‘Africa needs to work closer together on climate action’
African countries must work closer together when implementing national climate action plans under the Paris Climate Change Agreement and mobilizing climate finance, whilst better integrating climate action into sustainable development planning.
Stakeholders plan bill to regulate environmental practitioners
To stem the proliferation of quacks and poor environmental management, the National Assembly committee on Environment and Habitat has move to infuse discipline in environmental practice by practitioners.
Varsity begins greening initiative
Towards total greening and aesthetic beauty of the university environment, Federal University Ndufu-Alike Ikwo (FUNAI), Ebonyi State has carried out another round of tree planting exercise to promote eco-friendliness, guard against environmental degradation, provide edible fruits for staff and students.
Experts task government, engineers on modern infrastructure system
Face with declining infrastructural facilities, engineers have urged to embrace technology based devices in infrastructural management.The government at all levels has also been tasked to focus on building infrastructure that would address the challenge posed by inefficient transport services.
Experts urge campaign to protect nation’s biodiversity
The Founder, the Friends of the Environment (FOTE), Mrs. Joanna Maduka harps on the need to adopt renewable energy to avert the crimes of deforestation, which she said is leading the society to social and ecological problems.
Three students win GEF-SGF environmental competition
The presentation of prizes for the winners formed the high point of the maiden Knowledge fair and exhibition. About 1,000 entries were received from various schools before the winners emerged.
FG, UNDP plan $218 million renewable energy project
Determined to unlock large-scale solar cell projects and adopt Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMAs) under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)...
World Bank launches NEWMAP gully erosion project in Kogi
Determined to tackle the menace of erosion, Kogi authorities have launched the Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Project (NEWMAP) in the State.