ENVIRONNEMENT | ENVIRONMENT

25-Feb-2021 to 09:55

Ivorian farmers alloted 20,000 ha of classified forest

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Ivorian farmers have been alloted 20,000 hectares of classified forest under the aegis of an agro-forestry project, APA can report on Thursday.

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28-Jan-2021 to 18:14

Senegal: 750 white pelicans die in Senegal’s national park

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Senegalese authorities have confirmed the death of 750 white pelicans at the Djoudj Bird Park, located in the region of Saint-Louis (north).

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25-Jan-2021 to 09:43

South Sudan-Ethiopia conservation project gets €4.4 m grant

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — A grant agreement worth €4.4 million was signed on Sunday to support IGAD for a Trans-boundary South Sudan-Ethiopia biodiversity conservation project in the Boma-Gambella landscape.

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23-Jan-2021 to 15:53

Immature swarms of desert locust appear in Ethiopia, Kenya: FAO

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Saturday said immature swarms of desert locust continue to appear in six zones of Ethiopia’s Afar and Amhara regions.

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13-Jan-2021 to 19:57

FAO warns desert locusts continue East Africa migration

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Immature locust swarms continue to migrate southwards from different breeding areas in eastern Africa, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) said Tuesday.

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12-Jan-2021 to 19:23

Senegal: Great Green Wall Initiative gets second wind

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Several donors pledged yesterday to provide more than 14 billion dollars to this project, one of which ambitions is to restore 100 million hectares of land along the Sahelian strip.

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11-Jan-2021 to 17:49

Sahel: Great Green Wall gets $6 billion boost from AfDB

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The African Development Bank (AfDB) will mobilize $6.5 billion for the Great Green Wall Initiative.

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