As delegates firmed up last week the “rule book” for operationalising the Paris agreement, the threat of American exodus from the global pact casts doubt on the success of the agreement to stem global warming.
ECOWAS, WASCAL commit to combat climate change
In a bid to combat the adverse effects of climate change in the region, the Economic Community of West African States and the regions Science Service Centre on Climate Change and Adapted Land Use...
NIMET gives farmers in Borno, Yobe early warning signals
In a renewed effort to build the capacity of communities to benefit from early warning systems, and to integrate this knowledge into their livelihoods, the Nigerian Meteorological Agency....
UN-Habitat reforms may hold up New Urban Agenda implementation
After last year’s adoption of a 20-year global strategy on urbanization, the first gathering of United Nations member states may have adopted a wait-and-see attitude regarding next steps to coordinate implementation of the accord, known as the New Urban Agenda.
Gully erosion threatens seven Edo communities
No fewer than seven communities in Iluleha, near Sabongida-Ora, Owan West Local Government Area of Edo are under threat of gully erosion that have eaten deep into the only road that linked the community with the rest of the state.
Nations gather in Bonn on Paris agreement implementation
About 197 nations will meet in Germany from today to further develop the guidelines needed to fully implement the landmark 2015 Paris climate change agreement now and over the decades to come.
Nigeria begins preparation of Third National Communication report on climate change
The Permanent Secretary who was represented by the director, DCC, Dr. Peter Tarfa said: “Nigeria is highly vulnerable to the impact of climate change.
FG picks firms for N1.4b ecological projects in FUNAI
The firms, contractor, Mecca Nigeria Limited and Project consultant, SURD Engineering Services Limited appointed by the Ecological Fund Office have taken possession of the project sites recently.
Professionals seek synergy to achieve quality housing
The Chairman, Lagos International Housing Fair Committee, Moses Ogunleye, said professionals, researchers and government must partner on matters affecting the sector.