Water Resources

  • Nature-based Solutions for Water: World Water Development Report 2018

    Tomorrow, March 22nd, 2018 is the 25th anniversary of the World Water Day. A day designated by the United Nations to highlight the importance of freshwater and provide global advocacy for the sustainable management of freshwater resources.Read More »

  • Nigeria Ranks 133rd on the 2016 Environmental Performance Index

    Nigeria ranks 133rd out of the 180 countries surveyed for the 2016 environmental performance index. The Environmental Performance Index (EPI) provides a global view of environmental performance and country by country metrics to inform decision-making. The EPI was launched at the World Economic Forum, is in its 15th year and more relevant than ever to achieving the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals and carrying out the recent international climate change agreement.Read More »

  • If We Achieve the Global Goal 6 by 2030

    The global goal 6 is to "Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all". Many of us don’t think twice about turning on a tap to get clean water, but for 750 million people worldwide that’s not an option. And incredibly, more people have access to a mobile phone than a toilet – a staggering 2.5 billion don’t have decent sanitation facilities.Read More »

  • Impacts of Food Wastage

    According to Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), 28 percent of the world's agricultural land grows crops that are wasted. One of the main goals of 2015, the International Year of Soils is to raise awareness about the importance of soils for food security and nutrition. A video was made to show the impacts of Food wastage, what it means and how food wastage can be minimized.Read More »

  • World Water Day 2015: Water and Sustainable Development

    A day to celebrate, a day to change, a day to prepare. World Water Day is marked on 22 March every year. It’s a day to celebrate water. It’s a day to make a difference for the members of the global population who suffer from water related issues. It’s a day to prepare for how we manage water in the future. In 1993, the United Nations General Assembly designated 22 March as the first World Water Day. 22 years later, World Water Day is celebrated around the world shining the spotlight on a different issue every year.Read More »

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