Environment, values and policies in Nigeria

a book of readings
  • 349 Pages
  • 4.79 MB
  • English

Environment and Behaviour Association of Nigeria , Lagos, Nigeria
Environmental responsibility -- Ni
Statementedited by B.A. Folarin, O.J.K. Ogundele and N.S. Alaka.
ContributionsFolarin, Bamidele A., Ogundele, O. J. K., Alaka, N. S., Environment and Behaviour Association of Nigeria.
LC ClassificationsGE199.N6 E58 2007
The Physical Object
Pagination349 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23976040M
ISBN 109780834435
ISBN 139789780834432
LC Control Number2009479252

Environment, Values and Policies SIGNIFICANCE OF STUDY: Nigeria is an heterogeneous entity, the local food companies will b able to segment the market with the required types of food product giving the form, place, time and possession utilities to almost al' consumers (Day, ).

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Global Journal of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences Vol.5, No.3, pp, April File Size: KB. Examining Environmental Policies and Laws in Nigeria management of environment. The strategies have been designed to promote sustainable and adequate levels of funding and focus on integrated human development programs, including income generation, increased local control of resources, strengthening of File Size: KB.

Environmental Policy and its Enforcement in Nigeria What is the basis of environmental policy in Nigeria and which agencies/bodies administer and enforce environmental law. The basis of environmental policy in Nigeria is contained in the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Size: 56KB.

and physical planning policies, mismanages its urban open spaces, without adequate personnel to plan and organize the urban environments.

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Recommendations were made on ways of restoring these environmental values through effective planning of urban centers in Nigeria. Keywords: Environment, Nigeria, Planning, Urban centre, values 1. Introduction. RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN ENVIRONMENT, ETHICAL VALUES AND THE NIGERIAN PUBLIC SERVICE Ladipo, O.

Office of Deputy Director of Studies Administrative staff College of Environment (ASCON) Topo - Badagry, Lagos State. E-mail: [email protected] ABSTRACT Enhancing and maintaining public trust in the institutions of government is.

Nigeria’s environmental policy is aimed at achieving sustainable development in the country and, in particular, at securing for all Nigerians a quality environment adequate for their health and well-being; conserve and use the natural environment and resources for the benefit of present and future generations; restore, maintain and enhance.

and policies enabling SMEs to thrive in the Nigerian business environment. Accordingly, FATE’s annual Policy Dialogue Series was conceived as an avenue to bring together stakeholders in the Nigerian SME space and high-level business experts from within and outside Nigeria to discuss factors and policies.

the challenges of policy implementation in Africa and Sustainabl e Development Goals (SDGs) with a particular reference to Nigeria. In doing this, a survey study was c arried out, and a.

The article analyzes three aspects of environmental protection: (1) the theoretical economic bases of environmental protection and the Nigerian approach to environmental protection, including traditional values and modern institutional control measures, the latter embracing nature conservation efforts; (2) environmental considerations in national development plans; and (3) the evolution of a federal environmental protection agency and a national policy on by: The Journal of Nigerian Environmental Society is an open access journal that provides rapid publication (quarterly) of articles in all areas of Environmental issues, such as Environmental Microbiology and Public Health, Ecology, Applied Sciences, Geology, Socio-economics, Legislative and Engineering principles and Environmental management.

The Nigerian government has approved a Revised National Policy on Environment which seeks to capture some of the emerging issues in environment matters.

issues that are in Nigeria in order to. The Impact of the Environment on Nigeria's Public Administration Article in Journal of human ecology (Delhi, India) 17(2) February with 4, Reads How we measure 'reads'Author: Akpomuvire Mukoro.

In Nigeria, an increased level of consciousness is observable with regard to the complex relationship that exists between development and the quality of the environment. However, there remains much to be done by way of actually developing the mechanism and legislative backing for reconciling environmental imperatives with developmental goals.

Nigeria, like many other developing Cited by: The federal republic of Nigeria is a country situated on the west coast of Africa, abutting the Gulf of Guinea, lying between °N, °a has a land area of approximatelykm 2 and shares land borders with Benin to the west, Niger to the north, Chad to the northeast and east, and Cameroon to the east and southeast.

