Using agricultural waste (ash) as a binding material (such as cement) for cheaper cladding for affordable housing units.
Watershed degradation has been a serious problem and concern from the international community towards sustainable watershed management has increased. Numerous platforms, to include among few, the Millenium Summit, World Summit on Sustainable Development and the World Water Forum, were conducted to serve as venue for addressing issues and problems on water and watershed management. Sustainable watershed management (SWM) as an approach was also developed and implemented. This is very important and timely as it integrates self-reliance and holistic development as a key component to ensure the wis...
Building a more sustainable society drives Danang to improve the current solid waste management (SWM) system. The 3R program is considered a feasible solution for the city to resolve its existing solid waste-related pollution problems. Through examining Danang’s current SWM system, this study delved into the level of public awareness and attitudes toward the city’s current SWM and 3R programs. Face-to-face interviews were conducted with 30 households in Ward 3, Cam Le District. The results indicated that most respondents were unsatisfied with particular elements of the SWM system. The majority...
John Ogbodo resigned from National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) after a period of about six years of dedicated service. Ogbodo left NESREA as Forestry Officer 1/Head, Wetlands and Genetic Resources Sector in Owerri, Imo State on 30th January, 2014. He report at his new job as a remote sensing/GIS lecturer with the Department of Forestry and Wildlife Management, Federal University Dustin-Ma, Katsina State on 3rd February, 2014.
He hopes to achieve the objectives of FordIFP more as a lecturer.
Thanks for FordIFP.
John Ogbodo has initiated the donation of over 250 textbooks by Faculty ITC of the University of Twente, Enschede in the Netherlands to:
- University of Agriculture, Makurdi, Benue State, Nigeria
- NESREA, Nigeria
-Federal University Dutsin-Ma, Katsina State, Nigeria
More pictures later.
Geo-information systems (GISday) is celebrated every year on 19th November. The aim is to discover our World using GIS Techniques.
"“Dear John, I want to congratulate you on behalf of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, with what I witnessed during your MSc. Graduation ceremony yesterday (07-03-2013); I will simply say that the sky is just the beginning of your success. Thanks for the well organised programme and regards to your ITC Professors and others for the hospitality. I am very proud of you and all other Nigerian students in ITC Twente. Go on, success awaits you. Please accept, John Ogbodo, the assurance of my highest esteem and consideration”.
Dr (Mrs). N N Akanbi
Nigerian Ambassador to the Netherlands"
Please see chapters 5 and 7 for my new publications.
Chapter 5 originated from my MSc. thesis. Thanks to FordIFP.
Being a Faculty Seminar Paper Presented in the Faculty of Agriculture and Agricultural Technology of Federal University Dutsin-ma on the 13th November, 2014 in the University Auditorium.
In commemoration of the 2014 International GISday
AUTOMATED DETECTION OF FOREST DEGRADATION FEATURES WITH SYNTHETIC APERTURE RADAR (SAR)
Ogbodo John Agbo1, Egbuche Christian Toochi2,3
and Simon A. Shaapera4
1Department of Forestry and Wildlife Management, Faculty of Agriculture and Agricultural Technology (FAAT), Federal University Dutsin-ma, Katsina State, Nigeria; 2Department of Forestry/Wild...
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