ENVIRONNEMENT | ENVIRONMENT

27-Jun-2019 to 14:38

Liberia: EPA, UNDP launch climate risk assessment report today

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and United Nations Development Program (UNDP) have launched Liberia’s Climate Vulnerability and Risk Assessment Report for the agriculture, fisheries and forestry sectors in Gbarnga, Bong County central Liberia.

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27-Jun-2019 to 08:31

Environmentalists celebrate cancellation of $2 billion Kenya coal project

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Activists and environmentalists are overwhelmed with joy after the National Environment Tribunal (NET) on Wednesday cancelled the license issued by the National Environment Management Authority (NEMA) to Amu Power for the environmental impact assessment for the proposed controversial $2 billion Lamu Coal Power Plant.

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25-Jun-2019 to 15:31

Botswana: Putting wildlife beneficiation to the test

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana has resolved to commit itself to ensuring that more locals have a major stake in the country's wildlife economy, President Mokgweetsi Masisi said Tuesday.

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25-Jun-2019 to 14:12

Botswana to engage Angola on elephant conservation, relocation

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana is set to engage Angola to find a lasting solution to the management of their elephant herds, President Mokgweetsi Masisi said on Tuesday.

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24-Jun-2019 to 14:33

Zimbabwean leader calls for lifting of global ban on ivory trade

APA-Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe) — President Emmerson Mnangagwa has called for the lifting of a global ban on ivory trade, a development expected to unlock significant resources essential for promoting sustainable socio-economic development in Zimbabwe and other African countries.

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24-Jun-2019 to 08:31

AU-UN Wildlife Economy Summit kicks off in Zimbabwe

APA-Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe) — Representatives of more than 30 African countries have converged in Zimbabwe’s Victoria Falls resort town for the inaugural of African Union-United Nations Wildlife Economy Summit to discuss ideas on the conservation of the continent’s natural environment.

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16-Jun-2019 to 08:55

Morocco launches several activities on World Environment Day

APA - Rabat (Morocco) — Morocco, on Monday organized a series of activities on the occasion of World Environment Day, celebrated this year under the theme “Combating Air Pollution.”

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