Economic benefits can usually be valued in monetary terms but the social functions of forests are more difficult to measure and can vary considerably among countries, depending on their traditions and level of development.
The Nigerian Economic Society (NES) was formed in 1957 by Nigerian scholars as a united platform for Nigerian Economists and allied Social Scientists to provide intellectual leadership in the process of understanding and managing economic, social and political change in Nigeria
The World Economic Forum is convening its first Sustainable Development Impact Summit in New York on 18-19 September 2017. The Summit is dedicated to accelerating progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) and the Paris Climate Agreement through public-private cooperation and the application of technologies of the Fourth
The Migrants, Migration, and Development Program focuses on the intersection of migration and development policies and trends, moving beyond simple notions that development is a "cure" for migration or that migration is a recipe for development. For more on the program, click here.
THE IMPACT BANKING ADMINISTRATION ON THE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA A CASE STUDY OF OHA COMMUNITY BANK ABSTRACT This project is a thorough research into the impact of community banking on the economic development of Nigeria a case study of ohha community bank Nigeria Ltd. Ogui Road Enugu . in carrying out the research investigation into
Problem Looms For Nigeria As Oil Price Plunges . The international oil benchmark, Brent crude, has fallen to its lowest level this year and below the proposed benchmark for Nigeria's 2019 budget, with economic experts describing the development as a cause for concern for the country.
U.S. foreign direct investment (FDI) in Nigeria (stock) was $5.8 billion in 2017, a 32.8% increase from 2016. U.S. direct investment in Nigeria is led by mining. Nigeria's FDI in the United States (stock) was $61 million in 2017, up 48.8% from 2016. There is no information on
The country's socio-economic roadmap, the National Development Plan (NDP), recognises that faster, broad-based growth is needed to transform the economy, create jobs, and reduce poverty and inequality. Government continues to prioritise infrastructureinvestment to ease bottlenecks and raise the economy's potential growth rate.
Moving away from a narrow, economy-centred approach to development, sustainable human development places people at the core, and views humans as both a means and an end of development.
other development tools, however, it has insufficiently penetrated the poorer strata of society. The poorest form the vast majority of those without access to primary health care and basic education; similarly, they are the majority of those without access to microfinance.
Odia and Omofonmwan (2013, p. 259) note that in the light of Nigeria's current economic problems, and particularly, its poverty situation and unimpressive rates of economic growth that educational/research development should be given utmost attention in a bid to enhance sustainable economic growth and development.
Nov 23, 2018As a way of making a positive impact in the lives of Nigeria youths, the National President, Christian Student Movement of Nigeria (SCM) Evang. Onyemobi Oguazi,, called on the Federal Government, Churches and business community to channel the resources of the country towards the development of Nigerian youths..
ThE FINANcIAl AND EcONOmIc crISIS. OF 2008-2009 AND DEvElOpINg cOUNTrIES. africa and the Global financial and economic crisis Impacts, responses and opportunities for economic Co-operation and Development, berlin, Germany. Prior to that, he worked with the european Commission and a private bank.
A 20-year ban on new uranium mining, covering 1 million acres near the Grand Canyon, is the likely outcome of a two-year-plus review process, Interior Secretary Ken Salazar announced Monday.
NEPAD focuses on strengthening agriculture, fostering food and nutrition security, promoting blue economy, improving environmental governance, facilitating the adoption of climate change mitigation and adaptation strategies and promoting of sustainable mining at national, regional and continental levels.The programme's objective is to provide
The problem of economy developments in Nigeria as in other development countries is therefore not just that of getting the economy to run faster than the rest of the world economy so as to catch up with but to get the economy to run on both legs.
Nov 24, 2018He said efforts towards promoting research and implementation of the SDGs particularly in the area of education in the 17 goals of the SDGs is significant in the quest to ensure all learners acquire knowledge and skills needed to promote sustainable development.
Nov 26, 201826 November 2018, Sweetcrude, Port Harcourt — The Nigerian economy will derive maximum value from the Nigerian Liquefied Natural Gas, NLNG, Train 7 project, according to Managing Director of the Nigeria LNG Limited, Mr. Tony Attah.
The lumber, agriculture, and mining industries are major impacts on the tropical rainforest. They all require large areas of forest to be cleared so that they can take place. In mining, large areas of forest are cleared, and roads are built to access the mines.
Building design, geography and development indicators are important factors in earthquake vulnerability. The objectives of this review were to describe the impact of earthquakes on the human population, in terms of mortality, injury, and displacement and to identify country and event characteristics factors associated with these outcomes.
Discovery towards Development Fox tungsten property Walter Segsworth has over 40 years of experience in mining in Canada and overseas and has served as a senior officer of several mining companies including Westmin Resources, where Critical Minerals, and the U.S. Economy (2008), National Academy of Sciences. China is the worlds
2 A highly destabilizing and pauperizing problem for Nigeria is the World Bank and IMF's stiff condition, which can hardly produce any serious economic development to propel the growth of Nigerian economy thereby, distort nation-state norms and values.
Mining in the Bristol Bay region, and particularly the proposed Pebble Project, presents an unusually stark choice between two different paths of natural resources development the extraction of finite hard-rock minerals and a sustainable economy based on a valuable renewable resource—salmon.
2 Preface This survey, "Research on Corruption.A Policy Oriented Survey", is an overview of contemporary corruption research. The main objective is to present research that is relevant for foreign aid policies to developing countries.
mainstay of the Nigerian economy (Nwosu 1999). This is no longer so as the government path toward economic growth (Manyong et al. 2005). Clichs and catchphrases coined to sup- banker is not oriented toward development fi-nancing, the Government must incen-tivize the process.