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    06-Jun-2018 to 17:31

    Mozambique: Ian Kharma to address International Tourism Conference

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Botswana's former President Ian Khama has arrived in the Mozambican capital Maputo, where he will be the keynote speaker at the International Conference on Nature-Based Tourism.

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    05-Jun-2018 to 17:08

    Greenpeace launches environmental activism platform

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — To coincide with World Environment Day June 5, Greenpeace Africa to mark the day has announced the launching of an online campaign platform called VUMA.EARTH.

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    03-Jun-2018 to 10:38

    Thirsty Cape Town turns to Antarctica icebergs to ease water woes

    APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — If you think the Cape Town authorities are doing nothing, hands folded behind them and leaving their residents thirsty in the face of a serious water shortage in the city, you are completely wrong.

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    29-May-2018 to 20:00

    Senegal holds confab on oil exploitation best practices

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The third National Conference on Sustainable Development (CNDD) in Senegal, opened in Dakar on Tuesday with the aim of “identifying and capitalizing on the best practices of countries with proven experience” in oil and gas exploitation.

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    28-May-2018 to 18:42

    Mozambique to eliminate mercury by 2020

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The Mozambican government, in partnership with the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR), have launched a national inventory on mercury under the terms of the Minimata Convention, seeking to eliminate the use of mercury in the industry, artisanal mining and other sectors of activity by 2020.

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    24-May-2018 to 12:49

    Mozambique, Zambia and Zimbabwe keen to improve electricity production

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The executive manager of Mozambique's Hidroeléctrica de Cahora Bassa (HCB) power utility, Nelson Beete, has said an Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) classified the Zambezi basin as having the worst potential effects of climate change among the 11 largest basins in Africa due to the effect of rising temperatures and reduced rainfall.

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    23-May-2018 to 18:42

    Germany commits €15.5m to SADC conservation area

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana and Germany have signed another financing agreement to fund Phase III of the Kavango Zambezi (KAZA) Transfrontier Conservation Area programme to the tune of €15.5 million.

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