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Scientists Under African Climate Reporters Take Campaigns To Schools

Scientists Under African Climate Reporters Take Campaigns To Schools

  By Ibrahim Yakubu: As part of efforts to create awareness among students on issues related to global warming, and its effects on plants and animals, volunteer scientists from the Climate Reporters have embarked on awareness campaigns to schools. Climate change and other factors associated with environmental degradation and irrational human activities in the forestry […]

Environment Day: Climatologist Tasks Refineries, Industries On Tree Planting To Reduce Air Pollution

  By Ibrahim Yakubu: As the world celebrates International Environment Day, refineries and industries, especially in Africa, have been reminded on the importance of annual tree planting Campaign to compliment Government, NGO & CSOs fight against Climate change, desertification, and other forms of environmental challenges. Dr Piman Hoffman of African Climate Reporters, made the appeal […]

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Climate Change: Provide Affordable Energy Efficient Stoves For Rural Women – NGO

  By Joy Gadani: A Non Governmental Organisation, Small-scale Women Farmers Organisation (SWOFON) has called for  the provision of affordable energy efficient stoves for women in rural areas. This, the organisation believes, would help save women and children from the hazards of using firewood for cooking, as well as reducing deforestation, thereby helping to check […]

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Nigeria: CSO Tasks Kaduna Assembly On Environmental Protection Laws

  By Iliya Kure A Nigerian Environmental Organisation, Bridge That Gap, has tasked Kaduna State House of Assembly on promulgating laws that will protect the environment. Addressing members of the Assembly during an advocacy visit, Executive Director of Bridge That Gap, Gloria Bulus, said such laws were necessary to forestall further damage already caused to […]

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Africa Climate March, Youths Demand Global Action … take To Streets In Accra Ghana

  By ‘Seyifunmi Adebote, Accra, Ghana: The fourth day of the ongoing Africa Climate Week took a different swing as hundreds of African youths representing the Youth Wing of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) took to the streets of Accra, Ghana for the Africa Climate March. The March begun at the […]

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South Africa To Conserve Wetlands

  The Department of Environmental Affairs will go on a public awareness drive to raise the importance of protecting and conserving the country’s wetlands. The drive, which will be carried out in Mpumalanga, is scheduled to get underway on Monday, 25 February. “The ultimate objective of the campaign is to heighten education and raise public […]

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Lake Chad Water Crisis, Climate Change Take Centre Stage At Hague Conference

  World leaders have converged on The Hague, Netherlands to call on countries to take urgent actions toward reducing the impact of climate change to water, livelihoods, peace and security. At the opening of the Planetary Security Conference on Tuesday, they insisted that the impact of climate change on water, peace and security on development […]

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Zambia Calls For Closer Collaboration To Tackle Climate Change

  Zambia on Thursday called for closer collaboration among stakeholders to tackle the negative effects of climate change. Zambia’s Minister of National Development Planning Alexander Chiteme said at a World Bank-led Climate Investment Fund meeting in Morocco. “Collaboration between the public and private sectors is vital in tackling the challenges that climate change is posing […]

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