The Inauguration of the Centre for Biodiversity Conservation and Ecosystem Management (CEBCEM), University of Lagos will hold on Monday, April 9, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at the Julius Berger Hall, Faculty of Engineering, UNILAG.

The Centre for Biodiversity Conservation and Ecosystem Management (CEBCEM) is a research centre newly established by the University Senate to encourage and escalate multi-disciplinary research aimed at societal challenges. The Centre also focuses on the management and conservation of biodiversity and sustainable ecosystem monitoring through collaborative research using scientific findings to advance environmental awareness.

The Inauguration Ceremony will feature a lecture to be delivered by the Keynote Speaker, the Executive Secretary of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), Dr. Abdullahi Bichi Baffa on the topic: Biodiversity Conservation and Environmental Sustainability: Roadmaps toward Economic Empowerment.

Chief Host: Professor Oluwatoyin T. Ogundipe, FAS, Vice-Chancellor, University of Lagos

Host: Professor Bola Oboh, Director, CEBCEM

Members of the University community and the general public are cordially invited.