Afforestation in Egypt: 1000 trees to be planted in Cairo’s landfills

Sun, 10 Jan 2021 - 02:33 GMT

Garbage has been removed from the landfills to be replaced with trees, in a way to change the places into aesthetic areas and purify air from pollutants, the statement added.

Egypt launches campaign to plant 1 M trees nationwide

Fri, 22 Nov 2019 - 01:11 GMT

The trees would be planted on an area of 2,700 feddans (one feddan equals 1.03 acre) in the public parks nationwide to make up for trees cut by humans and to reduce air pollutants.

In Pics: Amazon rainforests on fire

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 - 04:45 GMT

Amazon is the largest tropical rainforests all over the world and home of 33 million people, including 420 indigenous communities

Record-breaking: Ethiopia plants more than 350 trees in 12 hours

Sun, 04 Aug 2019 - 02:25 GMT

In response to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s Initiative “Green Legacy,” 11 areas have been planted with millions of trees to combat climate change.

Growing 1 billion trees may solve global warming: study

Fri, 05 Jul 2019 - 03:54 GMT

"Our results highlight the opportunity of climate change mitigation through global tree restoration but also the urgent need for action,” researchers say.

Parliamentarian demands ending ‘trees massacres’ in Egypt

Wed, 17 Oct 2018 - 01:20 GMT

Parliamentarian Anisa Hasouna criticized what she called the "trees massacres" in Egypt’s streets.

Claudia Cardinale stars as Tunisia opens City of Culture

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 - 08:24 GMT

Claudia Cardinale stars as Tunisia opens City of Culture

Beetles face extinction due to loss of old trees

Tue, 06 Mar 2018 - 09:28 GMT

Nearly a fifth of Europe’s wood beetle species face extinction because the old, decaying trees they depend on have been cleared from forests, scientists warned yesterday.