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'One Planet' summit draws green investment pledges for climate action
Buhari To Attend Proclamation Of Niger Republic Ceremony
EU cooperation with Niger
Climate-driven migration in Africa
Bring back our trees: the forest communities fighting climate change
French president reassures soldiers fighting in Niger
Skidompha Chats Guest to Discuss Climate Change
Herdadi, Others Seek Commitment To End Gas Flaring
Climate change and its effects on present-day Nigeria
Water challenges: FG seeks solutions to climate change in Nigeria
Lake Chad: 7 Million People Struggling With Food Insecurity – Report
Nigeria: Lake Chad - 7 Million People Struggling With Food Insecurity - Report
Climate Change: World Bank pushes for smart technologies
Why Lake Chad requires urgent attention
Nigeria: Why Lake Chad Requires Urgent Attention
Carbon emmision posses new threat— Report
African Union urged to take ownership of Lake Chad project
AU urged to take ownership of Lake Chad project
Nigeria: On the front line of climate change and conflict
Obiano to tackle Onitsha flood with climate change fund
Africa's top five environmental blogs
Mali: World Bank Approved $27.8 Million for the Protection of the Niger River
On Buhari's Food Security Council
NGO Moves To Tackle Environmental Pollution In Niger Delta
NGO Moves To Tackle Environmental Pollution In Niger Delta
Last 3-yrs has been turbulent for Nigeria, Buhari laments
Nigeria: Buhari Inaugurates National Food Security Council, Promises to Halt Smuggling, Dumping
Restoring The Lost Glory Of Lake Chad
40 NGOs want $20bn Nigeria-Morocco gas pipeline project cancelled
Global warming: Even a warming of 2 °C will have a significant impact
Management of Niger Basin Authority expresses concern over shrinking River Niger
Niger Basin Authority: Ineffective operations linked to delay payment of dues
'130m inhabitants of Niger Basin may lose means of livelihood'
Niger Basin: Pay your contributions, FG tells member countries
UN Accused of Promoting 'Greenwash' by Supporting Shell's Solution to Climate Change
Climate change threatens livelihoods of 130m Niger Basin inhabitants
Basin Authority raises alarm over shrinking River Niger
48 African Countries Meet in Nairobi to Explore Climate Change Technologies
Nairobi meet to explore Africa climate change technologies
Report: More People are at Risk of Hunger Because of Conflict and Climate Change
NBA launches $300m AfDB fund for Niger Basin
Niger Basin Authority to invest $9.33bn in W'Africa
Niger Basin Authority To Invest $9.33b In West Africa
NBA launches $300m AfDB fund for Niger Basin
Niger Basin: NBA Launches $300m AfDB Fund
NBA agrees to invest $9b on Niger Basin
Niger Basin Authority to invest $9.33bn in the region – FG
WFP Niger Country Brief, February 2018
“In 2011, UNEP report on the assessment of Ogoni land, that Shell is guilty of polluting community lands, community waters, and gassing communities through gas flaring which is a major contributor to climate change. Shell Company operating in Nigeria has continued to flare gas in contravention of a ...
He attributed the carefree attitude of past leaders to the development of forestry and efficient and effective forest management as the cause of the challenges posed by the climate change in Nigeria and Africa, stressing that it is high time we rose to the challenge and developed a modality that will ...
Osun State Governor Rauf Aregbesola has advocated overhauling of forest management to save Nigeria and Africa from imminent climate change. He said the existence of the black race lied in protecting and maintaining the natural rain forests. Aregbesola, who spoke at the African Forest Forum, ...
... 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, ...
But if there is inter-basin water transfer, about 40 million people in Nigeria, Niger, Cameroon, Chad, and other countries stand to benefit. I made the case during the Climate Change Summit in France. If Lake Chad is recharged, it will reduce the number of youths coming to Europe to increase social ...
Writing about the meeting on his Facebook, the president's Special Adviser on Media & Publicity, Femi Adesina, said issues including the 2019 elections, climate change, agriculture, and the relationship between Nigeria and the UK were discussed. Speaking on the 2019 elections, Buhari told May that ...
