Leaders indict NESREA over environmental pollution in Kano
Citing inexcusable negligence to its entrusted national responsibility, stakeholders in environmental services and community leaders have accused National Environmental Standard ...
Stakeholders seek effective resource management in Niger Delta
For the umpteenth time, stakeholders have advocated for the sustainable management of natural resources in the Niger Delta region.
Global temperature could reach 2ºC threshold by 2050
A new analysis finds that the 2°C (3.6º F) temperature target, the threshold for the world to avoid the worst effects of climate change, could be reached as soon as 2050, say seven of the world’s best climate scientists.
‘Roads used by forest loggers are major environmental challenge’
When logging concessions are issued with very limited terms, they are often spotlighted by conservationists as harbingers of ecological harm to come.Another serious threat is the existence of logging roads...
Extreme weather takes $1.8b toll annually on agriculture
Experts have advised firms to diversify into climate risk insurance, develop policies that focus more on the planet, people and profitability.These were the submissions made at a one-day workshop on “Climate Risk Insurance”....
Federal Government mulls green economy, files lawsuit against superhighway project
Faced with harsh financial realities, the Federal Government is exploring the environment sector to increase its gross domestic product, and get the youth fruitfully engaged.
NESREA warns against cutting of trees without replacement
The State Coordinator of National Environmental Standards & Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) in Kwara, Mr. Martins Enenwaene, has warned that cutting of trees without ...
‘Countries must step up to ensure early entry into force’
With 60 countries, accounting for 47.6 percent of global emissions, now ratifying the Paris Agreement, the finish line to ensuring the double-threshold of 55 countries, accounting for 55 percent of emissions, is clearly in sight.