Amobichukwu Amanambu and Christiana Emuh, Nigeria



I am Amanambu Amobichukwu Chukwudi Jones. 
I am from Anambra state in Nigeria. I was born in Northern Nigeria and grew up in southern Nigeria

      ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION

THE UNIVERSITY OF IBADAN, IBADAN, NIGERIA                                            2011-till date

MS.c GEOGRAPHY SCIENCE

 THE UNIVERSITY OF IBADAN, IBADAN, NIGERIA                                         2005-2009

BS.c GEOGRAPHY SCIENCE 

 LAGOS CITY COMPUTER COLLEGE, NIGERIA                                                 2003-2004 

Diploma in Computer Science

 SAINT ALPHONSUS LINGUORI  PRIVATE SEC. SCH.                            2001-2002

 Senior School Certificate Examination


FUTURE GOALS

To become a professor of Environmental Management and GIS and pursue a Development career with any Non governmental Organisation that will take me to positions of leadership in Environmental sustainability in Nigeria within Ten years.

Using the skill and knowledge gained as a GIS specialist and Environmental manager, I will come up with a project tagged ‘Strengthening community-based adaptation to climate change in Nigeria’.

The aim of the project will be to promote climate change adaptation.

This project will be implemented using social analysis tools to conduct a participatory needs assessment in order to facilitate the identification of adaptation option

The goals of the project will include:

1. Enhance the awareness of Climate change impacts

2. To increase food security and reduce dependency on wild fisheries and mangroves

3. To reduce dependency on fuel wood for domestic use

4. To improve access to water

5. To reduce dependency on and conserve declining local forest resources

6. To reduce urban flood through integrated urban flood management

 

WHAT I DO IN MY FREE TIME

I love to water movies and anime. I also love using my time to discuss or debate on contemporary issues (e.g. terrorism, climate change, water & food scarcity, politics e.t.c) in Nigeria and around the world.

 

ADDITIONAL INFO.

I am a motivational speaker and I teach the art of public speaking. Am a blogger (www.traindrill.wordpress.com) and  I have passion for teaching and derive satisfaction from it  

 



I  am Egbinola Christiana Ndidi. I am from Delta state Nigeria and i started and completed my academic Education in Nigeria? 

(a)  First Academic Appointment                               Assistant Lecturer (September 28, 2005)
            (b) Present post (with date)                                         Lecturer II (October 1, 2008)

III         University Education: 
(a) Edo State University Ekpoma. (1990-1995)
(b) University of Ibadan (2002-2003) 
(c) University of Ibadan (2005 till Date)  
IV        Academic Qualifications:
      B.Sc (Hons) Geography (1995), Edo State University Ekpoma,  
      M.Sc Geographic Information Systems (1999), University of Ibadan
      M.Sc Geography (2003), University of Ibadan 
Ph. D Geography (In view), University of Ibadan
 
V        Professional Qualifications, Diplomas and Certificates:
Mac Arthur Foundation ICT- Related Programme on Using ICT in Research and Delivering Lectures,      
ARCHIS (January – March, 2009), University of Ibadan. 
 Certificate in Integrated Coastal Zone Management (2009), UNESCO-IHE  
Post Graduate Diploma in Urban Management Tools for Climate Change (2012), IHS / UN HABITAT.
Online Certificate in IWRM as a Tool for Climate Change (2013), UNESCO-IHE 
 
VI        Scholarships, Fellowships and Prizes: 
 Netherland Fellowship Programme (NFP) Award for Postgraduate Diploma Course on UMTCC, IHS, 
Erasmus University, The Netherlands, (2012)
VII      Honours, Distinctions and Membership of Learned Societies:  
 
(a) Member, Association of Nigerian Geographers.
(b) Member, International Association of Hydrological Sciences.
(c) Member, Association of American Geographers. 
 
VIII    Publications: 
 
Gbadegesin, A. S, Olorunfemi F. and Christiana N. Egbinola (2012): Geography- The
Environment of Man In: Science, Industry and Mankind. GSP unit, University of
Ibadan 

Oke O. A., Adelaja, B. A.,  Emuh C. N and O. J. Taiwo (2012) Establishment of the moth: 
 
Niphograpta Albigusttalis (Warner), (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae), a biological control
agent of water hyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes) in waterways of Lagos and Ogun states,
southwestern Nigeria. International Journal of Environmental Studies, Vol 69, No 3,
Pg 501 – 506. Tailor and Francis, United Kingdom 

Emuh C. N. & A. S Gbadegesin (2009) Species Diversity Patterns along the Forest Savanna 
Boundary in Nigeria. Management of Environmental Quality: An International Journal,
Vol. 20. Pg 64-72.  United Kingdom. 

Emuh C. N (2008). Sustainability Science in Flood Disaster Risk Reduction. Association of 
Nigerian Geographers 50th Annual Conference book of proceeding. Department of
Geography and Regional Planning, University of Calabar, Calabar . Pg 179-184  
 
Gbadegesin A. S. and Emuh C. N. (2006): Minimizing Risk and Sustaining the Environment: the role of Sustainability Science. In: Building the Resilience of Nigerian Communities to
Disasters. Proceedings of the Consultative launch, National Platform of Stakeholders
in Disaster Risk Reduction In Nigeria. Abuja. National Emergency Management
Authority.  Pg 70-80.  
My future goal is to work with United Nation Environmental Programme (UNEP)? I watch television programmes during my free time
 

ABOUT OUR RESEARCH

TOPIC: ADOPTING NEW STRATEGIES IN ADAPTING TO THE IMPACT OF CLIMATE CHANGE ON AGRICULTURE AND ITS CORRESPONDING IMPACT ON WOMEN ALONG RIVER OSHIN,  KWARA STATE, NIGERIA

The aim of the study is to analyze various adaptation practices  and develop new strategies to ameliorate effects of climate change on flood plain agriculture and those who engage in it, particularly women.

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AMANAMBU AMOBI,
Jul 30, 2013, 2:11 AM
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