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WHAT IS THE GOVERNMENT OF NIGERIA DOING TO REDUCE GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS?

The Government is addressing this under three major points;

1. Institutional strengthening

Policies, upgrade of the Department thus increasing its capacity as the DNA, sectorial streamlined plans of action in MDAs through the ICCC

2. Capacity building

Public awareness programmes, training of stakeholders as well as beneficiaries both locally and internationally

3. Execution of projects

GHG inventory system, CDM projects, largest gas gathering programme in Africa (LNG), mandatory reduction of emissions by 20% of JVs

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