Tag: biodiversity

Addis Ababa Declaration: 54 African countries pledge to minimize impact of mineral mining

August 29, 2023

Environment ministers from fifty-four African countries have acknowledged key environmental challenges faced by the continent — land degradation, desertification and drought – in the Addis ... Read More

Addis Ababa: Morocco Takes Part in 19th African Ministerial Conference on the Environment

August 15, 2023

Morocco is taking part in the 19th African ministerial conference on the environment which opened Tuesday in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, to discuss ways of enhancing ... Read More

Zimbabwe: safari camp operators take on planned oil drilling at world heritage site

May 22, 2023

The operators of luxury Safari camps in Zimbabwe, which charge more than $1,000 a night, have lodged objections against a planned oil exploration program in ... Read More

Historic UN ‘oceans treaty’ set to have major benefits for Africa’s struggling fishers

March 9, 2023

The new legally binding “high seas treaty” to protect marine life in international waters, which cover around half of the planet’s surface, but have long ... Read More