ENVIRONNEMENT | ENVIRONMENT

29-Sep-2022 to 15:28

Senegal: Diofior rice growers smiling again

APA - Diofior (Senegal) — Desalinating the land in Senegal's Baboulaye Valley has brought smiles to farmers again, enabling them to become self-sufficient in rice.

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29-Sep-2022 to 08:27

50 homes destroyed as heavy rains hit Northern Rwanda

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — At least 50 families in Musanze, a district in Northern Rwanda were left homeless after heavy rains destroyed housing structures and valuable property., a senior local administrative official confirmed Wednesday to APA in Kigali.

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23-Sep-2022 to 10:25

Italy to host renewable energy conference

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — An international conference on renewable energy will take place in Italy from 8 to 11 November, 2022, during which discourses will take place on fostering technology solutions to help roll back climate change.

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19-Sep-2022 to 17:18

Nigeria commits to clean energy goals with corporate partners

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Clean Energy Demand Initiative (CEDI) has said that the US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate, Sen. John Kerry joined the Nigerian federal government on September 13, 2022, in Abuja, as it signed a Letter of Intent by the Minister for Environment Mohammed Abdullahi, and seven companies – AB InBev, Akamai, HP, Iron Mountain, Lady Lawyer Foundation, Rife International, and Unilever – to support the clean energy transition by working to proc...

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18-Sep-2022 to 14:50

Kerry's 'tired rhetoric' miffs Africa climate champs

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — US climate envoy John Kerry has inadvertently provoked the ire of African environmental activitists who claim his rhetoric downplays the dangers of climate change on the continent.

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16-Sep-2022 to 18:31

Climate finance: AfDB to raise US$13 bn to support Africa adaptation efforts

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Through the opening of a single window, the African Development Bank (AfDB) wants to mobilise $13 billion to support climate change adaptation actions on the continent, its President Akinwumi Adesina announced on Friday in Dakar.

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