ENVIRONNEMENT | ENVIRONMENT

29-Jan-2019 to 16:36

UK trains Angolan authorities to combat illegal wildlife trade

APA-Luanda (Angola) — The UK has organized a two-day training of Angolan official with a view to combatting illegal wildlife trade.

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29-Jan-2019 to 12:01

Botswana faces hunger as climate change bites

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana is facing food shortage, with the current ploughing season experiencing dry spells coupled with above-normal rainfall in some parts of the country.

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24-Jan-2019 to 14:05

Mozambique: 20,000 displaced by tropical storm

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique's Institute of Natural Disaster management (INGC) says it has opened five accommodation centers in the city of Beira, the capital of the central province of Sofala, to shelter 18,295 displaced people after they were displaced by a heavy tropical storm known as Desmond, APA can report Thursday.

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22-Jan-2019 to 13:11

Two Mozambican cities under water

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The cities of Beira and Dondo in Mozambique's central province of Sofala have been hit by by a heavy downpour since early on Tuesday which left a trail of damage to infr,astracture and homes submerged, APA can report.

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17-Jan-2019 to 14:03

Uganda gets Egypt funding for pilot fight against a dangerous water weed

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt has committed US $ 230,000 for a one year pilot phase project to control the invasion of a new aquatic weed termed as the Kariba on major Ugandan lakes and rivers

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17-Jan-2019 to 12:04

Senegal: Expert calls for easy access to Green Climate Fund

APA-Dakar (Senegal) by Abdourahmane Diallo — The head of international climate policy and climate-energy advocacy of the NGO Enda Energie, Aissatou Diouf, of Senegal has pleaded for a simplification of the access conditions to climate finance at the international level for developing countries.

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11-Jan-2019 to 15:14

Mozambique: 33 people perished in October rains - Agency

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique's relief agency, the National Institute for Disaster Management (INGC) has said at least 33 people have died and 14,000 others have been affected by rainfall since October 2018.

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