DURBAN, September 12, Xinhua -- The 14th World Forestry Congress (WFC) concluded on Friday in Durban, South Africa.

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OHANNESBURG, September 11, Xinhua -- South Africa is making preparations to host an international meeting on wildlife protection in Africa, the government said on Friday.

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DURBAN, SOUTH AFRICA, September 7, Xinhua -- The 14th World Forestry Congress (WFC) opened Monday in Durban.

The week-long conference is a platform for over 3,000 delegates from governments, the private sector, foresters, academics and the civil society to shape the policy agenda on sustainable development and the future of forests and forestry.

The Congress is an event of the United Nation's Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and the theme for this year is "Forestry and People, investing in Sustainable future". This is the first time that the congress, held every six years since 1926, is witnessed on African soil.

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SUVA, September 4, Xinhua -- The Pacific Islands Development Forum's (PIDF) 3rd summit concluded Friday, where the Suva Declaration on Climate Change was signed, formed a common voice before a United Nations climate conference is held in France later this year.

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SINGAPORE, September 3, Xinhua -- Giant panda celebrities Kai Kai and Jia Jia celebrated their birthdays at Singapore's River Safari on Thursday. Female panda Jia Jia turns seven on Thursday while its mate, Kai Kai will soon turn eight on Sept. 14.

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