ENVIRONNEMENT | ENVIRONMENT

24-Mar-2019 to 17:30

93% of S/Africans have access to water services - Official

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Some 93% of the South Africans have access to clean water supply services and 76% of the population have access to basic sanitation services, a senior official has said.

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22-Mar-2019 to 17:14

eSwatini applies for $35 000 wetlands funding

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — eSwatini has filed a proposal for a $35 000 share from the Ramsar Wetlands Conservation Fund (WFC).

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20-Mar-2019 to 18:56

Africa Climate Change Week opens in Accra

APA-Accra (Ghana) — Africa’s Climate Change Week has been opened in Accra with Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo saying Ghana was committed to fighting climate change challenges.

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20-Mar-2019 to 12:17

Liberia: Blue Oceans Conference Opens in Monrovia

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The Blue Oceans Conference which is being hosted by the Liberian government and its partners, got underway on Wednesday, March 20 in Monrovia.

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17-Mar-2019 to 18:09

Botswana rues 'disturbing' rhino poaching trend

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s Wildlife and Tourism minister, Kitso Mokaila has rued the challenge which wildlife crime continues pose on his ministry's efforts to conserve some iconic species, APA learned Sunday.

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17-Mar-2019 to 12:56

Mozambique: Cyclone Idai death toll rises to 68

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The authorities in Mozambique say the death toll from Cyclone Idai in the country's central region has risen to 68, with the figure for those injured surpassing 1000, APA can report.

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15-Mar-2019 to 18:42

Forum Crans Montana: Africa must draw inspiration from Morocco’s energy transiti...

APA-Dakhla (Morocco) Special Envoy: Ibrahima Dione — Many countries in Africa should draw inspiration from the energy transition initiated by Morocco, Aziz Fall, the Director of the agency for the promotion and cooperation in renewable energies of Senegal (Aner) declared Friday in the Moroccan city of Dakhla.

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