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    03-Oct-2017 to 20:56

    Brazzaville: Ennvironment, economy top agenda as regional experts meet

    APA - Brazzaville (Congo) — A meeting of experts on the environment and economy of the Economic Community of Central African States (CEEAS) and the East African Community (EAC) opened in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo on Tuesday.

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    27-Sep-2017 to 18:41

    Regional coastal project under review in Mauritanian capital

    APA - Nouakchott (Mauritania) — The first evaluation meeting of the West African Coastal Regional Management Project, funded by the World Bank, began in the Mauritanian capital Nouakchott on Wednesday.

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    26-Sep-2017 to 19:17

    Niger hosts second AFR100 meeting convened by NEPAD

    APA-Niamey (Niger) — Up to 120 delegates from around the world, including the leadership of the government of Niger, and the focal points of the African Forest Landscape Restoration Initiative (AFR100) from 23 partner countries, are gathered in Niamey, Niger, for the start of the second AFR100 meeting, APA can report on Tuesday.

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    19-Sep-2017 to 13:11

    Africa must unite to make Paris climate accord work – Zuma

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Jacob Zuma, who is attending the United Nations General Assembly in New York City on Tuesday, has urged the Committee of African Heads of State and Government on Climate Change (CAHOSCC) to work closely together to make the Paris Agreement a success.

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    18-Sep-2017 to 18:57

    Total C/Ivoire denies illegal dumping of hydrofuel in Ivoirian waters

    APA-Abidjan (C/Ivoire) — The Total Group in Cote d'Ivoire denied Monday dumping hydro fuels in Ivorian waters, in a statement seen by the African Press Agency, APA.

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    15-Sep-2017 to 16:19

    WB set to modernize hydro-met services, systems in Africa

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The World Bank and World Meteorological Organization (WMO) are set to modernize hydrological and meteorological services and systems in more than 20 countries, to strengthen their early warning and response systems.

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    15-Sep-2017 to 15:26

    Countries agree on a landmark 2030 strategy to stop losing land

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — A third of the world’s land is degraded. By the end of the Conference, 113 countries had agreed to specify concrete targets, with clear indicators, to reverse degradation and rehabilitate more land.

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