ENVIRONNEMENT | ENVIRONMENT

19-Jun-2015 to 15:02

Lesotho launches ecosystem based adaptation project

APA- Maseru (Lesotho) — Lesotho government with the help of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) together with the Global Environment Facility (GEF) launched the Ecosystem based adaptation project to counter the effects of climate change, APA has learnt on Friday.

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19-Jun-2015 to 13:17

Poaching: Botswana scoffs at shoot-to-kill detractors

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana government on Friday rubbished criticism by human rights activists over its shoot-to-kill policy as an anti-poaching policy.

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19-Jun-2015 to 12:14

Lesotho: More snowfall, severe cold predicted – Agency

APA-Maseru (Lesotho) — The Lesotho Meteorological Services (LMS) says more snowfalls in the highlands of Lesotho should be expected and extremely cold weather country-wide by the end of this week.

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18-Jun-2015 to 16:16

Malawi requires US$400m for disaster recovery – Report

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi has launched its Post Disaster Needs Assessment (PDNA) report with the cost recovery estimated at over US$400 million.

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17-Jun-2015 to 14:16

British envoy urges Botswana to invest in green economy

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The British High Commission in Gaborone has called for collaborative efforts with the government to provide solar energy to Botswana, especially investing in a greener economy.

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16-Jun-2015 to 18:30

Liberia, EU in talks over new climate deal

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberia and members of the European Union (EU) are holding preliminary talks to adopt a new global climate deal in Paris, France in December, 2015, a release from the EU delegation in Monrovia revealed on Tuesday.

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15-Jun-2015 to 12:52

Botswana assessing drought impact – Minister

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana is working on a drought assessment report that will detail the country’s changing weather patterns, Local Government and Rural Development Minister Slumber Tsongwane said Monday.

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