Roster of experts available for interviews with journalists
A non-governmental based in Lagos organised a training workshop for small scale farmers in the state.The organisers Human and Environmental Development Agenda(HEDA) in collaboration with OXFAM International, said the workshop was necessary to build the capacity of small scale farmers, who are responsible for 70% of food production in the State of Lagos.…Continue
Posted on February 20, 2012 at 18:44
Journalists are supposed to know something about everything about something. That is when specialization comes into play. My first training on reporting climate change was in October 2010, organized by Development Communication (DEVCOM), an NGO based in Lagos Nigeria. The Program Co-ordinator of DEVCOM, Mr. Akin Jimoh made a statement that always rings a bell in my mind that “climate change would be the biggest story of the 21st century” and I wondered why. During that training I heard lots…Continue
Posted on February 8, 2012 at 15:15
Posted on January 22, 2012 at 17:53
The Just Concluded United Nation Summit on Climate Change which took place in Durban South Africa between the 28th of November and 9th of December 2011 resulted in an extension of the Kyoto Protocol that is meant to elapse at the end of 2012.
This resolution and other modalities reached such as the green climate fund and further negotiation on a legal binding agreement that would help reduce global emission, portend a lots for Africa and Nigeria in particular.
Posted on January 17, 2012 at 12:53