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New mobile waste collection centers are launched in Andorra

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The Minister of Environment, Agriculture and Sustainable Development of Andorra Silvia Calvó presented new mobile waste collection centers, which will move through all administrative districts of the principality. Mobile centers will select such types of waste as used cartridges, batteries, incandescent lamps, etc.

In total, eight mobile centers will be launched – one …

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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.

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