About Us


HYPREP, under the Federal Ministry of Environment, aims to remediate soil and groundwater contamination in Ogoniland and impacted communities, promoting local capacity building and environmental awareness. It seeks to ensure sustainable livelihoods and development while fostering security and peace-building efforts. Additionally, HYPREP strives to strengthen governance, transparency, and accountability in the region.

Our Mission at HYPREP
Our mission is to restore and revitalize communities impacted by hydrocarbon pollution, with a primary focus on the Ogoniland region in Nigeria. We are committed to ensuring the well-being of affected communities, the remediation of polluted environments, and the sustainable development of our shared ecosystem.  

Our Mandate

At HYPREP, our mandate is rooted in a profound commitment to addressing the pressing environmental, social, and economic challenges faced by communities affected by hydrocarbon pollution, with a primary focus on the Ogoniland region in Nigeria. Our mission is to restore hope, transform lives, and heal the environment through a comprehensive and purpose-driven approach.

Environmental Remediation Determine and Remediate: HYPREP diligently assesses the scope of soil and groundwater contamination in impacted communities, as recommended by our Governing Council. Our goal is to remediate and restore these vital resources, ensuring a healthier environment for current and future generations.

Sustainable Livelihoods
Empowerment through Education: We believe in building local capacity for better environmental management. Through awareness campaigns, training, and sustainable development initiatives, we empower communities to take charge of their environment and their futures.


Provision of Potable Water
Access to Clean Water: Access to clean and safe drinking water is a fundamental human right. HYPREP is dedicated to providing communities affected by pollution with reliable sources of potable water, thereby mitigating health risks associated with contaminated water supplies.


Public Health Analysis
Prioritizing Well-being: Our team conducts rigorous public health analyses in impacted communities to identify and address health issues stemming from environmental pollution. The well-being of residents is at the heart of our efforts.

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