Group trains 550 on climate change in Cross River State
Worried by the level of deforestation and ignorance on climate change, a non-governmental organisation has trained about 550 persons on how to sustain the forest and its environment in Cross River State.
Nigeria and climate change
Against the backdrop of the deadly effects of climate change, it is important that Nigeria mitigates these by letting people appreciate the reality and the need to practice mitigation and adaptation.
As member-states elect the next WHO leader
The health challenges in today’s world, particularly for developing countries, demand bold new leadership to ensure the organisation can deliver on its mandate for people across the globe.
Breakthrough in climate change mitigation, renewable energy
Researchers have made giant strides in efforts to mitigate the effects of climate change especially the rising temperatures and its attendant consequences and in the development of renewable energy sources.
Buhari ratifies Paris agreement on climate change
Nigeria has become the latest country to ratify the Paris Climate agreement, which aims to avoid the most devastating effects of climate change by cutting carbon emissions.
2017 already marked by climate extremes
Extreme weather and climate conditions, including Arctic "heatwaves", are continuing this year, after 2016 topped the global temperature charts and saw shrinking sea ice and surging sea levels.
Climate change worsens nutrition, studies find
Mounting evidence suggests that climate change could shrink the mineral and protein content of wheat, rice and other staple crops. This means that a lunch plate piled high with food from plants might not deliver the same.....
Governance and the fight against climate change
The role of government in the fight against climate change is to coordinate the process of decision-making, engage stakeholders, ensure accountability, maintain positive political will and develop relevant policies....