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Solar energy

According to IRENA, the African continent receives an annual solar irradiation of 2,119 kilowatt hours per square metre (kWh/m2); with most countries in the North, West and Southern Africa receiving more than 2,100 kWh/m2 annually. Cumulatively, Africa has a solar PV technical generation potential of 7,900 GW; and this capacity has barely been scratched yet....

ecommerce

According to the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), digital trade has been impactful in connecting many businesses to consumers at a global level.  Digital trade has significantly cut the costs of cross-border transactions, promoted coordination amongst value chains globally, and encouraged diffusion of technologies and ideas through innovations. By definition, digital trade entails...