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ClimateAid, Other Activist accuse Lagos State Government of being untruthful over water privatization plans

A team of environmental justice non-governmental organisations opposed to the privatisation of water, the Our Water Our Right Coalition, has described as “extremely disturbing” the decision by the Lagos State Government to press ahead with its Public Private Partnership (PPP) initiative in the water sector even with what seems to be an overwhelming public rejection of Read more about ClimateAid, Other Activist accuse Lagos State Government of being untruthful over water privatization plans[…]

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ClimateAid Partners LASPARK to mark 10th Anniversary Lagos State Annual Tree planting Day

LAGOS MARKS 2017 TREE PLANTING DAY … Says Environmental-Friendly Attitude Needed To Enhance Greener Initiative   Climate Aid Initiative partners with the Lagos Parks and Gardens Agency (LASPARK)  and the Lagos state government in the 10th Anniversary of the state annual tree planting programme. Lagos State Government has said that additional 500,000 trees will be Read more about ClimateAid Partners LASPARK to mark 10th Anniversary Lagos State Annual Tree planting Day[…]

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Ogun plant trees in cities

  The Ogun State Government has revealed plans to begin tree planting within cities towards mitigating the effects of climate change, as well as beautifying the scenery of areas through its Urban Forestry Programme (UFP). Commissioner for Forestry, Chief Kolawole Lawal, made this known at the flag-off of the tree-planting exercise at Federal University of Read more about Ogun plant trees in cities[…]

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Countdown to Lagos Climate Action Week 2017

The Climate Action Week Lagos is our initiative at resolving a global issue of local dimensions with local actions that contributes to the sum total. The Climate Action Week provides a platform for Nigerians to interact and share best practices on resolving our climate crisis. . It also provides a dedicated space for leading climate and development Read more about Countdown to Lagos Climate Action Week 2017[…]

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UN Secretary-General’s speech “Climate Action: Mobilizing the World”

Secretary-General on Climate Action [as delivered] I would like to thank everyone at New York University, and especially the Stern School of Business, for your warm welcome and your role in making today’s gathering possible. Let me also thank all of you for being here to discuss the crucial challenge of climate change and how Read more about UN Secretary-General’s speech “Climate Action: Mobilizing the World”[…]

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Mediterranean rescue boat charities angry at code of conduct plan

Charities that rescue migrants and refugees from the Mediterranean have reacted angrily to plans to make them subject to a new code of conduct drawn up by Italyand endorsed by other EU countries. The move is likely to bring them under the control of the Libyan and Italian coast guards, which might constrain their ability to Read more about Mediterranean rescue boat charities angry at code of conduct plan[…]