Angola, Seeking to Rebuild Elephant Populations, Named as Global Host of World Environment Day 2016

Angola, which is seeking to conserve its biodiversity-rich wildlife and rebuild its elephant population, is to host the 2016 World Environment Day (WED) celebrations, the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the Angolan government announced today at the COP21 Climate Conference.

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Last updated on 10 December 2015

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Angola
Region: 
Africa
Species: 
Loxodonta africana
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals