For Nigeria to implement the Paris agreement, especially the National Determined Contributions (NDCs) over 10 years, the country needs about $177 billion, says the President, Society for Planet and Prosperity (SPP), Prof. Chukwumerije Okereke.
21 Oct 2021
Oil, gas, and coal production plans of some of the world's biggest oil, gas, and coal producers, including Nigeria, far exceed the emissions targets set in the Paris Agreement on Climate Change, the 2021 Production Gap Report of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) has stated.
10 Oct 2021
In its commitment to the Paris Agreement on Climate Change, the Federal Government is making efforts to use large shares of clean energy sources, but “limiting the development of gas projects
29 May 2021
The Federal Government says it has submitted its National Determined Contribution (NDC) Interim Report to the UN Framework Convention
18 Apr 2021
President Joe Biden hopes to give a shot of adrenaline to the planet's sluggish fight against climate change with an Earth Day summit but a question lingers -- can the United States be trusted to lead?
9 Sep 2020
Nigeria, according to the Ministry of Mines and Steel Development, is endowed with 44 different mineral types that occur in commercial quantities in more than 500 locations...
18 Sep 2019
Existing technology would be enough to contain global warming to the COP21 pledge of 1.5°C but only if the energy transition is backed by strong enforcement of policies set out in the Paris Agreement...
21 May 2018
Towards building capacity for implementation of ambitious climate action, Lagos State Government has launched the C40 Climate Action Planning Africa Programme.
6 Nov 2017
The Paris Agreement is underpinned by national climate action plans known as Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) whose ambition needs to be collectively advanced over time to get on track to the Agreement’s temperature goal.
27 May 2017
The unexpected announcement came as a summit of G7 leaders in Sicily wrapped up in deadlock on the issue, with US partners voicing frustration at the president's failure to commit to the deal aimed at stemming global warming.
8 May 2017
About 197 nations will meet in Germany from today to further develop the guidelines needed to fully implement the landmark 2015 Paris climate change agreement now and over the decades to come.
22 Apr 2017
The regular meetings of the World Bank and International Monetary Fund -- always accompanied by a gathering of G20 finance ministers -- have rung out with calls to action against global warming in recent years.