Angola: Germany releases one million euros to combat drought in Cunene

from Government of Angola
Published on 11 Aug 2017 View Original

Luanda - The embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany has made available one million Euros to mitigate the damage caused to the population of Cunene, due to phenomena such as drought and floods, according to a press release that reached Angop on Thursday.

According to the note, this availability resulted from an effort made by the Angolan government, through the Ministry of Environment and partners, to seek immediate and medium-term solutions to mitigate the effects of drought and floods that has been hitting the province and the people of Cunene.

"I was impressed by the efforts made by the Angolan government during this very special economic period to combat this catastrophe", said Rainer Muller, Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to the country.