‘Back Off’: African climate groups decry Europe’s dash for gas at COP27

23 November, 2022

Posted by: Njango Njung'e

 ‘Back Off’: African climate groups decry Europe’s dash for gas at COP27

Category : Power Shift in the News | tags: DeSmog

Waving giant euro banknotes splattered with the words “blood money”, African protesters at U.N. climate talks in Egypt demanded European governments halt a “dash” for the continent’s natural gas.

...“This is basically another scramble for Africa,” Koaile Monaheng of Power Shift Africa, a Nairobi-based energy and climate think tank, told DeSmog.

“European companies should not be here in Africa,” said Dean Bhekumuzi Bhebhe, a South Africa-based campaigner for the Don’t Gas Africa.

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