ENVIRONNEMENT | ENVIRONMENT

01-Feb-2023 to 14:15

The endangered future of Senegal's Pink Lake

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — The world-famous body of salt water, located some 30 kilometers from Dakar, has lost its lustre to the great dismay of the communities living around this once breathtaking tourist attraction.

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30-Jan-2023 to 11:49

Another escaped tiger recaptured in S/Africa

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South African authorities have captured a tiger that had caused panic earlier on Monday after being sighted east of the commercial capital Johannesburg.

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27-Jan-2023 to 09:51

S/Africa to relocate cheetahs to India under conservation pact

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South Africa has become the latest African nation to relocate cheetahs to India after announcing on Thursday that it has entered into a pact with New Delhi to supply dozens of the big cat to the Asian country.

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26-Jan-2023 to 12:02

IMF boss commends Rwanda's efforts in addressing climate change

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Kristalina Georgieva is currently in Rwanda on a three-day working visit where she has spoken highly of the East African country's contribution to addressing climate change.

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26-Jan-2023 to 10:06

S/Africa, US to set up taskforce to combat wildlife trafficking

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa and the United States have agreed to establish a taskforce to crackdown on wildlife poaching and trafficking by plugging the sources of finance used by syndicates involved in the vice, visiting US Secretary of the Treasury Janet Yellen said on Thursday.

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24-Jan-2023 to 09:06

Let’s all champion the oceans' needs – UN's chief Guterres

APA-Praia (Cape Verde) — On the last day of his visit to Cabo Verde, UN Secretary-General António Guterres addressed the Ocean Race Summit Mindelo, saying that “ending the ocean emergency is a race we must win.”

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20-Jan-2023 to 08:42

UN interested in Zambia lead pollution case

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — A South African court has allowed a group of UN-appointed experts to be involved in a class action lawsuit against a mining company based in Zambia, the UN human rights office, OHCHR, reported on Thursday.

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