Michelle Anekeya Appointed Head of East Africa Operations for Hudson Sandler

Strategic communications consultancy firm Hudson Sandler has appointed Michelle Anekeya as Partner, Head of East Africa. Prior to her appointment, Anekeya was based at Hill+Knowlton Strategies where she worked for over a decade serving in different positions such as associate director, client service director and account director. She has a strong track record in the development of award-winning integrated communications campaigns, crisis communications, digital communications, employee and executive communications, media relations, people management, stakeholder relations and advocacy. Her career which spans over 16 years in integrated marketing and communications has…

Pan-African Social Agency Hosts Climate Justice Capacitation Workshops Ahead Of COP 27

Pan African social agency, Crtve DEVELOPMENT (CD) is hosting a series of training and sensitisation workshops to build a voice on climate justice in the lead up to the UN Climate Change Conference (COP 27) slated for November 2022 in Egypt, and beyond. The workshops are part of a campaign to help shape the broader narrative of climate justice in Africa. Representatives from organizations such as Greenpeace, WRI and the British Council will equip to equip creatives, policy makers and community leaders from across the continent on climate-related policy education,…

LG Showcase A New Refrigerator That Changes Color To Match Users’ Moods And Enhance The Kitchen Environment

 LG Electronics (LG) has rolled out a new refrigerator designed to boost customer experience in the kitchen while at the same time changing its colour to match their current moods. Dubbed MoodUP refrigerator, this new product was unveiled at IFA 2022 which ended yesterday in Berlin and will be showcased at CAN- a unique event space located near Central Berlin. The exhibition will be held in partnership with NTS Radio – a London-based online radio station and media platform with an aim to present inspiring, mood-driven experiences centred on LG’s…

IFC, KCB Partnership to Boost Access to Climate Finance in Kenya

KCB Bank Kenya and IFC have signed a partnership that will help catalyze the growth of climate finance in Kenya by increasing support for businesses addressing climate change.   IFC will extend a $150 million loan to KCB Bank Kenya to fund the growth of the bank’s climate finance portfolio, with a specific focus on financing the development of energy efficiency projects, renewable energy, climate smart projects, and green buildings. Through the partnership, IFC will support the bank to develop a climate finance strategy and build its capacity for climate risk assessment and reporting.   “We continue to play our role in climate mitigation and adaptation in…