15-Jun-2019 to 15:40

World Bank provides $500m grant to Ethiopia

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — World Bank has provided $500 million in grant to Ethiopia to increase sustainable land management practices and productivity.

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15-Jun-2019 to 15:27

S/African parks dominate, but Serengeti leads Africa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s world renown Kruger National Park, Madikwe Game Reserve and Phinda Game Reserve have been ranked in 18th, 19th and 20th places, respectively, according to SafariBookings.com, an online marketplace for safaris on the continent.

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11-Jun-2019 to 17:08

LiSwati, six foreigners wanted by Interpol for wildlife crimes

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — A citizen of eSwatini is wanted by the International Criminal Police Organisation (Interpol) for environmental crimes.

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08-Jun-2019 to 16:15

World Oceans Day: SA celebrates new marine protected areas

Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa on Saturday joined the rest of the world in celebrating World Oceans Day by declaring the setting up of 20 new protected areas in the country’s nearly 3,000 km coastline, APA has learnt.

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30-May-2019 to 23:28

Mozambique post-disaster donor conference begins Friday

APA-Maputo (mozambique) — The International Conference of Donors for Reconstruction Post Cyclones Idai and Kenneth, which struck central and northern Mozambique between March and April this year, kicks off this Friday in the city of Beira, Sofala province, one of the most devastated by the inclement weather.

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29-May-2019 to 11:37

AfDB hosts Zero Emissions Omissions Coalition

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The African Development Bank and the Zero Emissions Omissions Coalition, an advocacy group dedicated to mobilising support for climate change, have met to discuss the Bank’s role in leading clean energy production on the continent and greater transparency on its investments.

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