International Journal of Environmental Protection and Policy

Volume 10, Issue 2, March 2022

  • The Environment, Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Developmental State: Confronting the 21th Century Development Challenges in Nigeria

    Anthony Rufus, Jonah Sinivie

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 2, March 2022
    Pages: 12-21
    Received: Jan. 28, 2022
    Accepted: Feb. 14, 2022
    Published: Mar. 23, 2022
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    Abstract: The persistence of poverty in Nigeria and the deepening failure of development initiatives have reopened the search for viable development strategies. This is due to the inability of the pro-market changes (SAP) under the Washington consent to take Nigeria out of its economic strangulations and fundamental structural defects. Indices of poverty, in... Show More
  • An Assessment to Solid Waste Management System in the Rajshahi City Vodra Railway Slum Through Community Participation

    Akanda Md. Raihan Gafur, Farhana Mahzabin, Hafiza Nazneen Labonno, A S M Mahmudul Hasan Rifat, Mst. Nazneen Sultana

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 2, March 2022
    Pages: 22-30
    Received: Mar. 01, 2022
    Accepted: Mar. 29, 2022
    Published: Apr. 20, 2022
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    Abstract: Better life is the first requirement of every people and for this a healthier environment is needed. Municipal solid waste is a serious environmental hazard and social problem in Bangladesh. But the Rajshahi city dwellers are not lucky for this because Municipal authorities acknowledge the importance of adequate solid waste collection and disposal ... Show More
  • Status of Public Water Supply Facilities in Port Harcourt Metropolis

    Geraldine Okwy Ojukwu, Hycienth Ogunka Nwankwoala

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 2, March 2022
    Pages: 31-38
    Received: Mar. 14, 2022
    Accepted: Apr. 06, 2022
    Published: Apr. 29, 2022
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    Abstract: Providing drinking water in the wetland area of the Niger Delta has been a lingering problem for a number of reasons, chief among which is providing the infrastructure for water supply and maintainability of such facilities, given the general culture of negligence and penchant for vandalization of public facilities. This study aimed to assess the f... Show More