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
Countries agree to make ‘land degradation neutrality’ by 2030
A major UN conference on fighting desertification agreed recently to make the Sustainable Development Goal target of achieving “land degradation neutrality” (LDN), a national target for action.
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.