Eswatini gets first UNESCO Biosphere Reserve

The Kingdom of Eswatini is celebrating its first entry in UNESCO’s World Network of Biosphere Reserves. UNESCO’s Man and the Biosphere (MAB) programme have just added 18 new sites in 12 countries to the World Network of Biosphere Reserves, and Kingdom of Eswatini has joined the MAB Network this year with the inscription of its first site, the Lubombo Biosphere Reserve. The new additions were approved at the Paris meeting from 17 to 21 June of the International Co-ordinating Council of UNESCO’s Man and the Biosphere Programme, bringing the total number…

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