International Journal of Environmental Protection and Policy

Volume 8, Issue 2, March 2020

  • Characterized Organic Pollutants and Their Health Effects in Sampled Groundwater Around Ilorin Metropolis

    Oluwaseun Emmanuel Odipe, Henry Olawale Sawyerr, Solomon Olayinka Adewoye

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, March 2020
    Pages: 36-43
    Received: 6 March 2020
    Accepted: 23 March 2020
    Published: 30 April 2020
    Abstract: The study was aimed at determining the possible volatile organic compounds present in groundwater from hand-dug wells within and around filling stations across Ilorin metropolis as well as to ascertain the possible sources of the contaminants and their health effects. Water samples were obtained from twenty-six (26) wells that were found within the... Show More
  • Review on Determinants of Farmers’ Perception on Climate Change Adaptation Strategies in Ethiopia

    Haile Tamiru Urgessa, Bayisa Busa Gonfa

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, March 2020
    Pages: 44-51
    Received: 28 May 2020
    Accepted: 12 June 2020
    Published: 20 June 2020
    Abstract: Ethiopia is one of the drought affected areas which require huge community, government and NGOs participation. The past experience in the country shows the limited capacity of the government for climate change adaptation strategies. Therefore, the current direction is towards enhancing the capacity and creating awareness of the community and users ... Show More