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Going Green: Tapping into Africa’s Underused Waste-to-Energy Sector
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Going Green: Tapping into Africa’s Underused Waste-to-Energy Sector

Only 1 out of 5 people has access to electricity in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Out of nearly 1 billion people who do not have electricity worldwide, 50 percent are residing in Sub-Saharan African countries.
Lack of access to reliable electricity has been a widespread challenge in the African continent for decades, negatively affecting quality of life, economic growth and market competitiveness.

Towards a Circular Economy: Visionscape Closing the Loop
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Towards a Circular Economy: Visionscape Closing the Loop

Across the world, waste management has become one of the most critical environmental issues that needs to be addressed. From plastic pollution in oceans and on land and over-consumption due to the growth of the middle class across emerging markets to the current patterns across the developed world and rapid increase of waste generation, these factors have spawned an array of environmental issues, where not a single one overrides the other.

Visionscape to Boost Global Efforts to Tackle Plastic Waste in Coming Year
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Visionscape to Boost Global Efforts to Tackle Plastic Waste in Coming Year

One of Visionscape Group’s core actions in 2019 is to amplify its efforts in addressing plastic waste in Europe and in emerging African markets, with an eye towards expanding the reach of its waste management solutions in Asia, the Middle East, and across the globe.

In 2019, Visionscape plans to increase and strengthen partnerships with governments and businesses, and support them in implementing policies on plastic waste management, allowing them to reach their immediate and long-term sustainability goals.

Implementing The 3Rs of Effective Waste Management In Africa Through Corporate Social Responsibility
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Implementing The 3Rs of Effective Waste Management In Africa Through Corporate Social Responsibility

Africa – the second largest continent in the world, covering about one-fifth of the total land surface of Earth – is facing a waste crisis.
Many would argue that the surge of waste is a result of an exponential increase in population density, economic growth, and rapid urbanisation. Others would posit it is the lack of proper information on how waste can be managed from across the value chain

Bridging the Gap: The Future of Plastics and Food Packaging
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Bridging the Gap: The Future of Plastics and Food Packaging

As the world is working effortlessly to address the global plastic waste crisis and pushing to reduce our plastic consumption, it’s important to take note on those also doing what they can to also alleviate the problem. In addition to that, it is also important not to forget other forms of waste and their contributions towards carbon dioxide emissions.

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