NIGERIA EROSION AND WATERSHED MANAGEMENT PROJECT 

Making the environment better; improving lives

At NEWMAP, Our Mission is to address on a multi-dimensional scale the menace of gully erosion in the south east as well as land degradation in the North.

The Project Development Objective (PDO) of NEWMAP is to reduce vulnerability to soil erosion in targeted sub catchement.

Project Components

Component 1

Erosion and Watershed Management Infrastructure Investments.

Component 2

Erosion and Watershed Management Institutions and Information Services.

Component 3

Climate Change Response

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Component 4

Project Management

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Latest Achievement

NEWMAP Launched in Kano: Project to expend N1.1 B to tackle land degradation and enhance water Conservation in the state.

The project is to intervene in nine sites in Kano as a first phase work in Erosion sites , and Water Conservation in Dawakin Tofa, Kiru, Ungogo shinono, Takai, Tarauni and Makoda Local government areas.

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$ 508 M

PROJECT PORTFOLIO

19 +

NEWMAP STATES

2 M+

PROJECT BENEFICIARIES

Our Partners

Latest News

ANAMBRA NEWMAP – SEPTEMBER 2017 NEWSLETTER

CLICK THE BELOW LINK TO VIEW AND DOWNLOAD ANAMBRA NEWMAP NEWSLETTER FOR SEPTEMBER 2017 Anambra NEWMAP September 2017 Newsletter

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October 3, 2017 0

Event: World Bank/Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Management Project (NEWMAP)/South-South Knowledge Exchange (SSKE) Knowledge Fair

South-South Learning and Knowledge Sharing for watershed management, infrastructure and agriculture: World Bank task teams secured financing from the China-World Bank Group Trust Fund of USD 433,000 over 2.5 years[…]

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September 27, 2017 0

NEWMAP Launched in Kano: Project to expend #1.1B to tackle land degradation and enhance water Conservation in the state.

Dateline: 18/05/2017 the Nigeria Erosion and watershed Management Project was officially launched in Kano today towards land restoration and enhanced water conservation in response to the unique dry land challenges[…]

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May 19, 2017 0

NEWMAP Launched in Sokoto: a timely intervention towards environmental sustainability and economic self sufficiency in the state- Says Tambuwal

  The Nigeria Erosion & Watershed Management Project crossed another Milestone on 5th April, 2017 with the Launch of the Project in Sokoto, the City of the Caliphate. Governor Aminu[…]

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April 5, 2017 0

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