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2 million metric tons of rice smuggled annually into Nigeria – Senate   
December 02, 2021
Source: Nairametrics - The Senate Committee on Agriculture announced that 2 million metric metric tons of rice is currently being imported or smuggled
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Senate panel: 2mt of rice smuggled into Nigeria annually   
December 02, 2021
Source: TheCable - The senate committee on agriculture says two million metric tons of rice is being smuggled into the country annually.
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The World’s Smallest Tiger Is Inching Towards Extinction   
November 30, 2021
Source: TreeHugger - The critically endangered Sumatran tiger has an estimated population of between just 400 and 500 individuals. Learn how you can help save this precious animal.
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Platform connects Covid-19 relief funders to communities, SMEs involved in nature-based tourism   
November 30, 2021
Source: IOL News - With funding from the Global Environment Facility, the African Nature-Based Tourism Platform seeks to connect funders to communities and small and medium enterprises involved in nature-based tourism in 11 African countries in...
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In Panama, a cattle rancher leads the way in resolving human-jaguar conflict   
November 29, 2021
Source: unep.org - On International Jaguars Day on 29th November, we follow how the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) is working with Panama to promote jaguar conservation and curb human-jaguar conflict.
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Massive toxic waste in Chittagong to be removed after four decades   
November 28, 2021
Source: Dhaka Tribune - Bangladesh is set to remove approximately 1,000 tonnes of hazardous pesticides, which have been stored in Chittagong for four decades, from next month. The project will be implemented through th Pesticide Risk Reduction in...
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PH haggles for LCD's Global Environment Facility   
November 26, 2021
Source: The Manila Times on MSN.com - What do the Global Environment Facility’s Adaptation Funds finance' CONTRIBUTED IMAGE THE Philippines has supported the interest of least developed countries (LDCs) and small island development states (SIDs) to seize a...
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Bohol gets stable 24/7 'green' energy supply   
November 26, 2021
Source: The Manila Times on MSN.com - A RENEWABLE energy project called 'Dreams' has brought a stable 24/7 'green' energy supply via solar power to 20,000 household residents of Pamilacan, Baclayon, Bohol,
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Questions about who gets the billions pledged to Indigenous causes at COP26   
November 26, 2021
Source: Eco-business - Indigenous organisations say increasing direct funding to Indigenous-led initiatives and transparency in the flow of funds can increase effectiveness of the pledges and build trust.
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Triggers for treaty negotiations: could lessons from environmental protection inform a prospective pandemic treaty'   
November 26, 2021
Source: BMJ - The factors in favour of starting negotiations on a pandemics treaty are similar to those that triggered the successful negotiation of key environmental agreements, Katharina Kummer Peiry reports In March 2021,
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