Over 1k homes, 234 Schools in AMA provided toilets facilities under GAMA Project

The Greater Accra Metropolitan Area Sanitation and Water Project (GAMA-SWP) has succeeded at reaching averagely 1,100 homes, monthly, with toilet facilities in about 11 municipal areas. The project also targeting 200,000 pupils has constructed and rehabilitated toilet facilities for over 234 schools in 21 municipalities. The GAMA-SWP is a project…

UNDP Facilitates Multi-Stakeholder Waste Resource Platform

The United Nations Development Program is facilitating the establishment of the “Multi-Stakeholder Waste Resource Platform” as a one stop shop solution to connect key stakeholders and provide them with data and technological solutions in order to promote waste recovery in a larger circular economy context. This is expected to: –…

Netherlands Embassy in Ghana features 22 year old Ghanaian Plastic warrior

  Ahead of Voltic Ghana Ltd launch of “iRecycle “Project on November 23,2018 in Accra, the  Netherlands Embassy in Ghana on Tuesday November 20,2018 featured  22-year old Ghanaian plastic-warrior and Executive Assistant at Coliba Waste Management Company, Prince Mortey,who has waged war against plastic pollution in the Ghana. 1 Prince…

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Ban on small scale mining lifted for only 900 miners
Government of Ghana has lifted  ban placed on Small Scale Mining  for close to two years as part of measures to sanitize the mining sector which was causing wanton destruction to the environment. The the ban has been lifted effective December 17,2018, but only 900 small Scale miners  out of... Read more
Prof.Aba Bentil calls for implementation of basic measures to protect water bodies
A – Professor Aba Bentil Andam, President of the Ghana Academy of Arts and Sciences, says it is possible to keep the country’s water bodies clean through basic and simple measures. “Years back when certain cultural believes were upheld, people were for instance banned from some water bodies on... Read more
Solar-Powered Irrigation: A boost for farming productivity
Mr Aboubaka Iddrisu in his carbage farm Imagine having to walk 12kilometers daily to a farm, to produce food to feed your family and many others. This notwithstanding, the biggest challenge is having to look for money especially during the dry season, to hire a petrol or diesel-powered water... Read more
Ghana among 10 African countries accounted for most malaria deaths in 2017: WHO
Around 70 percent of all malaria caused deaths in 2017 were concentrated in 10 African countries and India, the World Health Organization said. The body gave the figures while releasing the 2018 World malaria report on Monday, to coincide with the commemoration of the World Malaria Day. WHO in... Read more
Zoomlion, AMA, Cape Town collaborate in waste management for Clean Accra Vision
Zoomlion Ghana Limited and the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) have collaborated with the City of Cape Town in South Africa to be able to feed into President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s mantra of making Accra the cleanest city in the sub-region. This effort by the two organizations having great... Read more
Today is International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict
Times of war can result in rapid environmental degradation as people struggle to survive and environmental management systems break down resulting in damage to critical ecosystems. For over six decades, armed conflicts have occurred in more than two-thirds of the world’s biodiversity hotspots thus posing critical threats to conservation... Read more
Climate Change :1.5 degrees more of global warming is catastrophic to ecosystem -Prince Charles calls for action
The Prince of Wales, Prince Charles, says there is alarming evidence that the increasing trend of climate change requires a drastic and concerted effort to halt it or the earth will face the risk of doom for its current and future inhabitants. He said the resilience of the environment had... Read more
CONIWAS Calls for increase funding for water ,sanitation and Hygiene in Ghana
The Coalition of NGOs in Water and Sanitation (CONIWAS) is calling for the injection of financial resources, and the creation of an enabling environment to accelerate WASH delivery Services. Speaking at Press Conference on the theme “Reforming Ghana’s Water, Sanitation and hygiene sector towards Universal Access” in Accra, the... Read more
Ghana’s President Reappointed Co-Chair Of Eminent Group Of Advocates For UN SDGs
  The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has been re-appointed by the Secretary General of the United Nations, António Guterres, to serve as Co-Chair of the Eminent Group of Sustainable Development Goals Advocates for an additional two years. It will be recalled that President Akufo-Addo was... Read more
Center for Climate Change calls on govt to invest in sustainable food systems and rural development
  The Center for Climate Change and Food Security (CCCFC) has called on Government of Ghana to invest in Sustainable Food production and rural development to enable the country meet growing food demand.   According to CCCFC  this will help to address some of the major global challenges from feeding... Read more