The country also has sovereign control over a marine Author: Oluwatosin M. Olarinmoye, Obih A. Ugwumba, Folalu O. Awe. Most of Nigeria's rainforests are located in the Niger River Delta. The country's dense forests are concentrated in the stats of Bayelsa, Cross River, Edo, Ekiti, Ondo, Osun, Rivers, and Taraba.

Together those eight states account for nearly 95 percent of Nigeria's land area that has more than 50 percent tree cover. Large pockets of Nigeria’s population still live in poverty, without adequate access to basic services, and could benefit from more inclusive development policies.

The lack of job opportunities is at the core of the high poverty levels, of regional inequality, and of social and political unrest in the country. The Nigeria energy policy document came to effect in to serve as a road map to a better national energy future.

Based on this policy statement, the Renewable Energy Master Plan (REMP) was developed in (Energy Commission of Nigeria and United Nations Development Programme (ECN–UNDP), ).Cited by: Department of Environmental Affairs,Environmental Impact Assessment and Management Strategy for South Africa (Draft).

The analysis and recommendations of this Report do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Environmental Affairs. The recommendations do not necessarily carry the full support of all the sectors represented. The page document has been authored by one of our Nigeria country specialists and provides readers with much more detail that our free guide above.

Topics include: An introduction to the country, its history, politics, people and culture; Insights into the country’s values, customs and etiquette.

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An incentive policy also guarantees that any company incorporated in Nigeria be allowed access to land in any state of the federation, for industrial purposes. Industrial concerns are required to abide by the regulations on the use of land for industrial purposes and with environmental regulations.

By most accounts, the launch of the “Do the Right Thing’’ campaign by the National Orientation Agency (NOA) in March opened a new channel for the promotion of sound ethical values in the Nigerian society.

Observers maintain that the campaign will particularly aid the achievement of the salient goals of the Federal Government’s Transformation [ ]. Nigeria is bedeviled with environmental issues ranging from air and water pollution to land degradation. Despite this, scholarship in environmental ethics and philosophy is not as strong in the country as it is in Europe and America.

Issues relating to the environment have only been examined from scientific perspective. Only recently did scholars begin to. ENVIRONMENTAL STATISTICS: SITUATION IN FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA Being Country Report Presented at the Workshop on Environment Statistics Held in Dakar, Senegal 28th February – 4th March By the Nigerian Participants: • Mr.

Adeyinka, M. (Chief Environmental Scientist) -Fed. Ministry of Environment, Lagos Nigeria. Tel: File Size: KB. Values are defined as, Sociology. the ideals, customs, institutions, etc., of a society toward which the people of the group have an affective regard. These values may be positive, as cleanliness, freedom, or education, or negative, as cruelty, crime, or blasphemy.

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Environmental governance is a concept in political ecology and environmental policy that advocates sustainability (sustainable development) as the supreme consideration for managing all human activities—political, social and economic.

Governance includes government, business and civil society, and emphasizes whole system capture this diverse range of elements, environmental. The history of environmental policy and pollution of water sources in Nigeria (): The way forward Joseph Akinkugbe Adelegan Department of Civil Engineering, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria.

e-mail: [email protected] ABSTRACT Water pollution has continued to generate unpleasant implications for health and economicFile Size: 86KB. The aim of Good Governance in the Public Sector (International Framework) is to encourage better service delivery and improved accountability by establishing a benchmark for good governance in the public sector.

The International Framework is not intended to. Land Use Policy is an international and interdisciplinary journal concerned with the social, economic, political, legal, physical and planning aspects of urban and rural land use.

It provides a forum for the exchange of ideas and information from the diverse range of disciplines and interest groups which must be combined to formulate effective.Environmental Science and Policy will publish original research papers, research and policy reviews and notes, forum discussion of published work and book reviews in English.

Submitted papers should address environmental issues of international significance, aim at informing policy debates and making, and be of international g: Nigeria.random sampling and “Nigerian Business Environment and Growth Constraints Questionnaire “developed by the policies, consumer’s values and supplier’s attitude, infrastructure, and trade liberalization in the business policies by the Nigeria customs and excise, multiple taxation by shipping agents and high port charges.

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