CCS FOCAC Policy Briefing (Africa) |Raising the bar on sustainable development: Renewable energy and environmental standards in FOCAC VI

CCS_PB_Africa_China_FOCAC_HE_MB_2015Policy Briefing No. 7 – November 2015 

The 6th Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) is taking place at a time when Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are high on most international development agendas. Two important aspects of this agenda include environmental protection and the promotion of renewable energy. This policy briefing examines the promotion of renewable energy and the importance of environmental standards in Africa, within the China-Africa relationship.  [Continue reading]