Engr. Emmanuel Uwalaka.
Occupational Safety & Health Association UK (SHAssociation UK)
Emmanuel is a civil Engineer by profession and holds a Masters Degree (M.Sc) in Health, Safety & Environment from Pebble Hills University Delaware, USA, with various certifications from the UK and USA. He is a certified international HSE instructor from the American Institute of Professional Studies (AIPS, USA). He is the author of “Safety- Everyone’s Responsibility- for a secure future” and also won SHP International Raising Star Award 2017 held at Excel London, UK.
He is a dedicated and enthusiastic international speaker on Occupational Safety and Health with great passion to promote global safety best practices in developing nations.
As an Environmental Safety Analyst, he has consulted for both public and private organizations towards improving their safety management system.
Emmanuel is currently the Nigerian Regional Administrator of OSHAssociation UK, he has coordinated local and international trainings and conferences for OSHAssociation with strong impact and participation from various industries and organizations.
Environmental and Flood Challenges in Africa; The way forward.
The presentation will unveil various environmental challenges Africa is facing as regards to flooding leading to huge damage to lives and property, including deforestation, soil erosion, wetland degradation etc. The aim of the paper is to select and implement measures in order to alleviate the flood risks and environmental problems in Africa.