World Bank extends erosion projects to 12 states
To further strengthen its operations aimed at controlling gully erosion in Nigeria, the World Bank, through its Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Project (NEWMAP), has extended its services to 12 states.
Water for sustainable growth tops agenda in Stockholm talks
As world leaders, development professionals and water experts gather in Stockholm this week, water’s role for the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals will be discussed.
FUNAI alumni canvasses greener, cleaner environment
The pioneer graduates of Federal University Ndufu-Alike Ikwo (FUNAI) are drumming up support for the vision of the Vice Chancellor, Professor Chindeum Nwajiuba, to enthrone a greener, cleaner and serene environment in the university.
Stakeholders urge Nigeria to adopt gender-responsive climate action
Nigeria should take urgent steps to incorporate gender sensitive approach in its implementation of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) with full participation of all stakeholders, especially women.
Nigerian Breweries equips environmental agency
In a renewed commitment to ensure environment sustainability, Nigerian Breweries Plc has donated a set of new laboratory equipment to the Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency (LASEPA).
Lagos issues new directive to petroleum marketers over underground pollution
Concerned by the discovery of pollutants in the underground sources of water within the metropolis, the Lagos State government has mandated the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association (IPMAN) to always monitor wells in their facilities.
NESREA partners UNECA on greening Africa project
The National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) is partnering with the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) in the promotion of sustainable, social and economic transformation of Green Economy in Africa.
Council on environment meeting begins today
The meeting of the National Council on Environment will begin today in Lafia, Nasarawa State.The Council in session, among other things, would brainstorm on global climate change and clean energy as it affects Nigeria and the sub-region.
EU to fund plan to boost low emission in Africa
Africa's bid to combat the potentially devastating consequences of climate change has received a major boost with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and European Union announcing plans to spend €3.42 million...