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Occupational Health and Safety in the Sugar Industry of Kenya – A Special Publication of the IUF Global Sugar Program.

This Special Publication presents information on the activities on Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) in the sugar industry in Kenya, developed by the IUF Global Sugar Program and the Kenya Union of Sugar Plantation Workers (KUSPW) in the context of the IUF Sugar Project in East and Southern Africa running from October 2007 to September …

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Africa Sugar Digest, Volume III – Number 8, 9 September 2012

Contents: • South Africa: Mandatory blending for bio-fuels passed • Ethiopia: Ambitious sugar expansion plans • Tanzania: Kilombero Sugar Illovo to start beverage alcohol production • Cameroon: Indian and local investors in a USD 113 million factory • Egypt: Sugar investments in Sudan and Tanzania • Swaziland: Sugar wages increase in 2012/13 largest in the …

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Africa Sugar Digest, Volume III – Number 7, 28 July 2012

Contents: * Kenya: Mumias seeks USD 400 million for new plant * Zimbabwe: Government takes over USD 600 million ethanol project * Sudan: One billion dollar investment in sugar * Swaziland: Ubombo Sugar said cane trash worth more than cane * Tanzania: Egyptians to invest in sugar * Mauritius: Sugar companies to merge

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Africa Sugar Digest, Vol. III, No 6, 11 June 2012

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Africa Sugar Digest, Vol. III, No 5, 31 May 2012

Contents: • South Africa: Wage agreement reached in the sugar sector • Mozambique: SINTIA reaches agreement in Maragra Sugar • Tanzania: Rufiji Sugar Plant announced for next year • Nigeria: Dangote poised to acquire Savannah Sugar • Ghana: Komenda factory to be reactivated • Mali: Illovo Sugar withdraws from Markala project • Mozambique: Progress in …

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Africa Sugar Digest, Vol. III, No 4, 4 May 2012

Contents: • Malawi: Two sugar companies to start in 2013 • Zimbabwe: 4,500 workers in ethanol plant may lose jobs • Uganda: New sugar factory and cogeneration plant • Niger: Chinese Sinolight to build new sugar plant • Sudan: Two million acres promised to Saudi Arabia • Swaziland: Euros 54.267 million grant for the sugar …

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Africa Sugar Digest, Vol. III, No 3, 27 March 2012

Contents: • Mali: Illovo’s sugar project under pressure • Sudan: Kenana plans Hong Kong IPO • Kenya: Biofuel complex proposed for Bungoma • Mozambique: New sugar mill for Zambezia • Niger: Chinese Sinolight to build new sugar plant • South Africa: Ethanol plant by 2014 • Kenya: Nzoia Sugar to set up bottled water plant …

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Africa Sugar Digest, Vol. III, No 2, 9 February 2012

Contents: • Angola: Japanese Marubeni to build sugar and ethanol plant • Ethiopia: Indian Karaturi to build sugar factory • Tanzania: Kilombero abandons sugar cane project • South Africa: Tongaat lobbies for biofuel policy • Egypt: Nile Sugar to increase capacity in 2013 • Algeria: Cevital 2012 exports at 1 million tonnes • Sudan: Kenana …

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Africa Sugar Digest, Vol. III, No 1, 14 January 2012

Contents: • Mozambique: French Tereos and Brazilian Petrobras interested in ethanol production • Uganda: Eight new sugar companies on their way • Tanzania: Imports of Brazilian ethanol to reduce fuel costs • Mauritius: Increasing exports of refined sugar to Europe • Kenya: New sugar company opens in Nyanza • Egypt: Delta Sugar plans to expand …

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Africa Sugar Digest, Vol. II, No 10, 14 November 2011

Sudan: White Nile to reach 450,000 tonnes in 2012 Sudan’s minister of industry said the White Nile Sugar Factory project is to produce 250,000 tonnes of sugar this year, and will increase to 450,000 tonnes next season. A Kenana Sugar spokes-person said the White Nile Sugar Factory is using the most up-to-date technologies, with a …

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