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Govt holds international oil companies accountable for pollution, vows to sanction defaulters

The Federal Government of Nigeria on Monday, October 31, 2022 said it is set to institute an environmental task force on oil pollution, and...

Walk for Nature: Lagos to restore identified environmental degradation

The Lagos State Government has developed an action plan for the restoration, protection and management of identified environmental degradation that may have negative impacts...

Built environment responsible for 75% of degradation – Don

A don, Prof. Obas Ebohon, has said that 75 per cent of global environmental degradation originates from the built environment sector. Ebohon, a professor of Sustainability...

Increased funding of women’s empowerment programmes, panacea to climate change, environmental degradation

Climate change and environmental degradation represent a great threat to poverty reduction and to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Women bear the brunt of...

Niger Delta communities lament environmental degradation, dwindling prospects

Representatives of some communities in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria were recently offered a platform to review the environmental situations of their neighbourhoods...

Climate change: Bayelsa most affected by oil exploration – Diri

Gov. Douye Diri of Bayelsa has said that the state is one of the most affected by climate change in Nigeria over effects of...

Climate change ‘aggravating factor for terrorism’ – Guterres

Environmental degradation enables armed groups to extend their influence and manipulate resources to their advantage, the UN chief told the Security Council on Thursday,...

Air Pollution: South-South needs special attention – NEMA

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) says residents of the South-South Zone need special attention due to air pollution in the area. NEMA’s Director-General, Mr...

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NACGRAB partners Crop Trust to address food security, climate change challenges

The National Centre for Genetic Resources and Biotechnology (NACGRAB), in collaboration with Global Crop Diversity Trust (Crop Trust), is...
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Solution17 joins forces with Culturati, The Art Hotel to promote Lagos Green Economy in Arts and Culture

Creative Youth Community Development Initiative (CYCDI) - Solution17 is partnering with Culturati, which is said to be the biggest...

Mitigating the impact of electronic waste exposure in Nigeria

Have you ever wondered what happens to your discarded fridges, televisions, laptops, handsets? More often than not, these discarded products...

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NACGRAB partners Crop Trust to address food security, climate change challenges

The National Centre for Genetic Resources and Biotechnology (NACGRAB),...

Solution17 joins forces with Culturati, The Art Hotel to promote Lagos Green Economy in Arts and Culture

Creative Youth Community Development Initiative (CYCDI) - Solution17 is...