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#Opportunity: Apply for the UN Young Champions of the Earth Challenge

An initiative of the United Nations, Young Champions of the Earth aims to celebrate and support individuals between the ages of 18 and 30...

#SustyWork

Company: StreSERT Services Limited Location: Lagos, Nigeria Position: Lead Environmental Consultant The Lead Environmental consultant is expected to manage teams to achieve corporate objectives while conducting field...

How is Nigeria Preparing for the Next Flooding Season?

Musa lost his two (2) wives and six (6) children under the debris of his collapsed two (2) -bedroom apartments after the sudden rains...

#4StoriesAt1600Hrs

NBC Hosts Energy Efficiency Network Project Workshop: Non-alcoholic industry giant and manufacturers of Coca-Cola Products, Nigerian Bottling Company Limited (NBC), has hosted the fifth...

EU Moves to Reduce Emissions in the Shipping Sector

The EU is calling for a global approach to reducing greenhouse gas emissions from international shipping – a large and growing source of emissions....

Nigerian Breweries Boosts Sustainable Development

As part of efforts for sustainable development in the manufacturing sector, the Nigerian Breweries (NB) Plc, says it sources 99 per cent of its...

#Environment: Sweden Runs Out of Trash

Sweden is so good at recycling that, for several years, it has imported rubbish from other countries to keep its recycling plants going. Less...

Nigerian Senate Passes Petroleum Industry Bill

The Nigerian Senate has passed the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill, the long-awaited legislation that promises broad reforms to the nation’s oil and gas industry. The...

#Opportunity: EarthPlus #GreenPeople Challenge 2017

Ahead of the World Environment Day 2017 (WED 2017), EarthPlus, a global non-profit committed to environmental sustainability especially in Africa, is launching an Africa-wide...

#Award: Keene State College Honoured for Sustainability Efforts

Keene State College has been honoured for its sustainability efforts.  The school is one of the nine colleges and universities across the United States...

Denmark to Invest Sh15bn in SDG-Focused Projects in Kenya

Denmark has signified interest in investing Sh15bn in local projects in Kenya, in order to support the country in achieving the United Nations Sustainable...

ABB Inaugurates Traction Transformer Plant in South Africa

A new traction transformer production facility has been inaugurated by ABB Group, a Swedish-Swiss multinational corporation, in South Africa. Ulrich Spiesshofer, CEO of ABB,...

Nigeria, Four other Countries to Launch First Africa’s Nanosatellite

The Nigerian Director-General of National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA), Prof Seidu Mohammed, has said that Nigeria is launching a Nanosatellite together with...

Look Smoking Hot with Waste Couture

Every piece of clothing you buy has had an environmental impact even before you buy it. Be it in terms of the water used,...

Carnival Corporation Recognized for Leadership in Environmental Excellence

Carnival Corporation, world's largest leisure travel company, had another strong showing at the seventh annual Port of Seattle Green Gateway Awards ceremony. All three...

Sokoto State Govt To Ensure Sustainable Development in Urban-Rural Areas

The Sokoto State Government has committed to ensuring sustainable development in the urban and rural areas of the state. Aminu Tambuwal This was disclosed by...

The Cost of Renewable Energy: Are Renewables Really Green?

The global green rush to move away from fossil fuel dependence has incontestably led to a plethora of renewable energy initiatives. From the traditional...

ISO set to release ISO 14080 towards Achieving the Climate Agenda

The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) has commenced the drafting of a new ISO, 14080. The proposed standard is aimed at helping governments and...

#Opportunity: Summer 2017 Online Course in Urban Sustainability

Interested in learning how cities can go green? Take UP136 Urban Sustainability online this summer with Prof. Dustin Allred from the Department of Urban and Regional Planning. The...

#DevelopingStories: Progress of Renewables in Africa

Although most of the sub-Saharan African countries face serious challenges when it comes to power and energy, Africa has succeeded in finding solutions to...
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