ANGOP - Angola Press News AgencyANGOP - Angola Press News Agency

Go to homepage
Luanda

Max:

Min:

Home » News » Environment

Wed, 05 Jul 2017 06:53 - Updated Wed, 05 Jul 2017 06:53

Malanje: Construction of waste recycling plant defended

Malanje - The construction of a solid waste screening and recycling plant in Malanje was suggested on Tuesday by the Environment minister, Fátima Jardim, aimed at reusing this product and improving the image of the city.

Send by email

To share this news by email, fill out the information below and click Send

Correct

To report errors in the texts of articles published, fill out the information below and click Send

Environment Minister, Fátima Jardim

Photo: Antonio Escrivao

The minister said so during a meeting with the local governor, Norberto Fernandes dos Santos "Kwata Kanawa", in the presence of the UN representative in Angola, Pier Paolo Balladelli, the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Endiama-EP, Carlos Sumbula, aimed at coordinating ideas to improve the preservation of fauna and flora in the province.

According to Fátima Jardim, Malanje province has the necessary conditions to materialize this project, which also aims at ensuring a more adequate cleaning plan, thus suggesting its inclusion in the 2018 General State Budget (OGE).

She also said that a strategic plan for climate change was needed in order to facilitate management and respond to the environmental impacts that have occurred in recent times.

In this regard, the official reiterated the importance of continuing to educate the population about improving the quality of environment and poaching, with a view to preserving animal and forest species.

Fátima Jardim heads a delegation including the United Nations representative in Angola, Pier Paolo Balladelli, and the chairman of the Board of Directors of Endiama-EP, Carlos Sumbula, who paid a few-hour working visit to Cangandala National Park, aimed at checking its current state and the protection level of sable antelope.

Read also
  • 11/07/2017 18:40:27

    Angola participates in meeting on Montreal Protocol

    Luanda - An Angolan delegation headed by the Secretary of State for New Technologies and Environmental Quality, Syanga Abílio, will participate today at the 39th Meeting of the Open Composition of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol, in Bangkok, Thailand, running until 14 July 2017.

  • 06/07/2017 06:50:20

    Malanje: State Secretary encourages environment monitoring

    Malanje - The Secretary of State for the Environment, Paula Francisco, on Wednesday encouraged the population of the northern Malanje province to monitor the aggression against the environment, avoiding burning and deforestation.

  • 04/07/2017 16:14:28

    Minister announces creation of institute for Palanca Negra protection

    Malanje - The Ministry of the Environment plans to create an institute dedicated to the study, management, conservation and protection of the Palanca Negra Gigante (giant sable antelope), announced Tuesday in Malanje, the incumbent minster, Fátima Jardim.