New UN forestry project to help countries meet climate commitments
More than two dozen countries across Asia, Africa and Latin America are set to benefit from a UN project to help tackle climate change through better forestry management.
UN-Habitat, ICLEI support 60 cities to meet Paris agreement
United Nations Human Settlements Programme, (UN-HABITAT) and Local Governments for Sustainability (ICLEI) are collaborating to support over 60 cities, and eight national governments, to harness the potential of urbanisation to meet the Paris Agreement goals.
Mixed expectations as nations begin global climate talks
Signatories to a global pact to curb rising temperatures will today kick-start a two weeks talk in Madrid, Spain central capital to raise overall ambition
Environmentalists seek protection for coastal communities
To avert the effects of ocean surge, the Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) and other stakeholders have advanced the need to protect the coastal communities of Lagos through the planting of economic trees.
Lagosians tasked on environmental sustainability
As global temperatures and sea levels are rising and causing devastating floods, Lagosians have been urged to be environmentally responsible.
Borno gets committee to build 500 houses
Borno State Government has inaugurated a committee to build 500 housing units in Maiduguri. After completion of houses, they will be sold on an Owner Occupier Housing Scheme (OOHS) to address problems of shelter in the state capital.
UKAID, others boost clean energy cooking in South East
As smoke from firewood kills approximately 93, 300 vulnerable Nigerian women and children every year, a project by Modern Energy Cooking Services-Technology Research Innovation for International Development (MECS-TRIID)
AHCN seeks ways to transform housing agencies
The Association of Housing Corporations of Nigeria (AHCN) will be training its agencies on how to achieve productivity and profitability in Uyo.