Environmental problems

To wake up! It’s time to recognize our huge environmental problems

Leaders around the world must stand up to meet the enormous challenges of achieving a sustainable future, as environmental issues add stresses to human health, wealth and well-being. According to experts from institutions such as Stanford University, UCLA and Flinders University, the loss of biodiversity and the acceleration of climate change over the coming decades […]

Environmental problems

Environmental problems in northern Nigeria threaten national security and food production

Conflicts involving farmers and herders in Nigeria remain one of the country’s main security concerns and a direct threat to national stability and unity. Indeed, the actors generally belong to different ethno-religious sections. These sections are the dominant model of public mobilization and political loyalty in the country. Conflicts seemingly remain intractable as the main […]

Environmental factors

Environmental factor – January 2021: Research on environmental factors sheds light on women’s health

At the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Women’s Health Research Office 30th Anniversary Scientific Symposium, held on December 15, 2020, NIEHS Acting Deputy Director Gwen Collman, Ph.D., and Senior Public Health Advisor John Balbus, MD, presented innovative results in environmental health . Part of the Office of the Director of NIH, the Office of Women’s […]