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On 24th March Andorra officially submitted documents on the ratification of Paris Agreement to the UN headquarters in New York

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On 24th March Ambassador of Andorra to the United Nations, Elisenda Vives, officially submitted documents on the ratification of Paris Agreement to the UN headquarters in New York.

The agreement replaced the Kyoto Protocol, and was adopted in December 2015 at the UN conference, when 195 countries-participants of the forum agreed not to …

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Andorra joined the international program to improve the ecology of the rivers of the European Regional Development Fund

Andorra joined the international program to improve the ecology of the rivers of the European Regional Development Fund. The program Interreg Sudoe Iberiver supports countries in South-Eastern Europe by funding research projects on climate change impacts, as well as projects related to reducing environmental risks.

The program brings together various institutions of Spain and Portugal, dealing …

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The maximum PM10 particle concentration (148.5 mg / m3) has been recorded today at 10.00 am, from 10.30 am the level of the smog decreased, but during the day it has been still high (an average of 80 micrograms / m3)

A smog cloud of dust air from Africa gripped most of the Iberian Peninsula and reached Andorra. This led to a pollution in the air quality and cloudiness. The maximum PM10 particle concentration (148.5 mg / m3) has been recorded today at 10.00 am, from 10.30 am the level of the smog decreased, but during …

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Andorra initiated measures to overcome the effect of climate change in the mountain areas during the UN conference in Marrakech

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Andorra initiated measures to overcome the effect of climate change in the mountain areas. The initiative was announced by the Andorran delegation at the event, which took place on 14th November in Marrakech as part of the UN climate conference. The event was organized with the support of the United Nations Organization.

The …

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Andorra ratified the Paris Agreement on Climate Change

The Council of Ministers of Andorra ratified the Paris Agreement on Climate Change.  The Principality of Andorra is a State party to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Framework Convention (Framework Convention on Climate Change, UN FCCC) since 2 March 2011.

Ratification of the document underlines the readiness of Andorra to continue international cooperation …

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About a quarter of a million euros per year is spent on optimizing the use of water resources in Andorra, France, Portugal, Spain and Gibraltar

The delegation of the ministry of Environment and agriculture of Andorra took part in the meeting, dedicated to issues within the framework of the project AGUAMOD. The event was held at the headquarters of the Higher Council for scientific research in Madrid.

The aim of the project AGUAMOD, (which includes contributions by dozens of research centers …

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