Children from Sagbokodji riverine communities where we provided solar installations for free

Given the enormity of the climate challenge, it is surprising how limited coverage of our changing climate receives in current children’s fiction. More importantly, how more limiting literature for African Children by African authors who understand their reality. As these children approach being a youth in this decade, they will be responsible for the future protection of our fragile planet. So, their knowledge and engagement are critical. Sustainability literacy is essential to Nigerian children, Africa at large. …


Sustainable fisheries is when enough fish are left in the ocean, and the habitats are protected. Fish swim around and need time to grow and reproduce. Sustainable fishing makes this happen. When the oceans are safeguarded, the livelihoods of people who depend on fishing can be maintained. Aquaculture can be termed as the breeding, rearing, and harvesting of fish, shellfish, algae, and other organisms in all kinds of water habitats. Its concept is similar to agriculture, but with fish rather than plants or livestock.

Aquaculture also means fish farming. The seafood found at local grocery stores can be labeled as…


Every living organism within an ecosystem or habitat, including numbers and diversity of species and all environmental aspects such as temperature, oxygen, carbon dioxide levels, and climate, can be referred to as biodiversity. It can be measured globally or in smaller environs (e.g., ponds). Biodiversity is crucial because, without it, the health of the planet would be at risk. Every specie has a role to play, though some, like viruses and disease-carrying mosquitoes, are deemed damaging to human wellbeing and other organisms.

A healthy ecosystem has a rich level of biodiversity. The less inhabitable an ecosystem is, the less life…


In terms of ecosystems and species, Africa has a lot of biodiversity. However, multiple concerns to biodiversity protection exist throughout Africa. Poverty, pollution, sickness, and policy failures are only a few significant issues that need to be addressed. Many attempts have been made to conserve biodiversity on the continent, both by worldwide groups and African countries. However, if the necessary activities are not taken with devotion, biodiversity loss will continue to be a major issue.

“Biological diversity” refers to the variation among living organisms from all sources, including terrestrial, marine, and other aquatic habitats, as well as the ecological complexes…


Africa houses most of the underdeveloped countries of the world. By default, it’s the least developed continent. And this is primarily due to the political issues faced by the countries within Africa. These issues affect other sectors, leaving no room for development. It’s quite sad, but gladly, it’s solvable.

For a greener and safer Earth, everyone everywhere needs to play a part in ensuring the effectiveness of the strategies taken towards a better environment. This is harder to implement in Africa due to the glaring lack of growth in a large part of its region. However, innovative ideas being brought…


Education is fundamental to the construction of the sustainable world we are working endlessly to create. It is a powerful tool for transforming knowledge, progressive attitudes, values, goals, and skills of individuals and societies worldwide. We all come to the world not knowing anything at all. We rely on what we see, read, and are told to do to find our way in life.

The wrong attitudes, goals, and actions of today, to a large extent, exist because people are ignorant of the truth or have been negatively educated. Thus, the key to global change, sustainable development, is passing down…


Digital currencies provide considerable potential transactions, security, and access to financial benefits. However, with no bank to regulate the currency, a system was designed to mandate Bitcoin miners to solve complex mathematical equations and algorithms using high-powered computers before verifying a transaction and then combine these verified transactions into blocks added to a blockchain for documentation. Miners, therefore, earn newly created bitcoins as well as transaction processing fees. But this concept is energy-intensive, and most of the energy used is generated from coal — a non-renewable energy source that poses a severe threat to the environment.

Bitcoin’s Growing Energy Consumption

According to research conducted…


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Sub-Sahara Africa accounts for 75% of the world’s population without access to electricity (Tracking SDG 7: The Energy Progress Report, June 2021). To improve rural electrification and enhance sustainable development, other renewable energy sources need to be considered. Renewable Energy sources such as Hydropower, Wind, Solar, and Biofuel are important technology options for rural electrification projects and for reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

According to the International Energy Agency Net-Zero by 2050 report, the world will need 2600GW of hydropower capacity by mid-century to have a chance of keeping global temperature rises below 1.5 degrees Celsius. Off-grid systems that…


“Catch them young and watch them grow…….”

Catch Them Young (CTY), an axiom popularized in our learning institutions, is a tradition of excellence built on the foundation of nurturing, guiding, and training new students on cultures, principles, and fundamentals imbibed for easy acclimatization into the new world of study. Like a miracle, the Catch Them Young mantra has proven instrumental in shaping and building the generations of leaders and social transformers for various organizations and associations in learning institutions and has become the mantra leaving no stone unturned.

With the transformational effect of the CTY mantra, it will not be…


In recent decades, current development patterns are heavily questioned and accompanied by environmental deterioration by human actions, especially production factors meant to ensure survival. In response to this, the Brundtland Commission coined the term “Sustainable Development,” which is the “development that meets the demands of the present generation without jeopardizing future generations ability to meet their own needs.” In this remark, it was asserted unequivocally that human society must change the direction of overall lifestyle and life practices to reverse the socio-environmental disaster and degradation that loomed over nature.

What is Sustainability?

Sustainability connotes how natural systems function, remain diverse and provide everything…

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