Luanda - The director of the Climate Change Office of the Ministry of the Environment, Giza Martins, Wednesday reiterated the Angolan government's commitment to fight soil deterioration, according to the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD).More about this news
Luanda - Land degradation causes a reduction and loss of biological and economic productivity of the soil, causing losses estimated at USD 490 billion to global agriculture.
Luanda - Environment Minister Paula Francisco will participate on Thursday 5 in the Second International Symposium on Agro ecology at the service of the Sustainable Development Objectives (ODS), in Rome, Italy, this month.
Brasilia - The Angolan Environment minister, Paula Francisco, is since Tuesday in Brasília, Brazil, to attend the 7th Ordinary Meeting of the ministers of the Portuguese Speaking Countries Community (CPLP).
Luanda - The Angolan government's commitment to combat environmental crime, with emphasis on the capture and burning of ivory, was recognized by the International Giants Summit, held from 15 to 17 March this year in Gaberone, capital of Botswana.
Luanda - Six thousand tons of garbage are taken on daily basis to Munlevos's landfill, in Luanda, said Friday the Environment minister Paula Coelho.
Luanda - The minister of State and head of the President?s Civil Office, Frederico Cardoso, said Tuesday in Luanda, that despite the encouraging results of the work to preserve the Giant sable antelope, the country has not yet reached the stage of non-retrocession to the risk of extinction of this species.
Luanda - The number of giant sable antelopes in the country has now reached 200 samples, collected in the past ten years, 60 of which are in the Cangandala national park and 140 in the Luando natural reserve in the northern Malanje Province.
Luanda - At least 316 million Kwanzas is the amount available for the implementation this year of the Emergency Plan of the Program of Protection of the Giant Black Antelope, in the period that goes from March to June of the current year.