Steiner bids farewell to UNEP after decade-long tenure
Achim Steiner wrapped up his last day as Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) after a 10-year term that saw UNEP brought to the fore as the voice for the environment in the UN system
Government unfolds national building energy efficiency guidelines
Speaking at the event in Abuja, Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola said that the document may in future be harmonized with the National Building code as its energy efficiency component.
Chevron renews commitment to wildlife protection
Chevron Nigeria Limited (CNL) has renewed its commitment to the protection and wildlife, some of which are facing series of extinction today.
World Environment Day: Govt, experts seek sustainable development
Environment watchers and civil society groups have decried the deteriorating state of the earth’s environment and the lack of adequate awareness of the true and horrifying ...
NOSDRA, WAMASON to draft national waste control bill
In a bid to ensure an effective management of waste in Nigeria, the Wastes Management Society of Nigeria (WAMASON) and the National Oil Spill Detection and Response Agency ...
UNDP urges govt to boost NEMA’s efficiency
To nib in the bud cases of disasters in the country, the United Nation Development Programme (UNDP) has asked the Federal Government to enhance the operations ...
Nigeria to ratify Paris climate treaty in September
In line with the United Nation Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Nigeria has announced plans to commence national preparation towards signing and ratification of the Paris Agreement in September.
Environment day kicks-off fight against illegal wildlife trade
Yesterday, people from across the globe celebrated the World Environment Day (WED) by taking part in environmental action and becoming agents of change for positive impacts on the planet.