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World Mountain Forum 2016 outcomes at a glance

World Mountain Forum 2016 outcomes at a glance

More than 250 delegates from around the world gathered in Uganda at Mbale Resort Hotel, from 17th to[...]

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Fifth Edition of African Mountains Echo is out!

Fifth Edition of African Mountains Echo is out!

In this issue, we tell you why Shipe highlands in Nigeria are a God send to the Kubwa Community and [...]

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Stakeholders meet for 3 days in Kigali for Scenario-guided Review and Regional Policy harmonization workshop

Stakeholders meet for 3 days in Kigali for Scenario-guided Review and Regional Policy harmonization workshop

Kigali, Wednesday, 17th August 2016. The stakeholders in the East African Countries are meeting for [...]

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Albertine Rift: A Global Biodiversity Hotspot on target for oil and gaz exploitation

Albertine Rift: A Global Biodiversity Hotspot on target for oil and gaz exploitation

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Tanzania and DR Congo sign deal for joint oil exploration in Lake Tanganyika

Tanzania and DR Congo sign deal for joint oil exploration in Lake Tanganyika

In October 2016, the Republic of Tanzania and Democratic Republic of Congo signed a Memorandum of [...]

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CAN GREEN LIGHT TO OIL EXTRACTION BE GREEN TO GREATER VIRUNGA?

CAN GREEN LIGHT TO OIL EXTRACTION BE GREEN TO GREATER VIRUNGA?

The government of Uganda has finally given a green light to extract oil and gas resources in&nb[...]

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CIVIL SOCIETY ORGANISATIONS FROM NORTH KIVU ADVOCATE FOR SUSTAINABLE DECISIONS OVER OIL EXPLOITAITON IN LAKE KIVU.

CIVIL SOCIETY ORGANISATIONS FROM NORTH KIVU ADVOCATE FOR SUSTAINABLE DECISIONS OVER OIL EXPLOITAITON IN LAKE KIVU.

In November, 2016 the Congolese and Rwandan governments issued their idea to achieve “within&[...]

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Wetland degradation, a big threat to water management in Zambia

Wetland degradation, a big threat to water management in Zambia

In Zambia wetlands occupy more than 20 per cent (150 520 km2) of the country’s total area and co[...]

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How does sustainable freshwater ecosystem management benefit communities?

How does sustainable freshwater ecosystem management benefit communities?

Freshwater systems are a subset of Earth’s aquatic ecosystems including streams, rivers, pond[...]

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