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In Cairo this week, ACCE and Afrexim agreed to the signing of an MOU marking the beginning of a programme activities that will promote carbon finance and climate issues throughout the Africa continent. Afrexim is a major continental bank and this parntership is of great significance, demonstrating as it does, their faith in the work of both ACCE and GKI. Included in the programme of activities will be support for the upcoming SADC DNA Conference as well as future training course trans-continentally. Afrexim has also been an active advisor in setting up ACCE’s carbon trading platform that will be based in Zambia, but operational throughout Africa.
Afrexim is based in Cairo as well as having offices in Harare and Abuja. It is an active proponent of corporate social responsibility.
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