Saving wetlands, creating jobs

2013-10-23 16:17
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Johannesburg - Environmental organisation Working for Wetlands, has improved South Africa through enhancing biodiversity and creating jobs, Deputy Water Affairs Minister Rejoice Mabudafhasi said in Cape St Francis in the Eastern Cape on Wednesday.

"[Wetlands] are natural assets able to provide a range of products, functions and services, such as gathering, processing, purifying and delivering water for human use free of charge."

She told delegates that she wanted to receive their action plans a week after the indaba.

Read more on:    rejoice mabudafhasi  |  port elizabeth  |  environment
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