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Environmental, Campaign & Website News > Cameroon, France sign Central Africa's first debt-for-nature swap

Cameroon, France sign Central Africa's first debt-for-nature swap

Date : 23rd June 2006, Source : ENS



YAOUNDE, Cameroon, June 23, 2006 (ENS) - France and Cameroon have signed a debt-for-nature swap that aims to conserve some of the most pristine and threatened rainforest in Africa. Under the agreement, at least US$25 million will be invested over the next five years to protect parts of the Congo River Basin, the world's second largest tropical forest after the Amazon.

For more details, see http://www.ens-newswire.com





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