Comoros Adopts Integrated Water Management Plan

September 5, 2017
Moroni, Comoros - On 31 August 2017, the Ministry of Production, Environment, Energy, Industry and Crafts of Comoros hosted a...
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Press Conference on the National IWRM Plan for Comoros

September 1, 2017
Moroni, Comoros - On 01 September 2017, the Ministry of Production, Environment, Energy, Industry and Crafts of Comoros hosted a...
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Maldives Launches New Water and Sanitation Policy

August 25, 2017
Male, Maldive - The National Water and Sewerage Policy was launched today by His Excellency Minister Thoriq Ibrahim at a...
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Sao Tome and Principe Embarks on Touring Photo Exhibition

August 23, 2017
Sao Tome and Principe - The Directorate General of Natural Resources and Energy (DGRNE) recently embarked on a national touring exhibition on the topic of Integrated Water Resources Management. The aim of this activity was to raise awareness about specific water related problems affecting 10 communities around the island and show how IWRM can help solve these problems. A photo exhibition based on the entries submitted to the water4islands photo contest served to illustrate the sessions.
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Water4Islands Photo Contest Winner Announced

August 2, 2017
The entries of Mahesh Kumar Aungnoo, from Mauritius, and from Carla Rebelo, from São Tomé and Príncipe, were selected as the 2 winning entries of the Water4Islands Photo Contest organised in 6 Small Islands States (Cabo Verde, Comoros, Maldives, Mauritius, Seychelles and Sao Tome and Principe) to celebrate World Water Day 2017. The two winners will be given the opportunity to attend the Stockholm World Water Week from 27 August to 01 September 2017.
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Establishing Permits to Curb Industrial Effluent Discharge in the Environment

July 28, 2017
Quatre Borne, Mauritius - The development of guidelines for industrial effluent discharge permit was the focus of a two-day stakeholders’ consultation workshop which was held at Palms Hotel in Quatre Bornes. Some 40 participants from different ministries, relevant parastatal organisations and industrial enterprises gathered to discuss a national strategy for the industrial effluent control and environment protection.
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