Home | Sitemap | Contact Us | Login   
Search:
   
 
 
  MEMBER PROFILE  

DUNNS RURAL INDUSTRIALIZATION PROGRAMME (DRIP)

Dunns Rural Industrialization Programme (DRIP) was established in 2006 for socio-economic empowerment of the grassroots. Its thematic focus is Environment, with special emphasis on land degradation (erosion, flooding, and desertification), Climate Change and Ozone Layer Depletion (auto pollution control). The National Coordinator is the Chief Executive Director and administers the Organisation with 5 staff and 105 volunteers. DRIP a member of World Association of NGOs (WANGO) and the National Anti-Corruption Coalition (NACC), is currently introducing vetiver grass to erosion prone communities of South East Nigeria and training volunteers (DECF) on the Vetiver System Technology (VST)–an effective community-based solution to various environmental challenges including gully/soil erosion.


Date of Establishment:

15-Mar, 2006

Purpose of Organization:

Socio-economic development of the grassroots based on sustainable environment

Experience:

Vetiver System Technology (VST) Dissemination
             -       Introduction of vetiver grass to erosion communities in Anambra State Nigeria
             -       Establishment of VST Demonstration farm
             -       Community training programs on palliations of VST for flood, erosion control and
                infrastructure protection
Automobile pollution Campaign
            -       The hazards of vehicular (cars, trucks, generators, motor cycles) emissions
            -       The importance of emission reduction and compliance of vehicles.
            -       Education on FuelEX Technology, the efficiency and effects on the environment
Based on emission tests conducted, 50% pollution reduction has been confirmed per vehicle.
Countries in which organization is active:
  • Nigeria

Contact Details
Street Address:
Block 12 Ziguinchor Street,Zone 4 Wuse District
City/Town:
Abuja
Country:
Nigeria
Telephone No.:
+234-802-5440956
Organization founded:
Mar-15-2006

NGO Information
Focal Area:
  • Climate Change
  • Land Degradation
  • Ozone Layer Depletion
  • Organization Type:
  • Non-Governmental Organization (NGO)
  • Geographic Scope:
  • National

  • Contact Person
    Name:
    Mr. David Umeano Key Contact Person
    Position:
    CEO
    Email:
    dunntrayahoo.com


    [ Back ]