ENVIRONNEMENT | ENVIRONMENT

25-Jun-2019 to 14:12

Botswana to engage Angola on elephant conservation, relocation

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana is set to engage Angola to find a lasting solution to the management of their elephant herds, President Mokgweetsi Masisi said on Tuesday.

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24-Jun-2019 to 14:33

Zimbabwean leader calls for lifting of global ban on ivory trade

APA-Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe) — President Emmerson Mnangagwa has called for the lifting of a global ban on ivory trade, a development expected to unlock significant resources essential for promoting sustainable socio-economic development in Zimbabwe and other African countries.

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24-Jun-2019 to 08:31

AU-UN Wildlife Economy Summit kicks off in Zimbabwe

APA-Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe) — Representatives of more than 30 African countries have converged in Zimbabwe’s Victoria Falls resort town for the inaugural of African Union-United Nations Wildlife Economy Summit to discuss ideas on the conservation of the continent’s natural environment.

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16-Jun-2019 to 08:55

Morocco launches several activities on World Environment Day

APA - Rabat (Morocco) — Morocco, on Monday organized a series of activities on the occasion of World Environment Day, celebrated this year under the theme “Combating Air Pollution.”

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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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