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Don’t Miss It! What Does ‘Sustainable Living’ Mean to You? Apply for the 2014 International Schools Essay Competition.

Only two weeks left to submit applications for the 2014 International Schools Essay Competition and Debate. The theme / question for this year is What Does ‘Sustainable Living’ Mean to You? Applications close on the 10th of February,…

Announcing the 3rd Home School Tagged ‘Turmoil in Africa: Uprising or Chaos?’ By the Health of Mother Earth Foundation.

It’s already the third one; we can’t believe how time flies. The third session of the multi-city Sustainability Academy holds from April 7 – 10 2014 in Abuja, Port Harcourt and Lagos. This session, HOMEF wants…

Blue Skies, Bright Beaches and a Beautiful Island – Praia, Cabo Verde Hosts Climate Change Educators for UNESCO / SANDWATCH Training.

By Oluwafunmilayo Oyatogun. Praia sits elegantly on Cape Verde’s island of Santiago, at the West African edge of the Atlantic ocean and is perhaps one of the continent’s best kept island secrets. UNESCO and the…

HOMEF Partners With Uniport to Bring the First Right Livelihood Campus to Nigeria, Zaid Shopeju Reports.

Report by Zaid Shopeju. The Health of Mother Earth (HOMEF), University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT) and the Right Livelihood Award Foundation signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to co-host the Right Livelihood College (RLU) at…

Setting the Bar High in Warsaw – By Hamzat Lawal // We Want To Hear From You, What Are Your Expectations from COP 19?

At the Warsaw stadium, where the ongoing climate talks are being held, delegates, activists, NGOs, and young people are keeping their fingers crossed with high expectations in coming days, leading to the 2015 global climate…

Nigerians Missing in Warsaw, Poland: Climate Talks and COP 19 Negotiations Begin with Empty Nigerian Table.

We’re receiving updates from Warsaw, Poland where the high level environmental gathering, Conference of Parties (COP19), is on-going and the news is not so pleasant. Nigerians are missing at the Climate Talks side event where…