Tag: Environment

Kenya, Uganda enact new legislation to tighten their control of mining sector

October 4, 2023

Kenyan lawmakers are considering changes to the Mining Act of 2016, thus following in the footsteps of Uganda that passed its Mining and Minerals Act ... 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

Morocco, Egypt to upgrade cooperation in environment, sustainable development

November 11, 2022

Morocco and Egypt have signed an agreement seeking to upgrade their cooperation in matters of environment and sustainable development. The agreement, signed in Sharm el-Sheikh, ... Read More

Tunisian Parliament rubber-stamps cabinet reshuffle

January 27, 2021

Tunisian Prime Minister Hichem Mechichi won a confidence vote from the parliament for the recent cabinet shake-up that saw the entry of 11 new ministers. ... Read More

Rabat Draft Declaration on Environment Protection Adopted by 7th ICEM

October 26, 2017

The two-day 7th Islamic Conference of environment ministers (ICEM), held in Rabat on Wednesday, adopted the draft Rabat Declaration on Environment Protection and Achieving Sustainable ... Read More

Morocco Set to Lay Foundations of Green Economy by 2020- King Mohammed VI says

October 26, 2017

King Mohammed VI reaffirmed the need of striking a balance between development requirements and the need to protect the environment, saying that Morocco will be ... Read More

Eco-friendliness, Key Aspect in Morocco’s African Policy

March 7, 2017

Morocco’s African foreign policy attaches utmost importance to environment protection and green growth as evidenced by the projects and investments carried out by Morocco’s public ... Read More

WB Loans Morocco $160 million to Spur Competitiveness, Green Growth

March 13, 2013

The World Bank has extended Morocco a $160 million loan designed to support reforms in Morocco’s business environment to spur competitiveness and boost growth and ... Read More