UNDP, government launch Ushafa community’s energy efficient stoves scheme
In a move to reduce risks to human health and to the environment, the Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has called for a collaboration effort among various agencies in its ministry...
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.
High-drama at Bonn talks as govts begin to implement climate treaty
“Countries with different levels of development and from different regions and often differing views on many issues, found a common vision in Paris.
‘No legal instruments of development control in Delta’
In Delta State, for example, there are no prescribed processes and procedures because the urban and regional planning law is being ignored and not implemented.
Nigeria, 24 ministers to mobilize $1trillion investment in solar energy
Following the signing of the historic Paris Climate Change Agreement in New York on April 22, governments including Nigeria have pledged to take concerted action to lower the costs ...
April breaks global temperature record, marking seven months of new highs
As UN Climate Change Conference kicked off yesterday in Bonn, Germany, climate scientists have declared April 2016 the hottest April on record globally ...
Governments begin talks in Bonn on historic UN Paris climate agreement
Few weeks after after 176 countries met to endorse the landmark Paris Climate Change Agreement, another round of UN climate negotiations will get underway today with governments looking to the next steps needed....
Cost of adapting to climate change could hit $500b by 2050
The cost of adapting to climate change in developing countries could rise to between $280 and $500 billion per year by 2050, a figure that is four to five times greater than previous estimates, according to a new United Nations ...