The outcome of COP26 for the Nigerian Youth
Climate Channel Correspondent From Nigeria:
The UN Information Centre in collaboration with Global Environmental and Climate Conservation Initiative (GECCI) hosted a panel discussion “The Outcome of COP26 and Where Do We Go from Here?” organized for the Nigerian Youth Post COP26 Conference in Yobe State (Northeast Zone).
Abdulhamid Tahir Hamid, Executive Director of GECCI said to Climate Channel Africa, The panelists highlighted the different challenges of climate change in the region and the threat of climate change to agricultural sustainability and poverty alleviation.
He added, the panelists called for access to finance by farmers, improved agricultural infrastructure and the deployment of new technologies and innovation to mitigate the effect of climate change and the need for the youths to show a lot more interest in agriculture. Participants include youths, NGOs , academia and other relevant stakeholders.