Category: FPMU

Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Management Project

Mr. Salisu Dahiru NEWMAP Substantive National Project Coordinator

The month of May 2015 will be most memorable for NEWMAP Project staff not only because of the anticipated change of governance from one democratically elected President to another but also because of the transition of leadership in the position of National Project Coordinator from erstwhile NPC; Mr. C.O. Nwune to the new Coordinator Mr.…
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May 20, 2015 0


Recently NEWMAP featured in the World Bank/GEF Sahel and West Africa (SAWAP) Programme on Building Resilience through Innovation, Communications and Knowledge Services (BRICKS) Project. The Training which took place in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from 18th -20 February, 2015 was designed to expand the sustainable management of land and water resources in twelve sub-Saharan countries (Benin,…
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April 23, 2015 0

NEWMAP Commences Civil Works Activities in 21 Erosion Sites in the Seven Participating States. Resettlement Action Plan (RAP) has been paid to likely Project Affected Persons (PAP) in some of the States.

The Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Management Project (NEWMAP) project became effective on September 16, 2013. The World Bank agreed to finance the Project with a credit of $500 million. This credit was approved in addition to fully blended grants of $3.96 million from the Global Environment Facility (GEF) and $4.63 million from the Special Climate…
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April 17, 2015 0

NEWMAP Achievements and Updates as at December 2013

NEWMAP Achievements and Updates as at December 2013

December 11, 2014 0