ENVIRONNEMENT | ENVIRONMENT

12-Jun-2015 to 18:13

Liberia, EU meet over forestry protection

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — A meeting of the Joint Implementation Committee (JIC) of the Liberia-EU Forest Law Enforcement Governance and Trade (FLEGT) Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA) took place at the Liberia Chamber of Commerce in Monrovia, on Friday.

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12-Jun-2015 to 17:47

S/Africa, Zimbabwe trans-locate rhinos to Botswana

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — South Africa and Zimbabwe have successfully trans-located an undisclosed number of rhinos to Botswana in an effort to protect them from poachers, Yarona FM radio station reported on Friday.

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12-Jun-2015 to 16:50

Botswana ready to host regional conservation meeting

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The government of Botswana through the Ministry of Environment, Wildlife and Tourism will host the Kavango-Zambezi Trans Frontier Conservation Area (KAZA TFCA) Minister’s meeting on June 19th in Kasane village in northern Botswana, APA can report on Friday.

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12-Jun-2015 to 12:25

Legislator warns of potential rift between Botswana, Namibia over killing of poa...

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana lawmaker Kostantinos Markus warned on Friday that the fatal shooting of Namibian poachers without arresting them could spark tensions between the two countries and that it could also spell doom for Batswana visiting Namibia especially in the forested areas as they could be shot and killed.

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09-Jun-2015 to 17:50

G7’s Africa energy policy gets Annan's blessing

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Former United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan has given a clean bill of health to the commitment by the group of seven industrialized nations widely known as G7 to stop fossil fuel use by the end of the century.

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09-Jun-2015 to 12:52

Botswana launches water rationing

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana Minister of Minerals, Energy and Water Resources Kitso Mokaila on Tuesday said water rationing is a necessary evil that will continue for as long as supply remains scarce.

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08-Jun-2015 to 18:48

Botswana ranked among Africa’s top tourist destinations

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana has been listed among Africa’s top ten most competitive tourist destinations.

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