Sustainability

Mozambique: Saving Mozambique’s Seagrass

February 26, 2020 | Source: AllAfrica News: Environment

[UNEP] Creating the conditions for sustainable seagrass restoration in Maputo and Inhambane bays

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East Africa: Clean Energy – Region Looks to Kenya for Expertise in Renewable Sources

February 26, 2020 | Source: AllAfrica News: Environment

[East African] Kenya’s expertise in developing geothermal energy has become a point of reference in the region, leading to Ethiopia, Rwanda, Uganda, Djibouti, South Sudan, and Comoros visiting for benchmarking. Beyond being one of the cleanest, geother…

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South Africa: Amatola Water Board to Lead Drought Intervention in Eastern Cape

February 26, 2020 | Source: AllAfrica News: Environment

[News24Wire] Water and Sanitation Minister Lindiwe Sisulu has commissioned the Amatola Water Board to lead the drought intervention plan in the Eastern Cape, the board said on Monday.

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South Africa: Coronavirus and Crime – Good for Wildlife, Bad for Fishing Communities

February 26, 2020 | Source: AllAfrica News: Environment

[Daily Maverick] There will be a Covid-19-related socioeconomic and resultant crime problem that emerges before the virus hits South Africa’s shores in numbers. Communities will lose their entire income with immediate effect. This requires planning and…

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Mozambique: 17,000 Hectares of Crops Compromised By Heat Wave

February 26, 2020 | Source: AllAfrica News: Environment

[AIM] Maputo -The Maputo provincial directorate of agriculture has warned that 17,000 hectares of crops (or five per cent of the cultivated area in this agricultural campaign) has been lost due to the recent heat wave in the province.

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Zimbabwe: Education On Lightning Critical

February 26, 2020 | Source: AllAfrica News: Environment

[The Herald] Every rainy season, lightning strikes kill and injure people, at times damaging their property and livestock.

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Zimbabwe: State of City Public Toilets Deplorable

February 26, 2020 | Source: AllAfrica News: Environment

[The Herald] Harare is sitting on a health time bomb as most of its public toilets are in bad shape and no longer fit for use.

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Zimbabwe: AfDB Pumps U.S.$500 000 Into Mutare Water Upgrade

February 26, 2020 | Source: AllAfrica News: Environment

[The Herald] Thousands of Dangamvura residents will soon have constant water supply after the African Development Bank (AfDB) released US$500 000 for the installation of an 8km pipeline.

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Namibia: Farmers Live in Fear of Lions

February 26, 2020 | Source: AllAfrica News: Environment

[New Era] Etosha -Communal farmers in the Ananke area say they have for years been living in fear of wild animals such as lions, hyenas, elephants and rhinos due to the damaged Etosha National Park fence.

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Nigeria: Ogoniland Clean Up – Senate Angry Over Slow Pace of Work

February 26, 2020 | Source: AllAfrica News: Environment

[Premium Times] A Senate Committee on Tuesday expressed disappointment over the slow pace of work on the Ogoniland Clean Up project despite the release of $360 million.

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