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Tourism and Environment sectors sign agreement with National Geographic

Wed, 05 Dec 2018 11:32 - Economy

Luanda - A co-operation protocol for the conservation, protection and preservation of the biological and ecological integrity of the Kavango-Zambezi Transfrontier Conservation Area was signed last Tuesday, in Luanda, between the Angolan Ministries of Tourism and Environment and the National Geographic.

  • Tourism and Environment sectors sign agreement with National Geographic
  • Kavango-Zambezi Transfrontier Conservation project

The agreement - signed by Tourism minister Ângela Bragança and Environment minister Paula Francisco Coelho, plus National Geographic’s vice president Jonathan Baillie – aims at facilitating sustainable development and boost tourism.     

After the signing of the co-operation agreement, it was screened the documentary entitled “Into the Okavango” which was financed and produced by the National Geographic.

The Kavango-Zambezi Transfrontier Conservation Area covers five southern Africa countries that are involved in the project, namely Angola, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Namibia and Botswana.