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Amina Mohammed to G7 Ministers: Lead way in setting low-carbon, resilient, inclusive recovery policies

Amina Mohammed

UN Deputy Secretary-General, Amina J. Mohammed, told the G-7 Climate and Environment Ministerial on Friday, May 21, 2021 that the world counts on the group to lead the way in setting the necessary policies for a low-carbon, resilient, inclusive recovery Deputy Secretary-General of the UN, Amina J. Mohammed Today we are coming together in critical times. I’ve just come out ...

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Engineers urged to increase resilience on natural resources management

Boss Mustapha

The Federal Government has called on environmental engineers to find solutions that would reduce the dependence on fossil fuel and increase reliance on natural management of the nation’s resources. Boss Mustapha, Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Boss Mustapha, made the call during the investiture ceremony of the 6th Chairman ...

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WWD17: Strengthening collaboration to reduce disaster risk

Hurricane Matthew

On Thursday, 02 February 2017, the world celebrated its wetlands – complex ecosystems that provide a wide variety of services and benefits for people and nature. Wetlands such as estuaries, mangroves, marshes, and swamps play beyond their biological role, a key part in helping people cope with disasters. Yet wetlands are said to be in danger; threatened with drainage for agriculture, degradation, pollution, and destruction ...

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GEF/UNDP scheme fosters resilience, tackles food insecurity

Hajia Salamatu Garba

The Global Environment Facility (GEF) in conjunction with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has commenced the implementation of a programme aimed at promoting the sustainable management and resilience of ecosystems as a means to address food insecurity. Titled “Fostering Resilience and Sustainability for Food Security in sub-Saharan Africa”, the project involves states in the nation’s North East, North West ...

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