ministry of Local Government & Public Works, the #PCIREP project aims to respond to the needs of cyclone affected communities and address corrective measures for future flood related disasters #BuildBackBetter
To all the UNOPS women engineers who have played a part in the Post Cyclone Idai & Kenneth Emergency Recovery Project, we celebrate you. Your role in the public infrastructure rehabilitation response to Cyclone Idai in Zimbabwe can not go unnoticed
Happy #WomeninEngineering Day
PCIREP targets the Districts of Chimanimani & Chipinge in Manicaland Provinces being the most heavily impacted by Cyclone Idai. The focus is on public infrastructure interventions that will enable the maximisation of the intended socio-economic benefits #BuildBackBetter
The Post Cyclone Idai and Kenneth Emergency Recovery Project (PCIREP) is a multi-sectoral public infrastructure rehabilitation response to Cyclone Idai in Zimbabwe. #PCIREP aims to restore service levels of transport, power, #water and #sanitation, and agriculture...
The African Development Bank & @FAOInvest invite you to join us in exploring how digitalization of food & agriculture systems can provide quick responses to the #COVID19 crisis & accelerate longer-term transformation of Africa’s agri sector.
We may be landlocked in #Zimbabwe 🇿🇼but all rivers run to the sea. We know the importance of rivers in nourishing the land. Let's protect our rivers this #WorldOceansDay2020 & every day so the oceans may team with life.
The Ocean & humans are inextricably connected. The Ocean is a major influence on the weather & climate. It supports a great diversity of life & ecosystems and makes Earth habitable. Happy World Ocean Day!
.@WFP & @UNICEF are joining forces to celebrate #AfricaDay2020 !
On May 25th the Africa Day Benefit Concert At Home will be hosted by @idriselba and feature other African talent.
Tune in #AtHome on MTVBaseAfrica's YouTube page @ 6pm & on MTV Base, DStv Channel 322 @ 9pm (CAT)
“400 million Africans lack access to safe water and nearly 800 million do not have access to basic handwashing facilities – a massive challenge in the face of #COVID19.” - Jennifer Blanke, African Development Bank VP for Agriculture, Human & Social Development
Today is Hand Hygiene Day which mobilizes people to prioritise hand hygiene in health care facilities to protect health care workers and patients from infections. This year's theme is SAVE LIVES: Clean your hands: important in the fight against #COVID19
If there's one important lesson #COVID19 will teach us, it’s that we need to invest in health infrastructure across the world, particularly in #Africa, says Babatunde Omilola, Manager for Public Health, Security & Nutrition at the African Development Bank. bit.ly/2XFrAYV