Experts offer path to attainment of SDGs by 2030
Ahead of the 2030 date for the attainment of the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), stakeholders in the critical sectors of the economy have been urged to collaborate
New SDG urban project assessment tool for Nigeria, others
The United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) has launched the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) project assessment tool.
UNESCO, SDG to train 1.2million Nigerian youths on digital skills
In line with President Buhari’s plan to move 100 million people out of poverty within the next 10 years, the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO), has partnered with the Sustainable Development Goal...
Nigeria may miss SDG on healthcare, says Soludo
Former governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, has said that if the Federal Government does not initiate good reforms, the country may miss out on the Sustainable Development Goal..
Softcom harps on the use of technology to meet SDGs 2030
Softcom, an indigenous technology company and technical partners to the Federal Government of Nigeria on the N-Power project, hosted a conference with the theme: Combating Poverty: Role of Technology in driving social change in Africa.
Report doubts Nigeria’s ability to meet SDG 2030 targets
Nigeria may not meet goals one and five of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030, a report by O-Analytics Research and Development...
AFED seeks collaborations to achieve SDG educational targets
Association for Formidable Educational Development (AFED) has called on the Federal and state governments, as well as international agencies to partner low-income schools in the country, so as to be on the path of meeting the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) educational targets.
Before women boycott 2019 elections
Nigerian women who are not impressed by a marginal reference to women participation in politics in Nigeria the other day by President Muhammadu Buhari...
Coastal megacities face catastrophe as water levels rise
Rising water level is a catastrophe to megacities like Lagos due to its increasing population and dwindling availability of potable water. As its population increases and climate change shrinks freshwater stores...
SDG: UN to integrate behaviour change communication
The United Nations says it will integrate Behavior Change Communications into development agenda and practice in order to fully deliver in the Sustainable Development Goals and leave no one behind. The UN Deputy Secretary-General, Amina Mohammed made this known in Bali, Indonesia at the opening plenary of the 2nd International Social Behaviour Change Communication (SBCC)…