CARBON PRICING LEADERSHIP COALITION LAUNCHES TASK FORCE ON NET ZERO GOALS AND CARBON PRICING

  The Task Force aims to formulate a framework to guide net zero pathways for countries and will report back by COP26.   WASHINGTON, November 17, 2020 — Yesterday, the Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition (CPLC) held the first meeting of its new Task Force on Net Zero Goals andRead More...
By : admin | Dec 17, 2020
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New Climate Predictions for 2020-2024 Out

The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) in its new climate predictions has indicated that the annual mean global temperature is likely to be at least 1° Celsius above pre-industrial levels (1850-1900) in each ofRead More...
By : admin | Jul 9, 2020
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Nigeria Implements Commercialization of Gas Flaring

The Nigerian policy position on commercialization of gas flaring has come into effect by effectively putting a price on carbon generated by gas flaring activities by oil operations in the country. TheRead More...
By : admin | Apr 17, 2019
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Volskwagen ex-Boss charged for emissions fraud

The former Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn and four others were charged with fraud and other offences in connection with the company’s massive, multi-year effort to cheat on diesel emissions testing. The GermanRead More...
By : admin | Apr 16, 2019
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NIGERIA AGRICULTURAL QUARANTINE SERVICE OFFICE OF THE COORDINATING DIRECTOR MEDIA AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS UNIT TIPS ON YAM EXPORT

1. Engage NAQS for general guidance: NAQS officers provide advice on issues around sourcing, storage, processing, documentations, transport, packaging, labelling, international markets and their requirements, etc. 2. Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) forRead More...
By : admin | Dec 1, 2017
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Osinbajo calls for increased public-private sector collaboration to feed Nigerians

The Wife of the Vice President, Dolapo Osinbajo, has called for increased collaboration between the organised private sector, and the public sector including financial institutions to increase food production for Nigerians populace.OsinbajoRead More...
By : admin | Dec 1, 2017
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Buhari orders single digit interest rate for agric loans

President Mohammadu Buhari has given a directive to raise funds to support agriculture and industry at single digit interest rate.The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Audu Ogbeh, at the NACCIMA/NIRSAL agribusinessRead More...
By : admin | Dec 1, 2017
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GCF lays climate finance footing in Africa, Pacific

inShare Recent expansion of assistance by the Green Climate Fund (GCF) to countries preparing to implement climate finance is targeting Africa and the Pacific. Executive Director, Green Climate Fund (GCF), Howard BamseyRead More...
By : admin | Nov 23, 2017
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59 nations get $10m under GCF’s Readiness Programme

More than $10 million to date has been disbursed through the Green Climate Fund’s (GCF) Readiness Programme, a flagship funding programme that provides resources to enhance country ownership and access to theRead More...
By : admin | Nov 23, 2017
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New research ranks the nations’ most likely to adapt to a warmer, more volatile world

New research ranks the nations’ most likely to adapt to a warmer, more volatile world—and those most likely to be be destroyed by it. Source: http://index.gain.org/ranking ; https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/wnj4xn/the-nation-most-likely-to-survive-climate-change Every year, the UniversityRead More...
By : admin | Nov 23, 2017