The issue of the environment and climate change is very important, because of its impact on many countries in the Commonwealth. Stability at home is important, to curb illegal migration." Prime Minister May, who commended Buhari for working to improve trade and business for Nigeria, noted that it was ...
But if there is inter-basin water transfer, about 40 million people in Nigeria, Niger, Cameroon, Chad, and other countries stand to benefit. “I made the case during the Climate Change Summit in France. If Lake Chad is recharged, it will reduce the number of youths coming to Europe to increase social ...
... that Britain would continue to give Nigeria needed assistance. The Prime Minister said the Buhari administration has “been making good progress on the economy,” and urged it to maintain the focus, despite approaching elections, and increase in political activities. On education and climate change, ...
“But if there is inter-basin water transfer, about 40 million people in Nigeria, Niger, Cameroon, Chad, and other countries stand to benefit. “I made the case during the Climate Change Summit in France. If Lake Chad is recharged, it will reduce the number of youths coming to Europe to increase social ...
Recalling that Nigeria and Britain have a long history of cooperation on several fronts, President Buhari stated: “People ought to know how they ... Climate change and environmental issues also came up for discussion, and President Buhari brought up the necessity of inter-basin water transfer from ...
The President noted that the affected companies had stood with Nigeria through thick and thin, adding that the companies remained in Nigeria even ... On Climate change and environmental issues which came up for discussion at the meeting, Adesina said President Buhari brought up the necessity of ...
Thanks to man-made activities, global warming and natural disasters, these places are on the brink of being wiped off. Published: 26 minutes ago; Omotolani Odumade. Print; eMail · 5 places to see in Nigeria before they disappear play. 5 places to see in Nigeria before they disappear. (Historium) ...
The proposed legal action has received the backing of the Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA/FoEN). The Executive Director of ERA/FoEN, Godwin Ojo disclosed this at a media briefing on 'Litigation as Advocacy' with the theme 'climatechange: Court Case against Shell' held ...
Buhari admitted that a lot of works still lie ahead of his administration. He said his government needed to build on the gains it had made in fighting terrorism in the North-East and in attaining peace in the Niger-Delta region. He identified climate change, amplified by rapidly growing population, as another ...
In January this year, Nigeria was elected to the Partnership's Steering ... He identified climate change, amplified by rapidly growing population, ...
And while there were 67 clashes between farmers and herdsmen in Nigeria between 2007 and 2011, there were 716 clashes between 2012 and 2018 . ... Climate change Terrorism Nigeria Mali Beef natural resources Sahara Boko Haram Ghana African agriculture Senegal Sahel Ivory Coast Niger ...
Climate change is one of the greatest challenges of our time, and the Sahel ... She is currently deployed to Niger, where she works as a climate risk ...
“Unfortunately, the 'oasis in the desert' is almost a desert now, due to the drying up of Lake Chad occasioned by the effects of global warming and population explosion. Mr Edward Kallon, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Resident Representative in Nigeria, said despite the ...
The president, who also sought the support of the international community in addressing effects of climate change, said Nigeria was working diligently to address the plight of the people living on the Nigeria's side of the lake. Buhari, who noted that the Lake Chad issues must be treated with the required ...
''With the population growth in Nigeria and the drying up of the Lake Chad, we have to move faster and adapt to the impacts of climate change through technological solutions, '' the president said. The president told the Dutch Ambassador that following Nigeria's active participation in UN-organized ...
The president told the Dutch Ambassador that following Nigeria's active participation in UN-organized Climate Change conferences in 2015, 2016 and 2017, the Nigerian government successfully hosted a high-level international conference on Lake Chad in February 2018. Buhari in a statement signed ...
The President told the Dutch Ambassador that following Nigeria's active participation in UN-organized Climate Change conferences in 2015, 2016 ...
Now, the flock of visitors from Zamfara, Kebbi and Niger republic has dropped to less than a trickle, and the fish in the dam have reduced in population, ...
