The National Environmental Agency (NEA) on Saturday tenth December, 2022 convened a capability development discussion board on problems bearing on to environmental well being for National Assembly Select Committee on Environment and chairpersons of more than a few make a selection committees of the parliament.

The coaching held at NaNA, used to be geared toward bettering the capability of lawmakers, particularly the make a selection committees on Environment.

It used to be additionally designed to reveal and give a boost to their figuring out of the more than a few environmental Acts and Regulations.

The workout, officers consider, would assist the members very much in making knowledgeable choices and for them to expedite ratification of pending draft expenses when it’s tabled earlier than them.

Established by way of Section 9 of NEMA 1994 Act, NEA is the essential frame chargeable for the coordination of environmental control within the nation.

Representing the Executive Director of Agency, Jagga Touray, director of inter-sectoral carrier at NEA, reminded that environmental degradation is a big worry that continues to threaten ‘our long term construction endeavors’.

The affects, he added, are obtrusive in all sides together with well being, livelihoods and native construction tasks.

“Recent problems associated with land degradation, biodiversity loss and other climate change related impacts including flash floods and coastal erosion are felt by everyone. And this phenomenon is expected to get even worse with the rapid population growth and increasing urbanisation.” he famous.