Federal Ministry of Environment
Guidelines for used batteries management underway
Amid the health hazards associated with its maintenance, the federal government has teamed up with European Union, German Cooperation to develop national policy and guidelines for environmentally sound management of used batteries in the country.
Stakeholders urge FG to focus on climate change,erosion, others
Stakeholders in the environment sector have made an appeal to the federal government to develop models that would focus on issues of desertification, deforestation, erosion, and climate change in the country.
Stakeholders back domestic financial reform for renewable energy investment
Two new studies on the Nigerian domestic financial sector reform for on-grid renewable energy investment and the development of an Measurement, Reportable and Verifiable (MRV) framework for the power sector have been endorsed by stakeholders in the environment sector. The stakeholders met at a two-day validation workshop in Port Harcourt, Rivers State organized by United…
Senate committee bemoans low allocation to ministry, agencies
The Senate Committee on Environment has deplored low budgetary allocation to the Federal Ministry of Environment and some of its agencies. Chairman of the committee, Oluremi Tinubu, stated this when she led members of the committee on a courtesy visit to Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, yesterday in Ibadan, as part of the committee’s…