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Environment

Executive begins Friday to fight plague of locusts that affects two provinces

The government has set up a multi-sectoral commission to combat the plague of locusts that is affecting the provinces of Cuando Cubango and Cunene and threatening the food security of the population of those regions.

Environment

Organization warns of “indiscriminate use” of disposable plastic in the country

The environmental organization EcoAngola warned that disposable plastic, especially bags and bottles, is being used "indiscriminately" in Angola, due to "lack of ecological awareness among citizens".

Environment

Civil society calls for repeal of the law that authorizes resource exploitation in protected areas

The Tchota Movement, which brings together Angolan civil society and religious organizations, argues that the government and parliament should revoke the changes in the law on environmental conservation areas for "not guaranteeing the...