Tag: Climate Change

Climate Change Act: Policy Alert Applauds FG, Charges New DG, Council

Policy Alert, a Civil Society Organisation promoting fiscal and ecological justice in the Niger Delta has commended the federal government over the recent appointment of a director general to head the National Council on Climate Change.

Edo farmers reject chemical-based fertilizers, insist on Agroecology

“I have seen it from experience that a farm that is cultivated with organic inputs produces more than those using chemicals. We farmers do not always admit that chemicals are harmful to us. I have been trained in the past on the harmful use of chemicals and I appreciate this training because it has further opened my eyes and added to my knowledge,” one of the farmers trained by HOMEF said.

As PDP Hits Buhari, Spanish Prime Minister, ILO Harp On Environmentally Sustainable Economies

The Prime Minister of Spain, Pedro Sanchez, has called on governments to take people-centred action to create decent jobs and protect livelihoods, as the world moves to a carbon-neutral economy just as Nigeria’s main opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) lashed out at President Muhammadu Buhari, claiming that he went off-the-point answer to questions at the United Nations General Assembly interactive session.