USAID's Investments for Environment in Nigeria - Dollars to Results

Results of USAID's Environment spending

FY 2012 $1.3 M

To reduce gas flaring and increase the generation of clean energy, USAID/Nigeria is supporting the Government of Nigeria's Task Force on Power Reform and the Nigerian Electricity Regulation Commission to better manage the sector.

Larwanou Mahamane, a Nigerian ecologist from a USAID assessment team, points out a detail on an aerial image of the surrounding

arwanou Mahamane, a Nigerian ecologist from a USAID assessment team, points out a detail on an aerial image of the surrounding area to a village elder (right) and onlookers. Recently completed remote sensing and field studies backed by USAID show that higher tree density areas correspond with higher population density.

Gray Tappan, USGS/EROS

View the "Real Lives, Real Progress" infographic (PDF, 1.13MB)

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