Stakeholders and civil society groups in Nigeria have been urged to urgently address the challenges of food security engendered by climate change ...
“I will recommend that Nigeria do not return to where it was before on this issue of insurgency. “There are other issues of climate change, Lake Chad ...
Chairman, ECOWAS Parliament delegation to Northeast Nigeria, Mr ... “There are other issues of climate change, Lake Chad receding from 25,000 km ...
Chairman, ECOWAS Parliament delegation to North-east Nigeria, Mr. ... There are other issues of climate change, Lake Chad receding from 25, 000 ...
The film Future World made by Nigeria Wilfred Ukpong has exposed the ... said “the seven-minute film narrative conflates around climate change, ...
Environmental degradation in the Niger Delta area of Nigeria has again ... film narrative conflates around climate change, environmental pollution, and ...
Nigeria celebrated its annual Democracy Day on Wednesday, the 29th of May 2018, a day which heralded a new direction for politics 19 years ago.
Also, gas flaring contributes to climate change, which has serious implications for both Nigeria and the rest of the world. The burning of fossil fuel, ...
On climate change in Nigeria and its impacts on the Nigerian environment, he talked about global warming, greenhouse effects and causes of climate ...
The Institute for Public Policy Analysis & Management ( IPPAM ) has re-echoed the need for Nigeria to evolve an evidence informed climate change ...
Africa's forests cover increasing despite climate change effects: experts ... Kowero noted that in 1990-2012, Niger farmers planted 5 million hectares ...
A movie has documented the grave challenges posed by climate change, inadequate infrastructure and poor agricultural practices to food security in ...
Ten West African countries meet over climate change ... Benin, Burkina Faso, Togo, The Gambia, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Cote d'Ivoire and Senegal.
Nigeria is still struggling with the effect of climate change. Many research and statistics have shown that the effect of global warming in Nigeria.
Fertile land that is dwindling due to climate change combined with a ... the nomadic Fulani herders and farming communities in Mali and Niger as well ...
Fertile land that is dwindling due to climate change combined with a population boom are fueling conflicts across the continent, they said.
The violent conflicts between farmers and semi-nomadic herders in Nigeria that ... Fertile land that is dwindling due to climate change combined with a ...
He maintained that Nigerians have a responsibility in the Niger Delta, which has been captured by our own artist ... The film narrative revolves on climate change, environmental pollution, and health-related issues and draws from ...
Farmer, herder conflict highlights arable land battle in Nigeria ... Fertile land is dwindling due to climate change combined with a population boom are ...
He noted that Nigeria is still struggling with the effect of climate change. Many research and statistics have shown that the effect of global warming in ...
They made the call in separate interviews with News Agency of Nigeria ... address climate change issues and move the country toward a low-carbon ...
•Adds climate change worsening historical herders, farmers' clashes ... the population in the North of Nigeria, which further compounded the problem.
Climate change is inextricably linked to some of the most pressing security ... The Boko Haram insurgency in northeast Nigeria and neighboring ...
The memorandum sets up the framework of bilateral cooperation in the fields of climate change and nationally determined contributions, biodiversity ...
“The impacts of climate change go well beyond the strictly environmental. ... The Boko Haram insurgency in northeast Nigeria and neighbouring ...
Grinding poverty and climate change are pushing communities in West ... Niger with Kyte, last week spelled out the links between climate change ...
U.N. Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed, who visited Niger with Kyte, last week spelled out the links between climate change stresses ...
Access to clean energy enables people to cope better with climate change - a ... At the same time, in impoverished Niger, recurring and more intense ...
Grinding poverty and climate change are pushing communities in West ... At the same time, in impoverished Niger, recurring and more intense drought ...
Climate change is a global threat. ... Muhtari Aminu-Kano, there was need to construct the groins to Escravos because waves from the Niger Delta had ...
The root cause of much of the migration from sub-Saharan Africa is climate change; many who leave failing farms in Niger wind up in Algeria, hoping ...
