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The United Nations Development Programme and GEF support Benin in strengthening resilience ...
For $6 a month, child trafficking nearly halted in Benin hotspot
Climate Change: Nigerian Govt urged to outlaw importation of gasoline generators
Climate Change: World Bank pushes for smart technologies
Index insurance trialled in sub-Saharan Africa as part of climate change fight
Supporting climate resilient agriculture in Benin
Benin: France to support the government action plan (PAG) with over €275 million
Climate Smart Agriculture, combating climate change across Africa
Projects Build Climate Resilience through Climate Information Services, Sustainable Agriculture
Benin and Belgium give birth to award-winning…
Benin and Belgium give birth to award-winning children's scheme
Benin and Belgium give birth to award-winning children's scheme
ERA Backs Netherlands Counterpart To Drag Shell To Court Over Alleged Climate Destruction
Climate change threatens maize output
Climate change threatens livelihoods of 130m Niger Basin inhabitants
48 African Countries Meet in Nairobi to Explore Climate Change Technologies
Nairobi meet to explore Africa climate change technologies
... Osun State, advocated tree planting to save the continent from the possible negative effect of climate change. The participating countries at the forum include The Gambia, Ghana, Sierra Leone, Niger, Benin Republic, Chad, Senegal, Kenya, Tanzania, Guinea Bissau, Cameroon, Liberia, Togo, Congo, ...
... 8th Regional Training Workshop on the 'Effects of Climate Change on Water Resources Management According to Senior Information, Officer in the Ministry of Water Resources, Fatimah Yusuf, said similar regional training workshop had been held in Minna, Makurdi, Benin, Owerri, Abeokuta, Sokoto, ...
(Ecofin Agency) - Through a parliamentary vote held June 18, Benin adopted Act No. 2018-18 regulating climate change. A notable step forward in a ...
A study published in the journal Ambio in December 2016 explores the ways in which men and women in the small West African country of Benin are ...
Benin: MPs give all-clear for anti-erosion loans ... man-made hazards, including the effects of climate change, affecting coastal communities in Benin.
28 June 2018: Benin's National Assembly has passed climate change legislation, making it one of the first countries to adopt such legislation.
Africa is one of the continents most affected by climate change in the world. It can be ... The programme will cover nine countries: Niger, Nigeria, Burkina Faso, Benin, Chad, Cote d'Ivoire, Benin, Mali, Guinea and Cameroon.
The Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare 11, has appealed passionately to the heir ... on insecurity, climate change , demographic explosion amongst others.
Tourism
The advocacy for the return of stolen artifacts from Benin Kingdom during the 1897 invasion has recieved a boost with the proposed building of a world class royal museum inside the Oba's palace in Benin City and discovery of where they can be located. To fast track this initiative to recover the stolen ...
Edo: Prefered Tourism Destination in Nigeria (Part 2) – Nigerian Observer ... The advocacy for the return of stolen artifacts from Benin Kingdom during the 1897 invasion has recieved a boost with the proposed building of a world class royal museum inside the Oba's palace in Benin City and discovery of ...
Hotel owners, tour operators and other practitioners in the tourism and hospitality industry said the positive trend is attributable to the wide range of economic activities such as the development of Benin Industrial Park, the Gelegele Seaport project, the 450 Edo-Azura Independent Power Project and the ...
…urges partnership to harness gains of heritage objects. The Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has assured of his administration's resolve to reclaim, remodel and preserve the Benin Moat as part of the new tourism super-structures that will pull tourist traffic to the state. Obaseki gave the ...
He added, “The Okpekpe road race is one of our emerging sports and tourism assets and we need to tap from this unique opportunity to build ...
Annette Carole Huguette, director of the Cultural Heritage Department, Benin's Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sports, delivered a speech on behalf ...
Edo agog as participants arrive Benin for Okpekpe Road Race ... He added, “The Okpekpe road race is one of our emerging sports and tourism assets ...
Obaseki noted, “We have identified culture and tourism as a catalyst for ... who was represented by the Curator of the National Museum, Benin City, Mr.
Obaseki noted, “We have identified culture and tourism as a catalyst for ... He said the state government's intention to partner with the Oba of Benin, ...
Alhaji Mohammed said Benin City, being a repository of a rich culture, cannot be ignored in the preparation for the global tourism meeting, hence the ...
“The competition has provided sort of tourism and one of the objectives of the ... for sports tourism development and national integration among children. ... have kids from Nigeria play their Ghana and Benin Republic counterparts.
