Tue, 31 Jan 2017 16:59 - Updated Tue, 31 Jan 2017 16:59
Namibe: Agro-geological center to ensure food security
Moçâmedes - The Agro-ecological Center, located in the municipality of Bibala, 234 kilometers north off Namibe city, will guarantee national food security, Environment minister Fátima Jardim said Tuesday in Moçâmedes.
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Environment minister, Fátima Jardim
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Speaking to Angop, the Cabinet minister said that the project, which was financed by the African Development Bank (AfDB), aims to study agriculture from an ecological perspective, having as basic units of analysis the agricultural ecosystems.
The government official said that nature is one of the most precious assets of Angola, which should be protected, considering the province as a model in environmental education.
She said that the Ministry of Environment has worked to integrate the effects of the climate change that devastates the region. "The province of Namibe is a region where we must reflect on the effects of climate change," she added.
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Moçâmedes - The Environment minister, Fátima Jardim, is due to unveil on Tuesday the agro- ecological centre located in Bibala Municipality, in the south-western Namibe Province, under the National Environment Day marked on January 31.
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Luanda - The environmentalist Manuel Alfredo highlighted Friday in Luanda the role of green sites in the environment quality of cities in order ensure a healthy lifestyle for the population.
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Luanda - The environmental education must go beyond the formal environmental education system and reach the general public, according to the Belgrade Charter written at the International Meeting on Environmental Education in Serbia, says a press release from the Ministry of Environment that reached Angop on Thursday.