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  • Country gains scientific book on biodiversity
    Wed, 22 May 2019 11:24

    Country gains scientific book on biodiversity

    Luanda - A scientific book on the Angolan biodiversity, identifying relevant aspects of fauna, flora and conservation areas, was launched on Tuesday in Luanda by Kissama Foundation.

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  • Tue, 07 May 2019 14:37

    Summit on elephant preservation strategy gathers SADC leaders

    Kasane ( Botswana) - Heads of state of the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) are holding Tuesday a summit on preservation of elephant life in the sub-region.

  • Mon, 06 May 2019 10:08

    Angolan researchers to gain access to biodiversity fund

    Luanda - Angolan researchers will have as from 2020 access to funds made available for researching biodiversity, should Angola join this year the Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES).

  • Tue, 16 Apr 2019 12:36

    Angola at African Regional Forum on sustainable development 2019

    Luanda - Angola’s Environment minister Paula Francisco leaves Tuesday for Marrakesh, Morocco, to represent the country at the 5th Session of the African Regional Forum on Sustainable Development (ARFSD2019).

  • Thu, 11 Apr 2019 17:53

    Angola has about 200 Giant Black Sable

    Luanda - The Secretary of State for the Environment, Joaquim Manuel, said Thursday in Luanda that there are about 200 Giant Black Sable, but still threatened due to poaching.

  • Fri, 22 Mar 2019 19:13

    450 meteorological stations needed

    Luanda - Angola still needs 450 to 500 meteorological stations to cover all localities and provide weather information in a timely manner to ensure the protection of lives and property, as well as prevention of natural disasters.

  • Thu, 21 Mar 2019 18:19

    Huambo loses almost half of native forests in 17 years

    Huambo, March 21 (ANGOP) - Angola's southern central Huambo province has lost almost half of its native forest cover in the last 17 years because of the cutting of trees for agricultural production and charcoal.

  • Sun, 27 Jan 2019 13:10

    Poaching threatens to wipe out protected animals

    Mbanza Kongo - some animal species under protection regime with highlights to elephants and African forest buffalo, are on the verge of extinction due to poaching, said on Friday in Mbanza Kongo, the head of the Forest Development Institute (IDF), João Domingos.

  • Fri, 18 Jan 2019 12:43

    Giant sable antelope among endangered species in Angola

    Luanda - The giant sable antelope and the Leatherback sea turtle are endangered species category B, while the African penguin, black rhino and brown hyena are already extinct species of category A, in the Republic of Angola.