ENVIRONNEMENT | ENVIRONMENT

10-Apr-2019 to 11:00

Mozambique seeks $50m for reforestation project

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique's Ministry of Land, Environment and Rural Development is seeking US$50 million for reforestation and forest management projects to mitigate the effects of climate change, APA leant here on Wednesday.

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09-Apr-2019 to 10:56

Beira: One month after Cyclone Idai

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The streets of this busy port city are returning to life as Mozambique approaches the one-month anniversary of Cyclone Idai’s March 14 landfall, while the search for survivors continues in neighbouring Zimbabwe.

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05-Apr-2019 to 20:35

Botswana allays tropical cyclone fears

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s Department of Meteorological Services (DMS) on Friday cautioned the public to ignore information circulating on social media about an anticipated tropical cyclone that is expected to impact Southern Africa.

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05-Apr-2019 to 12:48

Congo: €13m EU funding for six new projects

APA-Brazzaville (Congo) By Léon Charles Moukouri — In 2019, the European Union (EU) will finance six projects in Congo with a strong environmental impact to the tune of €13 million or CFA8.5 billion, for improved living conditions of the population, said the EU Ambassador to Brazzaville, Raul Mateus Paula.

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29-Mar-2019 to 12:33

China to assist Botswana tackle wildlife crime

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — China has promised Botswana that it is committed to working with the southern African nation to combat wildlife crime, APA can reveal here on Friday.

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29-Mar-2019 to 12:19

Congo: Ten thousand hectares to be reforested

APA - Brazzaville (Congo) — Congo, in partnership with the Batekes Brazzaville Forest Planting Society (SPF2B) plans to reforest more than 10,000 hectares across the country over the next ten years in an attempt to curb deforestation and the degradation of natural forests, APA learns.

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27-Mar-2019 to 14:04

Congo’s wildlife conservation project gets 2.5bn CFA boost from EU

APA - Brazzaville (Congo) — The European Union has agreed to finance 2.5 billion CFA francs a five-year project by the Congolese government to conserve wildlife, ecosystems and improve the living conditions and food security of living communities in the northern part of the country.

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