The Federal Government on Monday expressed its commitment to ensuring that Nigeria develops natural capital services accounts and mainstream it into national policies and plans.
All is set for the 15th edition of the Abuja International Housing Show (AIHS), which is billed to commence today at the Federal Capital Territory.
The Federal Government is working towards the implementation of the Montreal Protocol with the aim to achieve phase out of Ozone Depleting Substances (ODS) such as refrigerants in the foam and refrigeration sector of the economy.
As part of efforts to boost vegetation cover in Niger Delta, the Federal Government has put in place strategy and conservation plan for the restoration of mangroves in Ogoni communities.
The Federal Government has reiterated commitment to restoring mangrove in Ogoniland to improve lives in the communities.
The Cable Newspaper Journalism Foundation has lamented that work is yet to commence almost two months after the Federal Government pledged water projects in Ogoniland, as part of its efforts to implement the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) report.
Towards repositioning Nigeria as a tourism destination, the Africa Nature Investors (ANI) Foundation has donated equipment worth N74 million to Gashaka Gumti National Park.
The Federal Government has called for collaboration among relevant stakeholders to eliminate increasing wetlands degradation in the country.
21 Dec 2020
To ward off miscreants and tackle climate change, the Federal Government has created 10 new national parks in states’ owned forest reserves.
7 Dec 2020
The Federal Government has set a 2030 target for the improvement of the nation’s poor sanitation and ending open defecation by providing adequate toilet and water facilities.
5 Oct 2020
The Federal Government has appealed to the private sector for support and collaboration with its agencies to achieve 25 per cent forest cover in the country.
6 Jul 2020
Kaduna State Governor Nasir el-Rufai has canvassed the transfer of nation’s ecological fund to the Ministry of Environment, arguing that the ministry has the expertise and national reach to manage the fund for the benefit of the country.