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Botswana

Bot·swa·na

 (bŏt-swä′nə)
A country of south-central Africa. Originally inhabited by the San and later (after the 18th century) by the Tswana, the region became a British protectorate as Bechuanaland (1885) and gained full independence in 1966. Gaborone is the capital and the largest city.

Bot·swa′nan adj. & n.
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Adj.1.Botswanan - of or pertaining to Botswana or the people of Botswana
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The MOD announcement, a link to which is set out below, notes that the Botswanan Department of Environmental Affairs has now finalised its assessment of the Environmental and Social Impact Assessment ('ESIA') for the proposed T3 open pit mine and will formally release the ESIA for public review.
Two months earlier, in January 2018, the Botswanan government halted talks with Posco Energy and Marubeni Corporation over a 300MW expansion of another coal-fired plant, Morupule B, because of differences over the investment terms.
Both the Tanzanian and Botswanan authorities would argue that if they can raise millions of dollars by allowing rich foreigners to come to their country; shoot just a few dozen of the very largest and oldest elephants (which have the longest tusks); and if they then use the money from this to fund programmes which protect the remaining elephant population; then that is sound economics.
The planned start of drilling follows the approval of the environmental management plan for the project by the Botswanan Department of Environmental Affairs, as well as the gazetting of the plan.
Solar Impulse Foundation pioneer Bertrand Piccard, UNCTAD Deputy Secretary-General Isabelle Durant, Botswanan minister for tertiary education, science and technology Thapelo Olopeng and Rwandese entrepreneur Akaliza Keza Ntwari discussed how start-ups could help solve pressing development challenges.
Moagisi Tlotleng, a Botswanan Defense Force communications officer.
This is no surprise because for the first 13 years of her life (the most important and formative) she was in Botswana - she is Botswanan by any measure.
This is no surprise because for the first thirteen years of her life (the most important and formative) she was in Botswana - she is Botswanan by any measure.
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According to a survey conducted by Elephants Without Borders, an NGO, there are some 130,000 elephants in the country, but the Botswanan govern- ment claims the figure could be as high as 230,000.
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