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Environmentalist

, Volume 9, Issue 1, pp 31–37 | Cite as

Nigeria and the advancing desert

  • Layi Egunjobi
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Summary

A wide area of Nigeria is now being subjected to the adverse effects of the advancing Sahara Desert. Although public policy focus appears to have been directed at this problem, its implications for political stability are more serious than presently realised. The need arises therefore to adopt an approach that will consider the multivarious dimensions of the desertification problem.

Keywords

Adverse Effect Environmental Management Public Policy Nature Conservation Nigeria 
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© Science And Technology Letters 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • Layi Egunjobi
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  1. 1.Centre for Urban and Regional PlanningUniversity of IbadanIbadanNigeria

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