ADVOCACY CENTRE MAKES SECOND PRESENTATION AT COP26 VIA ZOOM ON NOVEMVER 11
Youths and Environmental Advocacy Centre (YEAC) represented by its Executive Director, Fyneface Dumnamene Fyneface will on Thursday, November 11, 2021 by 8:30AM (GMT), 9:30AM Nigeria time speak live via zoom as a panelist on a large screen and through the Resilience Hub online at the ongoing COP26 in Glasgow.
YEAC’s first presentation via pre-recorded video message was on November 7 at an event with activists where he shared the oil exploration experience of the people of the Niger Delta with that of Okavango Delta of Botswana and made system demands for better environmental practices, switch to clean and renewable energy among others.
The November 11 event is tagged “Feeling the Heat: Challenges of Climate Reporting across Africa” organized and presented by the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) World Service and One World Media, UK.
Mr. Fyneface who is also a Chicoco Radio and International Center for Journalists (ICFJ), USA trained media icon brings his media expertise deployed in the production of the “Life at 50C: The toxic gas flares fuelling Nigeria’s climate change” (https://www.bbc.com/news/av/world-africa-58549010) video documentary for the BBC to bear on the panel discussion to the world.
Mr. Fyneface would speak among other panelists, journalists and activists from across Africa especially those from Senegal and Kenya among others.