COP28 INSIGHTS EP5: Nigeria’s climate agenda

As part of our COP28 Insights! series, listen to EP5 as Ernst Müller, Senior Associate, is joined by Dolapo Kukoyi, Detail Commercial Solicitors. Together, they delve into the diverse approaches taken by African countries to meet the requirements and commitments of the Paris Agreement. Discover the commitment of the Nigerian government in the challenge of … Read more

COP28 Insights EP4: Exploring Ghana’s climate commitments

As part of our COP28 Insights! series, listen to EP4 as Ernst Müller, Senior Associate, as he sits down with guest speaker, NanaAma Botchway, founder of N. Dowuona & Company as they investigate Ghana’s climate initiatives and the role of African businesses in shaping a sustainable future. Further podcasts can be listened to here.   … Read more

COP28 Insights EP3: Namibia’s climate agenda: unpacking commitments and green hydrogen ambitions

As part of our COP28 Insights! series, listen to Ernst Müller (Senior Associate, Johannesburg), talk to Stefanie Busch (ENS) and they unravel Africa’s climate commitments. Explore Namibia’s goals in emissions reduction, renewables, and green hydrogen and hear about the crucial involvement of the private sector and the significance of global collaboration for successful climate initiatives. … Read more

THE CARBON OFFSET MARKET MAY NEED MORE THAN WHAT ARTICLE 6 CURRENTLY HAS TO OFFER

As the world turns its gaze towards Dubai, it is clear that universally adopted climate action is needed for us to achieve the global ambition of limiting global warming to 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels and reaching net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. An important mechanism that will allow nations to achieve this is the successful development … Read more

A just transition – Can COP28 make a fair and sustainable future a reality?

While popular in climate policy circles, the notion of a just transition has yet to pervade the wider consciousness at a global level, even as debate surrounding climate change and net zero policies garner mounting attention. The concept of a just transition: embodies the tension between the need to move to a low carbon economy … Read more

ESG Tracker SADC Region October 2023

There are so many ESG-related publications and developments that it is hard to keep abreast of them all. For this reason, HSF publishes a monthly tracker of ESG-related publications and developments, with a primary focus on developments that may be of most interest to or impact our clients in the Southern African Development Community, be … Read more

ESG Tracker SADC Region September 2023

There are so many ESG-related publications and developments that it is hard to keep abreast of them all. For this reason, HSF publishes a monthly tracker of ESG-related publications and developments, with a primary focus on developments that may be of most interest to or impact our clients in the Southern African Development Community, be … Read more