Blackstone Completes Previously Announced Acquisition of Sphera, Leading Provider of ESG Software, Data, and Consulting Services

NEW YORK and CHICAGO, Sept. 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sphera today announced that private equity funds managed by Blackstone (NYSE: BX, “Blackstone”) have completed their previously announced acquisition of Sphera, a leading provider of environmental, social and governance (ESG) software, data and consulting services, from Genstar Capital. The transaction, which values the company at $1.4 […]

Blackstone achève l’acquisition précédemment annoncée de Sphera, fournisseur de premier plan de logiciels, de données et de services de conseil ESG

NEW YORK et CHICAGO, 14 sept. 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sphera a annoncé aujourd’hui que les fonds de capital-investissement gérés par Blackstone (NYSE : BX, « Blackstone ») ont achevé leur acquisition précédemment annoncée de Sphera, un fournisseur de premier plan de logiciels, de données et de services de conseil en matière d’environnement, de gestion sociale et de gouvernance (ESG), […]

Tech Companies Datamaran and Intelex Team Up to Provide a Full-Suite ESG Software Solution

The exclusive relationship allows Intelex customers to manage the full life cycle of their ESG strategy, including Materiality Analysis and Risk Identification. Toronto, Canada, Sept. 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Intelex Technologies, ULC, a leading global provider of cloud-based Environmental, Health, Safety and Quality (EHSQ) management software, today announced it has entered an exclusive reseller partnership with […]

IGAD – €COFISH Workshop On Marine Fisheries Coordination Platform

September 6, 2021 (ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia): In conformity with the mandated objectives and guidelines of the E€OFISH programme, IGAD in partnership with ECOFISH held a workshop on 6 and 7 September in Addis Ababa, at the Radisson Blu Hotel. About 30 participants attended the workshop. Fishery Director Generals, Directors and Fishery Senior Experts from IGAD Member […]

Multiple reports of alleged human rights violations in Tigray

UN human rights chief, Michelle Bachelet on Monday deplored “multiple and severe reports of alleged gross violations of human rights, humanitarian and refugee law” committed by all parties to the conflict in Tigray.  In an update to the UN Human Rights Council (OHCHR) on the situation in the northernmost regional state in Ethiopia, Ms. Bachelet said the conflict has “continued unabated,” and […]

Multi Stakeholder Forum To Strengthen Feed/Fodder Value Chains Using Technology Innovations In IGAD Cluster II

7th September, 2021(Adama, Ethiopia): Recurrent droughts, floods and other climate-related disasters have eroded the livelihoods of communities in IGAD cluster III (Mandera ecosystem of Ethiopia, Kenya and Somalia). It has resulted in chronic food insecurity, protracted competition and conflicts over livestock and access to pasture and water resources and unwarranted loss of human life.  IDDRSI PCU in […]