Monthly Archives : August 2010

Uganda: MWPC mitigates carbon emissions

Uganda: MWPC mitigates carbon emissions

Uganda is spearheading the battle against global warming by becoming the first African country to enact guidelines that mitigate carbon emissions through the launch of its Municipal Waste Compost Program (MWCP). The scheme will operate on the register as a…

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Kenya: US$35m pledged to support coastal regions

Kenya: US$35m pledged to support coastal regions

The World Bank has pledged US $35 million to coastal areas and marine resources for the nation.  The Kenyan Coastal Development Project (KCDP) will venture to reform and strengthen existing government agencies by altering current systems of management amongst fisheries…

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Sierra Leone: Welcoming the new UK coalition government

Sierra Leone: Welcoming the new UK coalition government

The United Kingdom’s Minister for International Development visited Sierra Leone for the first time under the new coalition government on Friday 30th July. Stephen O’Brien who was appointed as Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for International Development on 13th May 2010…

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