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.
New GEF project to promote sustainable land management, ecosystems resilience
With the changing and uncertain climate, especially shrinking farming workforce and conflicts in the northern agro-ecological zones, Global Environment Facility...
Government, groups fault Cross River’s EIA on highway project
Amid the controversy trialing the super highway project, the Federal Government, National and International conservation agencies have rejected the draft Environmental Impact Assessment...
Ministers at UN Assembly agree to landmark resolutions on sustainability agenda
“What we have seen in the last five days is the same political will and passion for change that brought about the groundbreaking international agreements of 2015.
EU, Oxfam partner Kebbi, Adamawa states against desertification, poverty
The European Union and Oxfam Great Britain have entered into partnership with two states in the Northern Nigeria to fight desertification, poverty and other related issues in the states.