In accordance with the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Act CAP E12 LFN 2004, which makes it mandatory for proponents of all new major development activities to carry out Environmental and Social Impact Assessment on their proposed projects, the Federal Ministry of Environment hereby announces a twenty-one (21) working days Public Notice for information and comments on the Draft Stakeholders Engagement Plan (SEP), Labour Management Procedure (LMP) and Environmental and Social Commitment Plan (ESCP) reports submitted by Federal Ministry of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Headquarter Abuja.
In accordance with the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Act CAP E12 LFN 2004, which makes it mandatory for proponents of all new major development activities to carry out Environmental and Social Impact Assessment on their proposed projects, the Federal Ministry of Environment hereby announces a twenty-one (21) working days Public Notice for information and comments on the Draft Environment and Social System Assessment (ESSA) reports submitted by Federal Ministry of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Headquarter Abuja.
The Community and Social Development Project (CSDP), an initiative of the Federal Government with support from the World Bank, spent N90 billion on community projects in 30 states from 2009 to date, an official has said.
The Katsina State Community and Social Development Agency (KTCSDA) has organized a training on Post Implementation and Micro-Projects Sustainability for 67 Community Projects Management Committees (CPMCs) and 27 Group Project Management Committees (GPMCs) from nine Participating Local Government Areas in the State.
The Zamfara Agency for Community and Social Development Project (CSDP) has charged communities in the state who benefited from the World Bank intervention projects to ensure their maintenance for future sustainability. The Permanent Secretary in charge of the agency, Alhaji Garba Muhammad gave the charge at a one-day capacity building training on facility maintenance and sustainability of Community Micro-Projects in Gusau on Saturday.
Not until recently, a lot of social developments in Nigeria were directed towards people in the urban areas while those in the rural areas that make up the bulk of the population were relatively neglected. Although the necessary materials for the development of these rural areas abound naturally within their immediate environment, their lack of awareness and participation tend to impede community development.
In line with the development of Community Driven Development Policy, a key deliverable of the Community and Social Development Project, the Federal Project Support Unit has organized a 2 day Workshop with Stakeholders on Community Driven Development (CDD) Policy in Nigeria for stakeholders of the CSDP participating States
The National Coordinator, Abdulkarim Obaje, of The Community And Social Development Agency (CSDP), the Federal Project Support Unit (FPSU) visits Nasarawa, while addressing the agency staff in a 15 minute brief, the NC intimated the staff of the agency on how current challenges faced by the agency will soon be overcome.
“Ahia Nvosi” is a popular place for the marketing of various agricultural produce from various rural communities in the area far and near. On a typical market day, the market over flows and blocks the main road which traverses it, exposing the traders, their wares and customers to danger. Also, there is hardly space and / or platform to display the produce.
With government assistance through the agency of ABIA CSDP, the Umunkpeyi community of Isiala Ngwa South, Abia State embarked on the construction of 5 no 10 units of open market stalls and electricity projects which have all been completed and effectively in use.