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Foto: UN Women/Flickr
1 September 2023
Africa
Somalia
Central African Republic
Chad
Guinea
Guinea-Bissau
Nigeria

Secretário-geral pede ampla mobilização a ativistas que se encontram até domingo em Nairóbi; evento acontece antes da Semana do Clima em África; Unicef coloca Guiné-Bissau entre nações com maior risco dos impactos das alterações climáticas.

3 February 2023
Africa
Nigeria

 In his story, Soilless Farming to the Rescue. How to Boost Agriculture Without Hurting Forests, published by the Foundation for Investigative Journalism, Abdullah Tijani tells how Adebowale Onafowora, a Nigerian agricultural entrepreneur, embraced hydroponics as an alternative to traditional farming.

Pastoral Land Rights
30 January 2023
Africa
Egypt
Tunisia
Ethiopia
South Sudan
South Africa
Burkina Faso
Mauritania
Niger
Nigeria

NELGA has put out nine country profiles about South Sudan, South Africa, Nigeria, Niger, Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Tunisia, Egypt, and Mauritania. These profiles give information about pastoralism and small-scale agriculture in these countries.

8 December 2022
Mozambique
Angola
Namibia
South Africa
Nigeria

 A growing body of research suggests that rather than serving as a boon for development, major fuel discoveries tend to spawn corruption and economic instability in countries that lack strong financial institutions and legal systems. More recent research suggests that these effects are not only reserved for the period after governments receive windfalls from fossil fuels. In what’s called the “presource curse,” the anticipation of oil and gas revenues may engender corruption and lead governments to prematurely restructure their economies and pile on debt.

Oshogbo sacred grove, 2013, photo by Jbdone ,Flickr ,License CC BY-NC 2.0
2 September 2022
Nigeria

In 2011, an estimated 400 children died from lead poisoning in Bagega community in Zamfara state and thousands more were found to have excess levels of lead in their blood.

A Hyprep remediation site in Eleme, near Port Harcourt, in 2019. Photographer: Yasuyoshi China/AFP/Getty Images
31 August 2022
Nigeria

In the more than a quarter century since Shell Plc left Ogoniland in southern Nigeria, oil has continued to ooze from dormant wellheads and active pipelines, leaving the 386-square mile kingdom’s wetlands shimmering with a greasy rainbow sheen, its once-lush mangroves coated in crude, well-water smelling of benzene and farmlands charred and barren. 

Aerial view of irrigation infrastructure in need of repair in Birni-N'Konni, Niger,Photo by ,Aerial view of irrigation infrastructure in need of repair in Birni-N'Konni, Niger,2020,,licence,CC BY-NC-ND 2.0
20 August 2022
Nigeria

No fewer than 55 communities in four local government areas of Edo State yesterday protested the acquisition of the communities’ rainforest reserve and farmland by the state Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, in spite of pending court cases on the matter.

 

24 July 2022
Africa
Lesotho
Ghana
Nigeria
Americas
Asia
Nepal
Europe
Italy
Samoa
Tonga

Les logiciels libres offrent la possibilité d'améliorer la transparence et de réduire les coûts d'enregistrement des droits fonciers grâce à des outils flexibles et abordables permettant d'uniformiser et de pérenniser les procédures administratives. 

Foto: Copernicus Sentinel
24 February 2022
Africa
Libya
Sudan
Cameroon
Central African Republic
Chad
Niger
Nigeria

Após décadas de práticas agrícolas ruins, Lago Chade desaparece, gerando uma onda de fome, migrações, conflitos por terra e fortalecimento do terrorismo

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