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Why CCCD joined consortium to guide COP26 ambitious outcomes, by Okereke

Prof. Chukwumerije Okereke

As the world prepares for the 26th Session of the Conference of the Parties (COP26) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) scheduled to hold in Glasgow, United Kingdom in November 2021, a team of eggheads has convened to discuss, identify and guide ambitious outcomes at the global summit. Prof. Chukwumerije Okereke Allied for Climate Transformation by 2025 ...

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Group convenes dialogue on priorities for green COVID-19 recovery in Nigeria

Sharon Ikeazor

The Society for Planet and Prosperity (SPP), a non-governmental organisation devoted to advancing action to enhance environmentally sustainable economic growth in Africa, is partnering with the European Climate Foundation (ECF) and the Climate Change and Development Alex-Ekwueme Federal University Ndufu-Alike (CCCD-AEFUNAI) to convene a “High-Level Dialogue on Promoting a Green and Resilient Recovery in Nigeria and the rest of West ...

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Stakeholders to examine private sector role in design, implementation of Africa’s NDCs

Anita Nana Okuribido

Sustainable development and climate policy experts and other stakeholders from Nigeria and the United States will come together in a virtual event to discuss the role of private sector in the design and implementation of Africa’s NDCs and climate action. Chief Mrs. Anita Nana Okuribido, Chairperson, Women in Renewable Energy The webinar, entitled “The role of private sector in the ...

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Experts advocate legally binding framework on climate change issues

Prof. Chukwumerije Okereke

Experts from the environmental sector have called for effective collaboration by all tiers of government and relevant stakeholders to address climate change issues across the country, including Nigeria’s Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC). Prof. Chukwumerije Okereke The experts said this at a virtual meeting organised by the Centre for Climate Change and Development (CCCD) of the Alex Ekwueme Federal University, Ndufu-Alike, Ebonyi State on ...

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Roundtable to explore stakeholders’ role in drafting, implementing climate plan

Professor Chukwumerije Okereke

A project aimed at increasing public engagement in the revision process of the country’s Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC) is holding a webinar where local and international stakeholders will explore global experiences of community input in climate plan implementation. Professor Chukwumerije Okereke Organised by the Centre for Climate Change and Development (CCCD), Alex Ekwueme Federal University, Ndufu-Alike Ikwo (AEFUNAI), Ebonyi State, in partnership ...

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Ekwueme varsity Centre awards prizes for national essay competition on climate change

Professor Chukwumerije Okereke

The Centre for Climate Change and Development (CCD) at Alex Ekwueme Federal University Ndufu Alike (AEFUNAI), Nigeria has awarded monetary prizes to the top three winners of the just concluded national essay competition on climate change. The candidates whose essays were adjudged to be the best after a thorough review by experts and voting from the audience received N20,000, N15,000 ...

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Alex Ekwueme varsity, UNN to collaborate on climate change research, training

CCCD AEFUNAI

The Centre for Climate Change and Development (CCCD) at the Alex Ekwueme Federal University, Ndufu-Alike in Ebonyi State and the Institute of Climate Change Studies Energy and the Environment (ICCSEE) at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka in Enugu State have explored avenues on ways the two centres of excellence could partner to train a new generation of Nigerian scholars and ...

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Video: How we can avoid a climate change crisis, by Okereke

Professor Chukwumerije Okereke

Prof. Chukwumerije Okereke, a climate change expert, is a Professor in Environment and Development at University of Reading in UK, and Director of the Centre for Climate Change and Development (CCCD) of the Alex Ekwueme Federal University Ndufu Alike, Ikwo (AEFUNAI), Ebonyi State, Nigeria. He is the Coordinator of a project titled “Promoting critical analysis of, and stakeholders’ engagement with ...

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