Osinbajo said the task of advancing climate action was crucial, especially for Nigeria, in the view of the challenge of climate change and the need for ...
Climate change is no longer a debate for the white man and western world. ... to the Sahara and have migrated in thousands and millions to Nigeria.
Giving an insight that flooding occasioned by climate change is a global phenomenon not peculiar to Nigeria alone and requiring serious efforts, ...
The countries concerned are Cameroon, Chad, Niger and Nigeria. The analysis should help determine the impact of climate change on livelihoods, ...
According to him, “natural disaster is beyond everybody, especially now with the effect of global warming and climate change, we are worst hit in Niger ...
According to the governor; “Natural disaster is beyond everybody, especially now with the effect of global warming and climate change, we are worst ...
Floods: 7 Bridges, Roads Submerged In Niger ... especially now with the effect of global warming and climate change, we are worst hit in Niger State.
... especially now with the effect of global warming and climate change, we are worst hit in Niger State. The flooding we are experiencing in the state at ...
Researchers at the University of Ibadan have warned that climate change is affecting food processing and hunting in the country. They called on both ...
Niger State has experienced flooding in the past years which claimed lives and ... now that we have the effect of global warming and climate change.
NAN reports that President Muhammadu Buhari in 2015 at a Summit on Climate Change, held at the UN Headquarters in New York, said Nigeria was ...
... poverty and climate change. The promises came as an international donor conference aimed at stabilising the states bordering the lake - Niger, ...
Yenagoa – As the impact of climate change continues to pose global challenges, the National Coalition On Gas Flaring And Oil Spills In The Niger ...
Nigeria is having her fair share of the disasters linked to climate change. Severe desertification in the North; ravaging floods particularly in the South ...
This is the face of world hunger, and Nigeria has millions of these ... Two major political disputes in Nigeria are tied to climate change and food ...
Nigeria declared a national disaster in four states Monday in response to ... Datti said the flooding was made worse by climate change and poor ...
The UN agency for migration IOM has released its first study on climate data in four countries around the Chad basin - Cameroon, Chad, Niger and ...
The report says that unrelenting conflict and rapid climate change is ... to vulnerable populations in Central African Republic, Nigeria, South Sudan, ...
... Committee Experts acknowledged the many challenges in the field of children's rights that Niger could not tackle alone, such as climate change or ...
From the podium of the General Assembly, Niger – victim of the quadruple scourge of climate change, migration, poverty and terrorism – gave a ...
Nigerian and U.S. Flooding Similar, Linked to Climate Change ... Though the United States and Nigeria are hardly similar in terms of infrastructure, ...
Mr Chaudhary held bilateral talks with Cape Verde, Niger and other West African countries and discussed issues of climate change, electric mobility, ...
... Niger Basin's ecosystem is on alert level.It expressed worry over the ripple effect of population growth and climate change on the basin's ecosystem ...
Nigeria urges Niger Basin member nations to pay contributions ... and Adaptation to Climate Change in the Niger Basin (PIDACC/NB) and the ...
Speaking in an audience with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) at the presidential villa, Abuja on Friday, he also noted the ...
... and Adaptation to Climate Change in the Niger Basin (PIDACC/NB) and the Programme for Developing Resilience to Climate Change (PDReCC).
Niger-Basin project to improve 130 million lives (Video) .... Development and Adaptation to Climate Change in the Niger Basin and the Programme for ...
Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja. President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday described climate change as a major threat to the peace and prosperity of Nigeria ...
... and a project presentation mission of the phase 1 of the Programme for Development of Resilience to Climate Change in the Niger Basin (PDReCC) ...
FG laments poor funding of Niger Basin Authority by member countries ... Programme for Development of Resilience to Climate Change in the Niger ...
The Board approved US$67.8 million for the Programme for Integrated Development and Adaptation to Climate Change in the Niger Basin ...
Efforts by the Nigerian government on its fight against climate change threats at the weekend was boosted as the Green Climate Fund (GCF) has ...
