Development of an atmospheric emissions inventory for the Niger Delta

Project details

Funding: National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA)

Collaborator: National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA)

Dates: 2008-2011

UWE Bristol Research Repository: Air pollution and management in the Niger Delta - emerging issues

Project summary

As part of Mofoluso Fagbeja’s PhD research, the first ever air quality emissions inventory for the Niger Delta was developed. With a heavy focus on industry (especially the oil and gas industry), transport and domestic sources, the results of this work has supported policy formulation and implementation by the Nigerian Government towards air quality in the oil-rich region of Nigeria.

Please email Professor Jim Longhurst at james.longhurst@uwe.ac.uk for more details.