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Parliamentary Committee on Environment to champion biodiversity conservation


       Hyderabad (India), Oct. 19, GNA –Three members of the Parliamentary Select Committee on Environment Science and Technology participating in the on-going COP 11 of CBD on Friday said the conference had exposed them to many environmental issues which would help them champion biodiversity conservation.

Last Updated on Sunday, 21 October 2012 08:44

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Ghana facilitates the discussion on Biodiversity for livelihood and Poverty Reduction


Hyderabad (India), Oct. 18, GNA- Ms Sherry Ayittey, the  Minister of Environment Science and technology, on Thursday reminded Ministerial delegations at the on-going COP 11 that achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) depends on the ability of nations to preserve and protect biodiversity and ecosystem services.

Last Updated on Sunday, 21 October 2012 08:25

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EU Energy Facility (II) project for communities launched


Tamale, Oct 17, GNA - An African, Caribbean, Pacific - European Union (ACP-EU) Energy Facility (II) Project designed to support communities in the West Mamprusi District of the Northern Region to access renewable energy services for lighting and cooking using Jatropha curcas, has been launched.

Last Updated on Thursday, 18 October 2012 10:06

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Let's commit Canada and US to Kyoto Protocol-AACC


Accra, Oct. 17, GNA – The All Africa Conference of Churches (AACC) on Wednesday called on the Eighteenth Session of the Conference of Parties (COP 18) to develop an extension to the Kyoto Protocol for countries like Canada and United States to commit to it.

Last Updated on Thursday, 18 October 2012 10:06

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Developing countries push for double financial package to conserve biodiversity


     Hyderabad (India), Oct. 17, GNA - Developing countries are pushing for a double of a financial package agreed earlier in Nagoya, Japan to protect biodiversity at the on-going 11th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD).

Last Updated on Thursday, 18 October 2012 09:53

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