South Sudan Government Confirms Widespread Oil-caused
Environmental Catastrophe
In May 2018, the United Nation‘s Environment Programme published the South Sudan‘s First State of Environment Report and Outlook (https://wedocs.unep.org/bitstream/handl ... 
“The lack of environmental standards and guidelines to safeguard the exploration and exploitation in the extractive industry has led to pollution in the
oil fields and in the surrounding areas. This trend needs to be checked through the formulation of environmental policies, standards and guidelines, and enforcement
of these instruments.” The report is reviewed by ViaNews (Germany) at: http://via.news/africa/south-sudan-confi ...
Posted: 25/07/2018 By: Professor Paul Bardos



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