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Egypt - sustainable dredging
Project | Published: 2017-03-14

The project purpose is improved capacity of GAFRD, in collaboration with other relevant organisations, to monitor the water quality of Lake Manzala and to monitor the Lake’s natural resources. The ac...

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Coordinated and Integrated Permitting System (CIPS) in South Africa
Project | Published: 2015-12-18

Project Description The Overall Objective (intended long-term impact) of the Project was improved environmental governance in terms of enhanced service delivery of DEA by simplifying the environ...

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Magaliesberg Biosphere Reserve was established in South-Africa with Finland’s support
Press release | Published: 2015-09-14

Finnish Environment Institute and the Central Finland Centre for Economic Development, Transport and Environment have supported the establishment of a new Biosphere Reserve in North-West Province of S......

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Strengthening the Capacity in Selected METAP Countries to Assess the Cost of Environmental Degradation in Coastal Areas (COED)
Project | Published: 2013-04-18

Project Description General studies in the Mediterranean Environmental Technical Assistance Programme (METAP) have demonstrated that environmental degradation can cause significant economic ...

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Hazardous Waste Management Project in Alexandria: Review of the 1st Phase and Preparation of the 2nd Phase, Egypt
Project | Published: 2013-04-18

Project Description The purpose of the review was to assess the extent of achievement of the objectives and expected results of the project and the constraints experienced during the first 2...

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Marine Research Capacity Development in Namibia (MARINAM)
Project | Published: 2013-04-23

Project Description The Government of Namibia procured a marine research vessel from Finland through a concessional credit arrangement in 2011-2012. During the process it became apparent that tr...

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Support to Environment and Sustainable Development in North West Province, South Africa
Project | Published: 2013-04-17

Project Description Since the abolition of apartheid South Africa has enacted a number of policies, strategies, framework laws and laws on environment, local government, service delivery, EI...

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Egyptian Antiquities Information System (EAIS)
Project | Published: 2013-04-12

Project Description The overall objective of the project was the preservation of Egyptian cultural heritage through improved Cultural Heritage Management. The purpose of the project was to ...

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Egyptian Pollution Abatement Project (EPAP)
Project | Published: 2013-04-12

Project Description The project aimed at setting up adequate mechanisms and resources to curb industrial pollution. The best use of available World Bank and European Investment Bank pollutio...

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Basel Convention Regional Centre Support Programme
Project | Published: 2013-04-11

Project Description The project addresses the poor management of hazardous chemicals and hazardous waste by building the capacity of the Africa Institute, which is an intergovernmental insti...

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Institutional Cooperation between the Ministry of Lands, Natural Resources and Environmental Protection of Zambia (MLNREP) and the Finnish Environment Institute
Project | Published: 2013-04-29

Zambesi river just before the Victoria Falls, or Mosi-oa-Tunya "smoke that thunders". Photo: Marja Pylvänäinen © Photo: Marja Pylvänäinen Project Description: The project was ...

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Support to Magaliesberg Biosphere Initiative, South Africa
Project | Published: 2013-04-10

Project Description   Core area of the Magaliesberg mountain. ©Riku Lumiaro The project was financed through the Institutional Cooperation Instrument (ICI) the purpose of which...

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