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At the end of June, Gabon became the first country on the continent to receive international funds to continue its efforts against deforestation.  By Amaury HAUCHARD (AFP/File)

'Virtuous cycle': Putting a price on CO2 in Gabon's forests

Sep 6, 2021 | Gabon

How much is a tree worth when its roots are in the ground and its leaves are helping suck carbon from the air? Answer: i ...

Jul 29, 2021 | Gabon

Gabon's Ivindo National Park was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site on Wednesday in recognition of the nation's succ ...

Jul 5, 2021 | Gabon

Larry, a scrawny eight-year-old, struggles to haul along a sack that is bigger than he is, crammed with bits of metal th ...

Jul 1, 2021 | Gabon

Three soldiers behind a failed coup in Gabon in 2019 have been sentenced to 15 years' prison, the prosecutor told AFP on ...

Jun 22, 2021 | Gabon

Gabon has become the first African nation to receive a financial reward for protecting its forests as part of internatio ...

May 28, 2021 | Gabon

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has held diplomatic talks with Gabonese Foreign Minister Pacome Moubelet-Boub ...

May 3, 2021 | Gabon

Dressed in a red Real Madrid jersey smeared with white, Gamamba Souleimane applies a fresh coat of paint to the walls of ...

Mar 18, 2021 | Gabon

With a personal record of 100 metres in 11.76 seconds, Gabon's Davy Moukagni has every reason to dream of mounting the p ...

Feb 4, 2021 | Gabon

The talks had failed and there were downcast faces in the car, which was all set to drive off. Suddenly a man rushed ...

Jan 21, 2021 | Gabon

Mipoko marvelled at the new spigots as she filled containers with water and loaded them onto a creaking wheelbarrow. ...

Dec 17, 2020 | Gabon

The scene looks like something out of a science fiction movie, or maybe some dystopian TV series. Six men in yellow b ...

Nov 19, 2020 | Gabon

Wiltrid Mabiala climbs to the top of a human pyramid -- backwards -- with the lithe agility of a cat. Six metres (20 fee ...

Nov 9, 2020 | Gabon

Gabon coach Patrice Neveu has hailed Arsenal forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang as a humble superstar ahead of an Afric ...

Oct 26, 2020 | Gabon

Church leaders in Gabon are engaged in a fierce tussle with the government as it prepares to re-open places of worship a ...

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