The Conference themed, “Nigeria: A Compelling Destination of Capital” will provide an enabling platform for domestic and international financial market stakeholders to explore other country-experiences in relation to Nigeria’s, stimulate stakeholders’ interests and highlight pertinent areas to confront in the medium to long-term to deepen and facilitate the development of the Nigerian financial markets, and the economy in general.
Dr. Yerima Peter Tarfa
Director, Department of Climate Change, Federal Ministry of Environment
Dr. Yerima Peter Tarfa is a foundation staff of the Department of Climate Change with over two (2) decades as an experienced professional in climate change and sustainable development field with a focus on climate change adaptation, climate finance and negotiation. His expertise spans across policy development, project operations, bilateral and multilateral cooperation, capacity building and advocacy.
Dr. Tarfa chaired the committee responsible for the development of the National Adaptation Strategy and Plan of Action for Climate Change in Nigeria (NASPA-CCN) and also represented the Federal Ministry of Environment on the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) supported project on Building Nigeria’s Response to Climate Change (BNRCC) implemented by Nigeria Environmental Study Action Team (NEST).