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  • Environment Ministry, UNICEF outline action against cholera
    Sun, 21 Jan 2018 14:11

    Environment Ministry, UNICEF outline action against cholera

    Luanda - An emergency programme with prevention measures for several diseases, especially cholera, is being prepared by the Ministry of Environment and the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), in the framework of strengthening the Total National Sanitation Programme led by communities.

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  • Thu, 11 Jan 2018 11:52

    Lost giraffes found by authorities

    Luanda - The herd of giraffes that went missing in 2017, but eventually were found in the same year in Luengue-Luiana National Park, in the south-eastern Cuando Cubango Province, are now being closely monitored and cared for by the Environment Ministry.

  • Thu, 14 Dec 2017 19:12

    Strategy to restore one million hectares of forests

    Luanda - At least one million hectares of degraded forests in the country will be restored by 2025 with trees of various species, according to the National Strategy for Biodiversity and its action plan for 2018/2025, validated today, Thursday, in Luanda, at a technical level.

  • Thu, 14 Dec 2017 08:53

    Number of sable antelopes increases in Cangandala National Park

    Luanda - The number of giant sable antelope cubs in the Cangandala National Park, northern Malanje Province, increased from ten in 2009 to sixty in the present year, informed on Wednesday the Angolan environmentalist Vladimir Russo.

  • Wed, 06 Dec 2017 17:31

    Fire hits Quissama National Park

    Luanda - Roughly 20 hectares were hit by a fire that broke out on Tuesday in the entrance area to Quissama National Park, announced Wednesday the Ministry of Environment.

  • Wed, 06 Dec 2017 14:41

    Ministry defends decentralization of works in provinces and municipalities

    Luanda - The Minister of Construction and Public Works, Manuel Tavares, defended on wednesday in Luanda the attribution of responsibility for the maintenance of roads and staunch ravines to municipalities.

  • Mon, 04 Dec 2017 16:33

    Poaching activity drops in Bie

    Cuito - The poaching activity has significantly decreased this year in central Bie province.

  • Mon, 04 Dec 2017 14:38

    Angola attends meeting on environment in Nairobi

    Luanda - Angola is attending from today an Assembly on Environment in Nairobi, Kenya, under the auspices of the United Nations.

  • Fri, 17 Nov 2017 13:37

    Country experiences climate change adverse effects - minister

    Luanda - The Angolan Environment minister, Paula Francisco, last Thursday said that the country has been experiencing the adverse effects of climate change, which tend to get worse, with consequences like severe droughts and abnormal rainfalls, also observed around the world.