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  • 10th ENVIRONMENT OUTREACH PRESENTATION LECTURE BY DR. SALISU MOHAMMED DAHIRU (NEWMAP NATIONAL PROJECT COORDINATOR)

    Dr.Salisu Mohammed Dahiru , NEWWAP national project coordination giving a national project coordinator giving a PowerPoint Presentation as the guest speaker at the Environment Outreach magazine 10th Annual public lecture Award Ceremony held in Benin City, Edo State . Edo State Commissioner for Environment and Sustainability, Dame Omoua Oni-Okpaku, delivering the good will message during the ceremony

    Posted at July 6, 2019 | By : | Categories : News and Events | Comments Off on 10th ENVIRONMENT OUTREACH PRESENTATION LECTURE BY DR. SALISU MOHAMMED DAHIRU (NEWMAP NATIONAL PROJECT COORDINATOR)
  • NEWMAP RECEIVES AN INTERNATIONAL AWARD

    NEWMAP GETS INTERNATIONAL AWARD Nigeria’s flagship organization in gully erosion mitigation, the Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Management Project, (NEWMAP) has won the 2019 Sustainable Development Africa 2019 FY Award organized by the World Bank Headquarters, Washington DC. The Sustainable Development Africa event, which was coordinated by two Directors, Simeon K. Ehui and Ede Jorge Ijjasz-Vasquez, featured a total of eight World Bank-assisted projects in Africa. The Projects include ...

    Posted at July 12, 2019 | By : | Categories : News and Events | Comments Off on NEWMAP RECEIVES AN INTERNATIONAL AWARD
  • IMPLEMENTATION OF RESETTLEMENT ACTION PLAN BEGINS IN GAPIONA AND URORA NEWMAP SITES, EDO STATE.

    IMPLEMENTATION OF RESETTLEMENT ACTION PLAN BEGINS IN GAPIONA AND URORA NEWMAP SITES, EDO STATE. The implementation of the Resettlement Action Plan (RAP) in Gapiona and Urora Flood sites has begun with the payment of compensation to Project Affected Persons (PAPs) by the Edo State Project Management Unit of the Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Management Project, (NEWMAP). Speaking at the presentation of cheques to the affected persons, State Coordinator ...

    Posted at November 14, 2019 | By : | Categories : News and Events | Comments Off on IMPLEMENTATION OF RESETTLEMENT ACTION PLAN BEGINS IN GAPIONA AND URORA NEWMAP SITES, EDO STATE.
  • Edo State Government Commences Disbursement of Compensation to Project Affected Persons in Gully Areas

    Edo State Government has begun the payment of compensation to persons affected by ongoing construction work at gully erosion sites in the State. The exercise which started with Auchi gully site is in compliance with World Bank guidelines on such assisted projects which require that payment of compensation will be borne by the State Government through its counterpart funds. At a brief opening ceremony in Auchi, the Project Coordinator of Edo State Nigeria Erosion and Watershed ...

    Posted at August 24, 2016 | By : | Categories : Blog,News and Events | Comments Off on Edo State Government Commences Disbursement of Compensation to Project Affected Persons in Gully Areas
  • 2020 NEW YEAR MESSAGE BY EDO NEWMAP PROJECT COORDINATOR

    2020 NEW YEAR MESSAGE BY EDO NEWMAP PROJECT COORDINATOR Dear Colleagues, I wish to congratulate each and every one for a successful transition to year 2020. It is indeed by the special graciousness of the Almighty God that made this possible for which I remain eternally grateful and which I encourage us not to take for granted. The last seven (7) years of the Project has been, to say the least, very eventful, starting with the great works of our ...

    Posted at January 14, 2020 | By : | Categories : News and Events | Comments Off on 2020 NEW YEAR MESSAGE BY EDO NEWMAP PROJECT COORDINATOR