Luena - At least three Chinese citizens were arrested by the Angolan Police in the last seven days over illegal logging in bordering municipality Alto Zambeze, 519 km southwest Luena city, eastern Moxico.More about this news
Luanda - The United States is interested in cooperating with Angola in matters related to conservation of nature and other programmes through the launch of scholarships.
Luanda - The reforestation of eucalyptus trees in Luanda's urban district of Rangel can help combat groundwater, avoiding floods and damage caused by this phenomenon, environmentalist Simão dos Santos said Monday.
Luanda - The governments of the Republic of Angola and People's Republic of China intend to strengthen cooperation in the field of environment, within the framework of existing relations between the two countries.
Luanda - Angolan government is considering creating a tax on production and import of plastic products, mainly bags and bottles, due to their impact on environment.
The situation of the Transboundary Forest Conservation Initiative in Maiombe northern Cabinda Province a project involving the Republic of Angola, Democratic Republic of Congo and Republic of Congo Brazzaville, was reviewed on Thursday in the city of Nang, Vietnam, on the sidelines of the 6th Assembly of the Global Environment Fund Facility (GEF).
Luanda - The first national inventory on ivory for 2012/2017 estimates that at least 50 elephants were killed in this period, which will have produced one million 240 kilograms of ivory.
Luanda - Environment minister Paula Francisco Wednesday defended a new work dynamic in the sector to decentralise public services, ahead of municipal elections for 2020.
Luanda - Environment Minister Paula Francisco pointed to urban and rural sanitation as priorities for the sector in the period 2017/2022, without neglecting economic inclusion.