Environmental Tax in Africa: A Progressive Trend or a Perilous Path?

Africa is witnessing a growing interest in environmental taxation among its governments. While these taxes are conceived as tools to combat pressing ecological challenges and foster sustainable development, they are also seen as a means to boost state revenues. From carbon levies to vehicle taxes, governments across the continent are adopting innovative tax strategies that … Read more

Tanzania pioneers sustainable water management with inaugural green bond

In a groundbreaking move towards sustainable finance, Tanzania has launched its firstĀ green bond, aimed at bolstering water supply infrastructure and environmental conservation efforts in Tanga and adjacent areas. This milestone financial endeavor is poised to yield manifold advantages, including augmented water production for wider accessibility, bolstered environmental initiatives, fiscal alleviation for the government, and potentially … Read more