ENVIRONNEMENT | ENVIRONMENT

08-Sep-2022 to 14:08

Climate change: Africa’s minimal gas emissions need funding – UN agency

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Africa accounted for just 2-3% of the world’s greenhouse gas emissions but paid highly for the continent warming up faster than the global average – as urgent funding is needed to slow down the effects of the current climate change phenomenon, a UN World Meteorological Organisation report warned on Thursday.

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03-Sep-2022 to 12:50

Rwanda implements 532 community projects to preserve national park

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — A total amount of $US 3.5 million has been allocated to implement community projects around Volcanoes Park in Northern Rwanda and which is known for attracting visitors for gorilla trekking experiences, an official source revealed Friday.

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26-Aug-2022 to 17:00

Rwanda's green city scheme to create 16,000 jobs

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — A so-called green zone which aims to provide green and affordable housing in the Kinyinya neighbourhood of the Rwandan capital city Kigali will create some 16,000 jobs by 2025, an official revealed Friday.

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25-Aug-2022 to 18:07

New report unmasks major polluters in Rwanda

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — A new report released in Kigali on Thursday indicates that mining companies were causing soil erosion, polluting rivers and wetlands and failing to rehabilitate mining sites across Rwanda.

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25-Aug-2022 to 16:51

Ghana gets new waste recyling plant

APA-Accra (Ghana) — President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has commissioned an Integrated Recycling and Compost Plant in Damongo, in the Savannah region of Ghana as part of his two-day tour of the region, APA can report on Thursday.

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25-Aug-2022 to 15:43

Uganda to compensate wildlife rampage victims

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The Ugandan government has okayed plans to compensate victims of conflicts between humans and wildlife in the country, APA learnt on Thursday.

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11-Aug-2022 to 18:14

Somalia drought causes one million IDPs

APA- Mogadishu (Somalia) — Humanitarian agencies estimate that $9.5 million is needed to help displaced people.

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