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Ten countries come to Rwanda to discuss sustainable development and cooperation in the Nile Basin

Ten countries come to Rwanda to discuss sustainable development and cooperation in the Nile Basin

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Stakeholders in the Albertine Rift region meet in Kigali for a Regional Dialogue on Environment and Development

Stakeholders in the Albertine Rift region meet in Kigali for a Regional Dialogue on Environment and Development

This dialogue was organized and facilitated by the Albertine Rift Conservation Society (ARCOS Networ[...]

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Intégration de la gestion et conservation des zones humides et eaux douces dans le processus décisionnel en province du Sud-Kivu en RDC.

Intégration de la gestion et conservation des zones humides et eaux douces dans le processus décisionnel en province du Sud-Kivu en RDC.

Depuis Octobre 2014-2015, l’ONG AASF-BUKAVU (Association des Agriculteurs Sans Frontière) une org[...]

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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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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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