WB Warns Against Dire Impacts of Climate Change on Pacific Islands

07 September 2017

Canberra – The World Bank (WB) warned, on Thursday, against the dire impacts of climate change on the Pacific islands. Climate change will hit ...

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Morocco Secures US $25 mln Loan from Clean Technology Fund for Hybrid Solar Project

10 July 2017

Abidjan  – Morocco received approval for a US $25 million loan from the Climate Investment Funds’ Clean Technology Fund (CIF CTF) for a project ...

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Morocco, First Arab and African Partner of Mekong River Commission

30 June 2017

Rabat – Morocco became on Thursday the first Arab and African partner of the Mekong River Commission (MRC), said the Moroccan embassy in Thailand. ...

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Morocco, IEA Sign Program of Action in Paris

28 June 2017

Paris – Morocco and the International Energy Agency (IEA) signed, on Wednesday in Paris, a three-year program of action in order to strengthen bilateral ...

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WMO, FAO Strengthen Cooperation on Climate Change

20 June 2017

Rome – The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) signed, on Monday, a memorandum of understanding to deepen ...

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USA Withdrawal from Paris Climate Accord ‘Major Disappointment’, UN

02 June 2017

New York (UN), 02/06/2017 (MAP) – Spokesman for the United Nations Secretary-General said on Monday that the decision by the United States to withdraw ...

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Mezouar Holds Talks in Bonn with UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed

15 May 2017

Bonn – President of the 22nd Conference of the Parties (COP22) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, Salaheddine Mezouar, held talks ...

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BMCE Bank of Africa Gets EBRD Sustainable Energy Gold Prize

12 May 2017

Rabat, 12/05/2017 (MAP) – The BMCE Bank of Africa was awarded the EBRD Sustainable Energy Gold Prize, on the occasion of the annual meeting ...

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Disasters Cost Economy $175 Billion, Insurers $54 Billion in 2016 (Swiss Re)

28 March 2017

Zurich – Disasters created total economic losses of $175 billion and cost insurers $54 billion in 2016, said reinsurer +Swiss Re+ on Tuesday in ...

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Tunisia: WB Grants $100 Million to Protect Environment, Promote Development in Poorest Regions

16 March 2017

Washington – The World Bank (WB) announced on Thursday a US$100 million project to support better management of forests, rangelands and agricultural landscapes for ...

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