national environmental standards and
regulations enforcement agency (NESREA)

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NESREA, NNRA Form Pact On Environment

Two Federal Regulatory agencies have agreed to form a pact for effective policing of the environment. The federal regulatory agencies are the National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) and the Nigerian Nuclear Regulatory Authority (NNRA). The decision to collaborate was made on Thursday at the headquarters of the Nigerian Nuclear Regulatory Authority during…

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Federal Government Moves Against Plastics, Phase out in Offing

The Federal government says it has developed a national strategy for the phase-out of non-biodegradable plastics in the country, as well as implementing a National Plastic Waste Recycling Programme to establish plastic waste recycling plants across the country. Speaking at a press briefing as part of activities marking this year’s World Environment Day celebration, on…

Extended Producer Responsibility Programme is a must…. DG NESREA

The Director General of the National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency, NESREA Dr. Lawrence Anukam says it is mandatory for all industries and production outlets in the country to comply fully with the Extended Producer Responsibility, EPR Programme. In his remarks, while receiving the team from CocaCola Nigeria and The Nigeria Bottling Company in…

Nesrea Annual Environmental Import Clearance

The National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) has responsibility to enforce all environmental laws, guidelines, policies, standards and regulations in Nigeria; and to prohibit processes and the use of equipment or technology that undermine environmental quality.  It also has the responsibility to enforce compliance with provisions of international agreements, protocols, conventions and treaties…

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Accreditation and Registration of Environmental Consultants

The National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) is an Agency of the Federal Ministry of Environment with the responsibility to enforce all environmental laws, guidelines, policies, standards, and regulations in Nigeria; and to prohibit processes and the use of equipment or technology that undermine environmental quality. It also has the responsibility to enforce…

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NESREA Governing Board gets to Work

The newly inaugurated governing board of the National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) has hit the ground running with a maiden visit to the headquarters of the Agency in Abuja. The board was led by its chairman, Barr. Iyiola Oladokun as its Chairman while other members are Amb Balare Rano, Mr. Aleshinloye Rilwan…

NESREA 11th Stakeholders Forum Communique

The National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) held her 11th Annual National Stakeholders’ Forum at the Nicon Luxury Hotel, Abuja, from 12th – 13th December, 2017. The Forum is held annually as part of the Agency’s platform for public involvement and citizens’ participation in environmental governance. The theme for this year’s Stakeholders’ Forum…

NESREA, INTERPOL TO TACKLE ENVIRONMENTAL CRIMES

Going by the outcome of the meeting between officials of the International Police Organization (INTERPOL) and the management of the leading Environmental Agency in Nigeria, the National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA), the days of Nigeria being used as a transit route to smuggle wildlife of flora and fauna are over. Speaking during…