Botswana Xere cultural festival to diversify wildlife-based tourism

Botswana: Xere, a village 14km from Rakops in Boteti District, yesterday hosted a celebration of the Basarwa culture, the inaugural Xere Cultural Festival. The Acting President of Botswana, Slumber Tsogwane, officially launched the celebrations.

Kenya Forest Ministry launch Strategic Plan 2023-2027

Kenya: The Ministry of Environment, Climate Change and Forestry has today officially launched its strategic plan, which would run from 2023 to 2027 at Arboretum in Nairobi.

Mauritius launches E-DMS to boost Public Service Efficiency

Mauritius: The Electronic Document Management System (E-DMS), a project being implemented within the Government’s vision for public service digital transformation strategy and to enhance efficiency in document management, was launched by the Minister of Public Service, Administrative and Institutional Reforms, Teeruthraj Hurdoyal, this morning, at The Westin Turtle Bay Resort in Balaclava.

15 women receive Empowering Coastal Communities training certificates

Mauritius: A total of 15 women of the North-East coastal region received certificates yesterday evening after following a 24-month training on Empowering Coastal Communities through Native Oyster Aquaculture.

Dominica: PM Roosevelt Skerrit meets UN Resident Coordinator for Barbados

Dominica: Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of Dominica, Dr Roosevelt Skerrit, received a courtesy call from UN Resident Coordinator for Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean, Didier Trebucq. He paid his visit on Tuesday, March 28, 2023.