Earlier, the minister said that Edo State and Benin City, in particular, could not be ignored in the preparations for such a global tourism meeting, being ...
Akpan said that this year's competition has in attendance kids from the neighbouring countries such as Republic of Benin and Ghana which was a plus ...
Mohammed said Benin City, being a repository of a rich culture, cannot be ignored in the preparation for the global tourism meeting, hence the ...
Nigeria to host global tourism meeting —Lai Mohammed ... The minister, on a visit to Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State in Benin yesterday, said ...
Alhaji Mohammed said Benin City, being a repository of a rich culture, couldn't be ignored in the preparation for the global tourism meeting,hence the ...
Noting that the state government is repositioning its tourism industry to align with global ... A critical city like Benin cannot be left out in such a meeting.
At the same time, the community is focusing on tourism development with the recent creation of an eco-lodge and training for environmental ...
I must remark that the period I served the University of Benin for almost 37 ... How can government tap the full potentials from the Culture & Tourism ...
Joy Alexander-Oziegbe is a trained travel consultant with over 12 years working ... She is also an alumnus of the University of Benin, Benin City.
Last year, Benin launched a government-supported initiative called Seme City, in search of the most innovative ideas that would enhance the tourism ...
Experts in the Arts, Culture and Tourism Industry, on Monday, charged ... day art exhibition programme in Benin-City tagged 'Art and Wine exhibition. ... must think of how to diversify its economy base by investing in the tourism sector, ...
For several months now, Benin's economic indicators have, one by one, been ... “Revealing Benin” has designated nine strategic sectors: tourism, ...
Thus, you have such things such as cultural tourism, heritage tourism, ... in Porto-Novo, Republic of Benin is run on a similar principle of agro-tourism.
Ghana Tourism Authority pushes West Africa travel agenda ... approach and also met with officials of the Department of Tourism in Cotonou, Benin.
Commissioner for Arts, Culture, Tourism and Diaspora Affairs, Mr. Osazee Osemwingie-Ero, disclosed this to journalists in Benin City, the state capital.
Osazee Osemwingie-Ero, the Commissioner for Arts, Culture, Tourism and Diaspora Affairs, disclosed this to journalists in Benin City, the state capital.
I'm not sure how many people have heard the term 'dark tourism' - but it's been ... Voodoo is the national religion in Benin, and a variety of deities are ...
(Photo: Art from the Kingdom of Benin, Tumblr) ... Benin first called for France to return the objects in 2016, followed by a letter sent to then-French ... our cultural and historic assets” and allow the growth of tourism in the small country.
The Governor who was represented by his Arts, Culture Tourism and ... first Benin Heritage Centre's Free Edo Language Summer School for Children.
She said that President Patrice Talon, had in the bid to transform Benin tourism industry and attract foreign investment, made entrance into the country ...
Mrs Yekpe seized the opportunity to showcase her country's enormous tourism potentials. She alluded that, Benin Republic is blessed with numerous ...
The festival put together by The Ministry of Tourism of Culture and Sports, Benin will run for three days from Friday, August 17 to Sunday August 19, ...
Benin Management Corp decreased its stake in Travelers Companies Inc (TRV) by 19.81% based on its latest 2018Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC.
The 28 year old who was one of the stars to headline a music festival organised by the country's Ministry of Tourism of Culture and Sports posted a ...
Globally, farm tourism is opening up new perspectives for sustainable ... He cited the Songhaï Centre in Porto-Novo, Benin Republic, used as an ...
Benin Prince Ezelekhae Ewuare II, launches 'Odumalife' Foundation ... On Saturday 25th August, 2018 history was made in Benin City, Edo State when ... socioeconomic activities as well as promote culture and tourism in the state.
Wang said China welcomes Benin's participation in the Belt and Road ... is willing to expand cooperation with Benin in culture, education, tourism and ...
Artak Grigoryan, Head of the Tourism Department of the Ministry of Culture, ... In 2017, we also had tourists from Cameroon, Mongolia, Benin, and El ...
Specifically, Mr Osunde said the development of the Benin River Port in Gelegele would boost tourist traffic in the state and impact positively on the ...
“To also promote tourism, we have created a desk at the Benin Airport for people to visit and ask questions about Tech-Edo and other tourist sites in ...
EDOFEST to promote return of stolen Benin Artefacts ... He said programme will attract large array of visitors from within and outside the shores of ...
