Experts to address issues with solid waste management in Nigeria
Come November 1 and 2, at the Civic Centre in Lagos, experts in the field of solid waste management will gather to address issues confronting the sector.
National waste management confab holds in Lagos
The maiden edition of the National Waste Management conference will hold at the Civic Centre, Victoria Island early next month.Organised by InterMarc Consulting, the conference reinforces the need for national policy....
CBN disburses N366.39b for 465 agricultural projects
His words: “This renewed emphasis on the cultivation of and processing of Jatropha is, therefore, an investment opportunity that can address the current economic challenges as well as harmonised framework for biofuel production.”
‘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.
Government deepens consultations on issuance of green
To explore innovative sources of funding for its climate action plans towards sustainable development, the Federal Ministry of Environment held a stakeholders’ consultation on the issuance of green bonds.
Ondo among nation’s fastest growing economies, says FG
Minister of Environment, Mrs. Amina Mohammed made the declaration yesterday during a courtesy visit to Governor Olusegun Mimiko in Akure after an Environmental Impact Assessment of the Ilaje Free Trade Zone in the Southern Senatorial District of the state.
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.
‘Involve host communities in parks privatisation’
The Minster of Environment, Mrs. Amina Mohammed, has canvassed for a clearly defined role for host communities in the proposed commercialisation of the Country’s National Parks.