WILDLIFE IN THE WAR ZONE by Amit Goswamy, wildlife biologist and former deputy commander of the Indian Armed Forces, Border Security Force. ...

Read more

Ecology: Are you in fashion? No longer a company without its environmental charter, no more a product without its eco-responsible promises, no more a speech coated with ecolo...

Read more

We know that recycling cans and taking shorter showers are not enough. On the occasion of Earth Day this April 22, PETA recalls that the last alarming IPCC report calls for a dr...

Read more

Not a fan of Unabomber. “When the hares declared equal rights between animals, they wanted to ostracize the lions; they didn't answer, but they bared their teeth &r...

Read more


ACCARD | Posted on 2021-09-14 09:50

The African Centre for Climate Action and Rural Development (ACCARD) Initiative ”, was established as a legal and national entity in 2019 under the aegis of the Nigerian Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) in Abuja, after more than seven (7) years of promoting environmental and climate activities, as well as projects in the Niger Delta, Nigeria, as the Centre for Environment and Sustainable Livelihoods Projects (CESLP). One of its many projects has as its theme “the state of the environment of the Niger Delta”. The program, among others, emphasizes capacity development and participation of young people, as well as community participation in environmental management. ACCARD strongly believes in "attitude change" and as such is committed to building environmentally conscious societies in Africa and to uplifting future leaders through a "catch it young" approach.

The Centre also campaigns for good governance and policy implementation in partnership with notable non-governmental organizations (NGOs), universities, governmental and international organizations, as well as multinational corporations operating in these communities.

The functioning of ACCARD (and the previous CESLP) over the past 7 years, as a community organization, has greatly contributed to human capacity and the development of society, and has made the ACCARD Initiative the one of the leaders of the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), in particular goals # 13 and # 17, namely climate actions and partnership respectively.

The organization was founded by Elohor Freeman OLUOWO.

Posted on 2021-09-14 09:50

WIZARDWORDS  3.0 RECYCLING IS A LIE AND EVERYONE KNEW IT. This next edition of the WIZARDWORDS looks at recycling and what role it will play in the solutions for the ...

Read more

Michelle Thew is the CEO of Cruelty Free International – the leading organization working to end animal testing worldwide. For more than 20 years, Michelle has been an adv...

Read more

Live debate

Climate denial: can we still look elsewhere?


No messages currently, be the first!

          ‎Luciane Moessa de Souza, Ph.D. - Expert in sustainable finance   Where do ESG ratings come from and what fi...

Read more

DV8 Chat

Find your friends on DV8 Chat.



Receive news directly to your email!