Two German filmmaker students chose Africa as the location for their productions. Both were awarded with an Oscar valuing how they critically present controversial topics. One is about an Islamic terrorist attack, the other one deals with illegal gold trade.
The German Minister for Development met the Egyptian President to discuss about development in the education sector of the country. Germany has decided to support the investment in the education of the Egyptian youth.
There is a high unemployment rate among youths in Morocco and good conditions for the usage of renewable energy. German financed trainings make use of the country’s potential and support young Moroccans to develop local sustainability concerning green energy.
Germany has a high interest in encouraging the use of renewable energy. A Tunisian energy producer and the German Development Bank have already agreed on the construction of a photovoltaic power plant last year. The project has now started to be implemented.
Most of the world’s cashew nut farms are based in Africa, but most jobs related to the processing of cashew nuts are located outside of the continent. The German Initiative Competitive Cashew supports African producer countries in order to make the cashew nut business more lucrative.