Global Rights to Host Workshop on the Rights of Civilians in Armed Conflict Global Rights is convening the workshop on the Rights of Civilians in Armed Conflict in Abuja from August 17-19, 2016 to sensitize stakeholders on the duties of the parties to Nigeria’s conflicts and to work with them to develop systematic approaches for confronting the practice gaps in protecting the rights of citizens.
Coal is a form of fossil fuel commonly used to generate electricity and heat. It can also be liquefied to produce gas and diesel fuel. It is one of the most widely used forms of energy globally. While it is considered a valuable source of energy, it is produced at a high cost to
The Nigerian extractive industry has had a chequered history of corruption, mismanagement, insecurity, human rights abuses and environmental degradation, all of which impact on extractive host communities. While there have been a lot of public conversations about the hydrocarbon sector, the solid mineral sector, for various reasons has not received as much attention, while their host communities also bear the brunt of these negative impacts.