Benjamin Anabaraonye

Benjamin Anabaraonye
University of Nigeria | UNN · Institute of Climate Change

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Introduction
Benjamin Anabaraonye is an associate researcher at the Institute of Climate Change, Energy and Environment Studies, University of Nigeria, Nsukka. He is also an award-winning author, poet and CEO of the Benjy Poetry And Music Global Concepts based in Nigeria. He received trainings and awards in the field of climate change from Hamburg University of Applied Sciences,Germany and UNITAR. Benjamin does research in climate change adaptation and mitigation for sustainable development.
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March 2017 - November 2019
BENJY POETRY AND MUSIC GLOBAL CONCEPTS
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Poetry has always been associated with intensity of emotions expressed in literary form with a sense of rhythm and beauty. This study identifies poetry as a valuable tool which can be used in promoting green entrepreneurship for sustainable economic growth and environmental safety in Nigeria. It also identifies poetry as a valuable tool which can b...
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Entrepreneurial opportunities abound in Nigeria's agricultural sector which need to be harnessed, utilized and maximized for sustainable economic growth. This study identifies the opportunities in agripreneurship and the role of green entrepreneurship in achieving sustainable economic growth in Nigeria. Climate change, global warming and other rela...
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The use of solar energy and a lesser reliance on fossil fuels in Nigeria, which is in line with the United Nations Paris agreement will help to reduce the excessive emission of green house gases which are the major causes of global warming and climate change. Excessive emission of greenhouse gases has been discovered to affect the health of individ...
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The impacts of climate change are greatly felt on Nigeria's agricultural sector which in turn affects the economy of the nation. There is an urgent need to educate farmers and fishermen in rural areas in Nigeria on climate change adaptation and mitigation for sustainable development. Through our literature and participant observation, it has been d...
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Climate change education is vital for preparing communities, countries and continents for the impacts of climate change and to learn how to adapt and mitigate effectively for global sustainability. Poetry has been discovered through our literature and participant observation as a valuable tool for climate change education which will enable us to ac...
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Climate change is a growing threat to biodiversity in Nigeria. Climate change affects individual species and the way they interact with other organisms and their habitats, which alters the structure and function of ecosystems and the goods and services that natural systems provide to society. Understanding the direction and magnitude of ecological...
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Climate change exerts adverse effects on crop production in Nigeria. This study highlights the processes, mechanisms, and traits that will ensure future sustainability of crop quality and yield in Nigeria. It critically evaluates recent advances in our understanding of climate change impact on soil fertility and plants, within the context of climat...
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Nigeria is a country which has the abundance of human and natural resources, including skills and talents which are needed to maximize the green entrepreneurial opportunities in the plastic recycling for sustainable development. Recognizing and maximizing the green entrepreneurial opportunities in the plastic recycling industry is therefore a clima...
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Abstract Children need to be well educated on the impacts of climate change and ways to effectively adapt and mitigate for sustainable development in Nigeria. Climate change is affecting school children, facilities and activities, school attendance, and learning in a profound way. There is great need to improve public understanding of the potential...
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Green entrepreneurship is a paradigm shifting concept from everyday entrepreneurship. It inculcates values of business and enterprise in harmony with equity and the environment. This study identifies green entrepreneurship as very vital for achieving sustainable development and sustainable economic growth in Nigeria. Climate change is presently a b...
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Flooding is one of the major disasters affecting many countries of the world annually. Over the years, Nigeria has witnessed unprecedented flooding in many states of the country. These incessant cases of flooding in States like Lagos, Anambra, Enugu, Rivers, Taraba, Kogi, Benue, Katsina, Niger, Kano and Nasarrawa States in Nigeria have affected the...
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The impacts of flooding which is as a result of climate change are felt profoundly on food insecurity in Nigeria. Studies have shown that achieving a sustainable economic growth and development in Nigeria will continue to be a mirage without well-nourished and healthy people. Food insecurity is therefore strongly linked with other global issues, su...
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Human capital is one of the vital forces needed to achieve sustainable development and sustainable economic growth in Africa. Unleashing the power of human capital education among the youths in Africa will help to tackle the problems of hunger, poverty and unemployment among the youths. This study explores the vital elements needed to maximize the...
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Climate change is one of the global problems, which has dominated the media headlines in recent times. It is a complex global problem because it is intertwined with many other issues such as economic development, poverty reduction, good health, and well-being. Climate change is one of the most important factors affecting the formation of soil with...
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The impacts of flooding which is as a result of climate change are felt profoundly on Nigeria's socioeconomic , educational, environmental, health and agricultural sectors. The impacts of flooding in Nigeria which is one of the developing countries in Africa, imply that due considerations to flood risks and disaster management as part of climate ch...
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Abstract The impacts and risks of climate change have far-reaching environmental, social, agricultural, and economic effects and are ultimately harmful to our health and well-being. Climate change has been discovered to not only affect our physical health but can also harm our mental health. The impacts of climate change are profoundly felt on the...
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Poor health outcomes have been attributed to ineffective sexual and reproductive health education methods and poor maternal health care seeking behaviour among adolescent girls in Anambra State, Nigeria. This quantitative study vividly compares the prevalence and determinants of adolescent childbearing, contraceptive use, use of antenatal care (ANC...
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The 2019 coronavirus(COVID19) pandemic is a public health emergency of international concern and poses a challenge to the psychological resilience, economy and social life of people. It has immense psycho-social and economic impacts on communities and institutions in Africa. Many schools and other educational institutions have been closed down all...
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Introduction Education is an essential element of the global response to climate change. Climate change education is therefore vital in every community in order to prepare us for climate change impacts and to learn how to adapt and mitigate effectively(Anabaraonye.B,2017) .How can climate change education support education systems in Africa so they...
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Climate change is one of the global trends which we must of necessity tackle with urgency in order to prevent a global warming too unbearable for the survival of mankind and to ensure global sustainability. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change defines climate change as statistical variations that persist for an extended period, typically d...
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The current COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in a global crisis with short and long term implications for health, the economy and social relations. Many schools and other educational institutions have been closed down all around the world due to the impacts of COVID-19 and this is having an undeniable psychological effects on children in developing c...
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The impacts of climate change are felt profoundly on Nigeria's health sector. The impacts of climate change on the health sector in Nigeria implies that due considerations to health issues as part of climate change mitigation and adaptation efforts has become a pressing issue. Training is a critical component of the global climate change response.....
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Climate change is one of the global issues which we must of necessity tackle with urgency in order to prevent a global warming too unbearable for the survival of mankind. The impacts of climate change such as flooding, air pollution, drought, erosion, etc. is felt profoundly on Nigeria's health sector. The impacts of climate change on the health se...
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Climate Change is a global challenge which we must of necessity tackle with alacrity for our sustainable development in Africa. Climate change education is therefore vital for preparing ourselves for climate change impacts and to learn how we can adapt and mitigate effectively. This paper calls for an innovative approach for maximizing economic opp...
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Climate change is one of the global issues which we must of necessity tackle with alacrity in order to prevent global warming too unbearable for the survival of mankind.While the industrialized countries of the world.the major contributors to climate change,have the adaptive capacity to respond to the impact of climate change,most developing countr...

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