The board approved $67.8 million for the Programme for Integrated Development and Adaptation to Climate Change in the Niger Basin (PIDACC/NB), ...
Due to the realities of global warming, the world's climate is changing and its effect is being felt the world over. One of the most crucial elements of ...
The Paris Climate Agreement, which was signed by 195 countries including Nigeria, has raised the topic of climate change and the need for human ...
The Council approved an amount of $67.8 million for the Integrated Development and Climate Change Adaptation Programme in the Niger Basin ...
... (AfDB) to launch the Integrated Programme for Development and Adaptation to Climate Change in the Niger Basin (dubbed Pidacc/BN in French).
The recent declaration by President Muhammadu Buhari that climate change has become an existential threat to Nigeria's progress came just when ...
Derefaka: Why Nigeria Can No Longer Tolerate Gas Flare ... Be it for jobs, security, climate change, food production or increasing incomes, access to ...
(AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT BANK) - In a bid to improve the resilience of the people and ecosystems of the Niger River Basin, the Board of Directors of ...
In the oil-rich Niger Delta of southern Nigeria, 2 million people live within 4 kilometers ... Gas flaring is also a significant contributor to global warming.
UN: Sahel region one of the most vulnerable to climate change ... crisis affecting 12 million people” in Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania and Niger.
Minister Expresses Concern Over Environmental Hazard In Niger Delta ... document on Niger Delta Region Climate Change Programme and Action ...
... this concern at a one-day Stakeholders Validation Workshop and launching of a draft document on Niger Delta Region Climate Change Programme ...
Tourism
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Morocco, Niger ink cooperation agreements to enhance bilateral ties
Morocco-Niger: Signing of 16 Agreement and Vows of Support in ECOWAS
Bello swears in 14 Niger commissioners
B'desh to host OIC tourism ministerial meeting 1st time
Islamic State group offshoot claims 2017 Niger attack on US
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PM seeks joint efforts to OIC to tap tourism opportunities
Halal tourism emphasised
Bangladesh PM calls for joint OIC efforts to tap tourism opportunities
Bangladesh PM calls for joint OIC efforts to tap tourism opportunities
Tabriz to Offer Belated Travel Discounts
UNWTO/ Chimelong Initiative on Wildlife and Tourism launches Media Award
Tuaregs celebrate culture in Niger Sahara festival
Niger's Tuaregs share culture to tourists
In Niger's desert, Europe's migration crackdown pinches wallets
In Niger's Desert, Europe's Migration Crackdown Pinches Wallets
As a result, more than 120 people were trained last year from Niger, Gabon, Benin, Guinea and Democratic Republic of the Congo on how to design and implement local initiatives on tourism and wildlife in their respective countries, which they showcased during the conference. Opening the Conference ...
A ministerial debate involving the Ministers of Tourism of DRC Franck Mwe di Malilia Apenela and of Niger, Ahmet Botto, together with the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Tourism and Hospitalty Industry of Zimbabwe, Dr. Thokozile Chitepo and UNWTO Executive Director, Shanzhong Zhu ...
... and by now, a couple of years in Syria — not to mention the decades we've spent in and out of dozens of other hot spots around the globe like Niger and Djibouti and Somalia. It's military tourism. We sent hundreds of thousands — even millions at this point — of heavily armed soldiers wearing helmets ...
Interior Minister Horst Seehofer said he valued Europe's Schengen zone of free travel as one of Europe's greatest achievements, but he had no choice but to extend the checks at the Austrian border for now. “Deficits in protection of the EU external borders and the scale of the illegal, secondary migration ...
... government buildings as well as numerous cultural and tourist attractions. With an enviable location affording panoramic views of the Niger river, the ...
Mawli Dayak turns emotional as he quotes his late father, Mano Dayak, the legendary former rebel leader of Niger's Tuareg community. “You can't ...
... publicised Face of Candy City Tourism, Chioma Iwuchukwu, is set to team up with the Imo State Government, Lagos State Government, Niger Delta ...