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EU releases €138m in humanitarian, devt funding for Lake Chad region

The European Union on Monday, September 3, 2018 announced new funding of €138 million funding for humanitarian assistance and development in Lake Chad Region. According to a statement on Monday in Abuja, by the Press Officer to Delegation of the EU to Nigeria and ECOWAS, Mr Modestus Chukwulaka, Commissioner for …

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LAKE CHAD REGION TO HAVE NEW LEASE OF LIFE; as ministers adopt regional stabilization strategy.

By Sam Ifeanyi Nwosu. It was a humbling and historical moment as Ministers of the Lake Chad Basin Commission confirmed their approval and adopted the regional stabilization strategy for the revitalization and recovery of the Lake Chad Basin at a summit hosted by the United Nations Development Programme, UNDP. This …

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NAIROBI (Landscape News) – Despite agriculture accounting for 70 percent of Africa’s annual loss of 2.8 million hectares of forests, the sector is important to engage in halting deforestation and restoring degraded land. Finding common ground to make agriculture work for reforestation and landscape restoration, though, will require systemic adaptation …

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