ENVIRONNEMENT | ENVIRONMENT

24-Jan-2023 to 09:06

Let’s all champion the oceans' needs – UN's chief Guterres

APA-Praia (Cape Verde) — On the last day of his visit to Cabo Verde, UN Secretary-General António Guterres addressed the Ocean Race Summit Mindelo, saying that “ending the ocean emergency is a race we must win.”

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20-Jan-2023 to 08:42

UN interested in Zambia lead pollution case

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — A South African court has allowed a group of UN-appointed experts to be involved in a class action lawsuit against a mining company based in Zambia, the UN human rights office, OHCHR, reported on Thursday.

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11-Jan-2023 to 11:41

Cote d’Ivoire: FAO to inject CFA100 m into green initiative

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — The Green Cities Initiative, a project supported by the FAO, will be implemented in Cote d’Ivoire within a few months as part of a partnership with the District of Abidjan, through the Institute of Circular Economy of Abidjan (IECA).

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28-Dec-2022 to 12:57

Rwanda's weather watchdog renews alert over heavy rains

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The Rwanda Meteorological Agency on Wednesday renewed its alert over heavy rains ranging between 30 and 150 mm which is expected across the country from December 21 to December 31, 2022.

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28-Dec-2022 to 11:40

Unseasonal rainfall warning for Senegal

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Senegal's National Agency for Civil Aviation and Meteorology (ANACIM) has forecast “light to moderate rainfall” throughout the country.

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20-Dec-2022 to 11:32

Angola: Everyday life 'blighted by climate change'

APA-Luanda (Angola) — Climate change is affecting the everyday lives of ordinary Angolans, according to 75 percent of respondents of a recent study by the European Investment Bank (EIB).

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12-Dec-2022 to 14:46

EBRD pledges €25m for Morocco's green transition

APA-Rabat (Morocco) — The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has joined forces with the Green Climate Fund (GCF) and the European Union (EU) to provide €25 million in financing to the Banque Centrale Populaire (BCP) to support Morocco's green transition.

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