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Name: Climate Change Act, 2021.
Country: Nigeria
Subject(s): Environmental, Climate and Sustainable Development Laws
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2021-11-18
Entry into force:
ISN: NGA-2021-L-112597
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line FAOLEX Database, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations PDF PDF (consulted on 2022-03-15)
Abstract/Citation: The Act provides a framework for Nigeria to achieve low greenhouse gas emissions(GHG) through inclusive green growth and sustainable economic development and the implementation of Nigeria's commitment to net zero emissions declared at COP26 in 2021. It establishes the National Council on Climate Change, which will be tasked with implementing the countries climate Action Plan.

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