The adverse effects of climate change in Nigeria are more obvious with sharp increases in extreme heat affecting the many millions of its citizens who do not have access to air conditioning or electricity and changes to precipitation threatening Nigeria’s largely rain-fed agricultural sector
Everyone is affected by climate change, but its impacts are felt differently by different socio-economic groups such as gender and their coping mechanisms differ. Women particularly are more affected by disasters due to gender inequalities and power imbalances
Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW) showcases the UAE’s proactive, forward thinking approach to sustainability and brings together a unique mix of policy makers, industry specialists, technology pioneers and the next generation of sustainability leaders. Through its initiatives and events, ADSW helps drive knowledge sharing, implementation of strategies, and delivery of solutions to drive human progress.