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Monthly Archives: December, 2020

Zambia, Korea, Colombia submit revised climate plans

Zambia, Republic of Korea and Colombia submitted their revised Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) to the Secretariat of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate...

Forum explores narratives on environmental justice for Niger Delta women

“Community women bear the brunt of environmental cost of the relationship and transactions between large corporations and community leaders and government to explore and...

Group flays ExxonMobil’s operation in Niger Delta

A not-for-profit, the Niger Delta Congress (NDC), has frowned at ExxonMobil's operation in the Niger Delta region in Nigeria, saying that within the last...

Benin says it will soon be energy self-sufficient

Benin will soon achieve energy autonomy, President Patrice Talon reassured on Tuesday, December 29, 2020 in the National Assembly. “As I speak to you, our...

COVID-19: WWF warns against unregulated wild animal trade

The World Wildlife Fund (WWF), an international non-governmental organisation, on Wednesday, December 30, 2020 warned against the dangers of unregulated wild animal trade, a...

Sustaining rural development through solar power system

Electricity access is essential for people’s lives and livelihoods; from using fridges for storing food and medicine; charging mobile phones to stay connected; lighting...

Man gets 12-year jail term for smuggling 29 kg of rhino horn

A court in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta region sentenced a man to 12-and-a-half years in jail for illegally transporting 29 kilogrammes of white rhino horn from...

Pending land matters: Enugu to mediate between estate developers, host communities

Enugu State Government says it is determined to resolve all pending land matters involving estate developers and host communities in the state. Commissioner for Lands,...

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UN body set to implement vital carbon credit mechanism

The United Nations Body charged with implementing a new carbon crediting mechanism under the Paris Agreement has expedited plans...
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Hurricanes and power grids: Eliminating large-scale outages with new approach

Large scale-power outages caused by tropical cyclones can be prevented almost entirely if a small but critical set of...

Nigeria’ll need $4bn to go fully green by 2050, says ECN D-G

The Director-General, Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN), Dr Mustapha Abdullahi, says Nigeria will need the $4 billion to go...

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UN body set to implement vital carbon credit mechanism

The United Nations Body charged with implementing a new...

Hurricanes and power grids: Eliminating large-scale outages with new approach

Large scale-power outages caused by tropical cyclones can be...