Commissioner of Arts, Culture, Tourism and Diaspora Affairs, Mr. Osaze Osemwegie-Ero said this on Monday at the press conference in Benin City, ...
World Tourism Day: Obaseki targets global industry's over $1.260trn ... the development of a tourism master plan and the investment in the Benin River ...
Edo Wants Share Of $1.260trn Global Tourism Revenue ... development of a tourism master plan and the investment in the Benin River Port as well as ...
The Office of the Tourism implemented awareness raising campaigns for those ... The Committee has before it the initial reports of Benin under the two ...
World Tourism Day: Obaseki Targets Global Industry's Over $1.260trn ... development of a tourism master plan and the investment in the Benin River ...
The company expands to move into new markets including Benin, ... This exclusive, invite-only event focused on the luxury travel market brings ...
Commissioner for Arts, Culture, Tourism and Diaspora Affairs, Mr. Osaze Osemwegie-Ero, disclosed this during a chat with journalists in Benin City, ...
The photo exhibition, according to him, will hold at the Oba of Benin Palace. ... According to him, a tourism master-plan being developed by the state ...
The Benin Kingdom had been a subject of curiosity for researchers, historians ... The commissioner for Arts, Culture and Tourism, Edo State, Osaze ...
Book on Benin history, monarchy for launch tomorrow ... Speaking to Vanguard, Edo State Commissioner for Arts, Culture, Tourism and Diaspora ...
BENIN CITY-Edo State capital, Benin City, last weekend stood still in ... the by the Commissioner for Arts, Culture, Tourism and Diaspora Affairs, Hon.
On arrival in Benin via the Sapele Bye pass, the tour team was received by the State Commissioner for Arts, Culture, Tourism and Diaspora Affairs, ...
Culture buffs will arrive in droves at Benin City in December when the six-day Edo State Festival of arts, culture and tourism, EDOFEST begins.
He stated that the repatriation of the artifacts would enable him to establish Oba Palace Museum for the promotion of tourism in Benin City, Edo State.
He said the return of the artefacts would enable him to establish Oba Palace Museum for the promotion of tourism in Benin City, Edo State.
Nigerian monarch asks UK to return Benin artifacts ... to Benin to establish Oba Palace Museum for the promotion of tourism in Benin City, Edo State,” ...
Oba of Benin calls for return of artefacts ... the royal Court of Benin returned to establish Oba Palace Museum for the promotion of tourism in Benin city.
According to the Oba, this would enable him to build a museum where the artifacts can be housed and could be a source of Tourism revenue.
“Return Our Stolen Artifacts” – Oba Of Benin Tells Prince Charles ... Oba Palace Museum for the promotion of tourism in Benin City, Edo State.” he said.
... taken in 1897 from the Royal Court of Benin returned to Benin to establish Oba Palace Museum for the promotion of tourism in Benin City, Edo State.
He said the return of the artefacts would enable him to establish Oba Palace Museum for the promotion of tourism in Benin City, the Edo State capital.
... year in 1897 from the Royal Court in Benin returned to establish Oba Palace Museum for the promotion of tourism in Benin City, Edo State ", he said.
... return of these artifacts would enable his kingdom establish Oba Palace Museum, which will assist the promotion of tourism in Benin City, Edo state.
The Oba said the return of the artifacts will facilitate the creation of an Oba Palace Museum, for the purpose of promoting tourism in his kingdom.
... that were taken in 1897 from the royal Court of Benin returned to establish Oba Palace Museum for the promotion of tourism in Benin city,” he said.
Oba of Benin, Ewuare II, has urged the visiting Prince of Wales, Prince Charles, ... Oba Palace Museum for the promotion of tourism in Benin kingdom.
During this expedition, many natives of the Benin Kingdom were killed ... to establish Oba Palace Museum for the promotion of tourism in Benin city, ...
Adibe Emenyonu in Benin City. In its quest to promote the rich cultural heritage of the state, Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State, has unveiled the ...
In a bid to make Benin City and some other towns in Edo State major ... Foly Ogedegbe; and Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Arts, Culture, Tourism ...
Waje, Mayorkun, others light up Benin ... for Arts, Culture, Tourism and Diaspora Affairs as well as local artistes in the state. ... We say No to Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC), we will have our own electricity company in ...
This is because, we intend to establish Oba Palace Museum for the promotion of tourism in Benin City, Edo State “. He however, appreciated the ...
In a bid to increase inbound tourism, Edo State government has ... spoke ahead of the commencement of the maiden edition of Benin-City Film ...