As Africa's drylands near tipping point, experts proffer solutions
Nearly half of Africa’s population could face a future of widespread drought, hunger and mass migration due to the effects of climate change – but there is still time to prevent catastrophe by restoring...
Ministers agree to accelerate action on continental environment challenges
Ministers of the Environment have committed to continue taking concrete actions to address environmental challenges and climate actions to unlock inclusive wealth creation that safeguards the socio-economic wellbeing of Africa
Stakeholders urge governments to step up great green wall projects
They made the call at Regional Steering Committee Meeting of Great Green Wall for Sahara and Sahel Initiative (GGWSSI), in Abuja and said the tempo for desertification projects (2014 -2019) should be stepped up.
Government to domesticate UN convention on combating desertification
After 21 year of entering into force globally, the Federal Government plans to domesticate the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification, (UNCCD) in a move to fight desertification and drought in 11 frontline States.