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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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    15-Mar-2019 to 10:52

    Botswana on alert as Cyclone Idai rears ugly head

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana authorities are on high alert as the country is likely to be affected by tropical cyclone Idai that has hit the central part of Mozambique, APA can reveal Friday.

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    14-Mar-2019 to 20:06

    Mozambique: Homes destroyed as cyclone makes landfall

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — A violent cylone Idai has struck Mozambique´s port city of Beira on Thursday accompanied by flooding rains, damaging winds and storm surge which felled trees, blew rooftops and destroyed hundreds of homes, APA can report.

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    14-Mar-2019 to 19:28

    Rwandan PM urges Africa to phase-out warming gases

    APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan Prime Minister, Edouard Ngirente, on Thursday urged African nations to deeply define a new development model that is clean, green and climate-friendly in order to complement other existing global strategies and commitments to address climate change.

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    14-Mar-2019 to 19:15

    AfDB pledges $25billion to climate finance

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The African Development Bank will double its climate finance commitments for the period 2020-2025, its president announced on Thursday at the One Planet Summit taking place in Nairobi, Kenya.

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    14-Mar-2019 to 18:24

    Kenya affirms commitment to 10 percent forest cover

    APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday affirmed Kenya’s commitment to achieving a minimum of 10 percent forest cover by 2022 as part of the country’s efforts to address the challenge of climate change.

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    14-Mar-2019 to 12:49

    World Bank to scale up climate action in Africa

    APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — The World Bank on Thursday made several announcements to scale up support for both climate adaptation and mitigation in Africa during the third One Planet Summit.

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