West Africa contributes to the SDGs through initiatives aimed at fostering economic development, enhancing food security, and improving access to clean water, sanitation, and education for its diverse population, including vulnerable groups such as women and children.

West Africa

Children studying under a solar lantern in a rural community

Quadloop’s Circular Approach to Sustainable Innovation

Quadloop Africa exemplifies the potential of repurposing electronic waste for sustainable innovation, crafting solar products from discarded electronics to challenge conventional...
Favour Olumuyiwa
6 min read
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Aba’s Geometric Power Plant and Future Prospects

The commissioning of the Geometric Power Plant In Aba, Nigeria, represents a transformative leap towards sustainable energy solutions, promising to address...
Avatar photo Tomi Abe
6 min read

Do Nigerians Have an Appetite for Eco-Friendly Products?

Nigeria's evolving consumer landscape presents both challenges and opportunities for businesses as they navigate the complexities of promoting sustainable products and...
Adetola Adetayo
8 min read

Ecobarter’s Digital Revolution in Waste Management

Ecobarter pioneers a transformative approach to waste management, seamlessly integrating technology and community engagement to inspire a nationwide movement toward environmental...
Favour Olumuyiwa
5 min read

How Future For Africa Sparks Sustainable Change in Ghana

Future for Africa, a dynamic Ghanaian NGO, passionately drives transformative initiatives in education, healthcare, and community empowerment while strategically addressing environmental,...
Adetola Adetayo
6 min read

Trash to Treasure: Planet 3R’s Bold Move to Reshape Waste and Weave a Greener Future

Planet 3R, a visionary social enterprise based in Nigeria, leads the way in sustainable practices by transforming textile and plastic waste...
Adetoro Adetayo
6 min read

Lagos Plastic Ban: A Bold Step or an Economic Blow?

The Lagos State government's decisive ban on single-use plastics and styrofoam sparks intense discussions about its economic impact, prompting a nuanced...
Adetoro Adetayo
8 min read

Threads of Progress: Nigeria’s Fashion Scene Embraces a Sustainable Future

Within Nigeria’s vibrant fashion landscape, a nuanced balance between its rich cultural heritage and urgent environmental challenges is unveiled. Local designers...
Adetoro Adetayo
5 min read

Beyond the Red Tape: Breaking Down Accessibility Barriers in Nigeria

In Nigeria’s pursuit of inclusivity, this exploration examines the array of challenges faced by individuals with disabilities. These challenges range from...
Favour Olumuyiwa
2 min read

Hoops, Hurdles, and Hope: Nigeria’s Sporting Odyssey to Progress

Embarking on a transformative journey, Nigeria harnesses the unifying power of sports to navigate societal challenges, break through hurdles, and cultivate...
Adetola Adetayo
3 min read

Combating Climate Change in Nigeria Through Collective Action

Highlighting Nigeria’s vulnerabilities to climate change, the need to transition to renewable energy, building climate resilience, mobilizing resources, environmental journalism, and...
Adetoro Adetayo
3 min read

Addressing Nigeria’s Water Treatment Challenges and Impact on Communities

Nigeria's significant challenges in water treatment, its lack of access to safe drinking water, and initiatives that have been implemented to...
Adetoro Adetayo
3 min read

Breaking the Chains of Social Injustice: Urgent Reforms Needed to Revive Nigeria

Discussing the importance of social justice for Nigeria's development and growth, highlighting the challenges faced by the country, and suggesting ways...
Adetola Adetayo
4 min read