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Africa asked to introduce eco taxes, UN

Africa asked to introduce eco taxes, UN

The United Nations has release a new report, Africa’s Adaptation Gap. This recommends that African countries begin to introduce environmental levies in order to contribute to global climate change efforts. This particular report was released at the 15yh African Ministerial Conference on the Environment. It follows in the footsteps of the UN Environmental Program’s Global Adaptation Gap Report 2014. It found that the cost of introducing the changes needed in developing countries in order to reduce emissions, could be as high as US$ 360 to…

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