Country Focus: Rwanda

Twenty two years ago, Rwanda was ripped apart by hatred of the highest order. Today, the Land of a Thousand Hills is a stable nation with a growing Gross National Product and a booming green economy.

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Green People Living Extraordinarily…

Living a green lifestyle may seem a daunting task for some, but in reality, there are small changes that every ordinary person can make to impact the environment positively.

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Eating you way to a healthier planet…

The key to sustainability is balancing our needs with that of the planet. Maintaining good bodily health and nutrition, therefore, should not compromise the health and longevity of the environment.

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Marrakech: North Africa’s sustainability pioneer

Hosting the COP22 UN Climate Conference in November last year wasn’t the first, only, and last thing to connect Marrakech to the global sustainability stage. Morocco’s Red City is well on its way to

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Imagined Earth – Here, there and everywhere near you

Imagine a world where we all understood and valued the power and significance of recycling our waste. Imagine seamless recycling processes right in your neighborhood, such as filling stations, shopping malls or cafés. That is

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How do Kenyan consumers view green issues?


Kenya continues to demonstrate its commitment towards the mitigating effects of global warming through various ways, including the signing of local bills and international agreements.

Kenya recently signed the Paris Agreement which, according to the Cabinet Secretary for Environment, Water, and Natural Resources, Judi Wakhungu, will form part of Kenya’s laws.

The agreement, ratified on January 27th, 2017, allows developing countries that bear the brunt of the climate change, to receive finances from developed countries to aid in environmental conservation strategies.



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About African Green Elements (AGE)

AGE is a brand that is owned by Alternative Sources, a consumer company registered in the Republic of South Africa. AGE is intent and well positioned to stimulate and encourage sharing of ideas, provoke stimulating discussions, whilst we continuously and with enthusiasm and passion, showcase people, places, products and brands on the continent especially in the green/smart living/ space. This brand promotes the green agenda from African consumers’ point of view.

AGE is also a good platform for showcasing green products, service providers, smart living consumers as well as current issues on the state of the green agenda in Africa. This is our African Green Elements. Become part of the AGE family: SELL, COMMENT, LIST, SHOP from your hotel room, at the airport lounge, at home, at the cafe, at the salon and anywhere where you see the AGE logo and magazine. Positive things are happening in Africa and they so happen to be green.