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…

Climate change: Failure to tackle warming ‘suicidal
The UN secretary-general has warned negotiators at a major meeting that failing to increase efforts on climate change would be “not only immoral but suicidal” for the planet. Antonio Guterres has flown back to Poland to try and push COP24 to a successful conclusion. At the UN talks, a... Read more
Ghana hosts Africa Climate Week in 2019
 Ghana will in March 2019, host the Africa Climate Week, dubbed, “Climate Action in Africa: Navigating Change and Exploring Opportunities. The United Nations Climate Change and collaborating partners would partner the West African country host the event. It is expected that over 1,500 climate change stakeholders, made up of... Read more
Ghanaian students sensitized on Ozone Layer depletion and its effect
The National Ozone Office of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has sensitized students of selected Senior High Schools across Ghana on Ozone depletion, its causes, effects and the need to protect the Ozone Layer. The school sensitization programme, which was climaxed in Takoradi, in partnership with the United Nations... Read more
Montreal Protocol takes steps to crack down on illegal ozone-killer CFCs
The 30th Meeting of the Parties (MoP30) to the Montreal Protocol closed in Quito, Ecuador, on Friday with a decision on immediate next steps to understand and address CFC-11 emissions. We commend the sense of urgency and commitment expressed by the Parties in taking immediate action to respond to... 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
Youth in Afforestation Job is high risk ,pay our allowance by next week else….
Beneficiaries of Youth in afforestation Program in the Eastern Region have given government a week ultimatum to pay their five months outstanding allowance arrears to avert a massive demonstration and subsequently  regional Sit-down strike.   “we are asking that all our unpaid arrears from July to September with some... Read more
CSOs meet over Climate Change adaptation strategies
Civil Society Organisation (CSOs) into climate change adaptation have met in Accra to plan the way forward to assist government in its effort to adapt climate change mitigation strategies. The programme was a coordinated sub-platform for the CSOs to come together with their achievement and recommendation to outline participatory... Read more
Climate change actions must address gender inequality – UNDP
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has called for concerted efforts to consider the special needs, concerns, knowledge and experiences of both male and female in climate change adaptation and mitigation planning, and implementation. Not neglecting women’s voices in decisions and policy making on climate change, according to the... 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
Climate Change : Rainfall Pattern in Ghana has changed -Expert
Dr Emmanuel Tachie-Obeng, the National Focal Person on Climate Change Education and Awareness, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), on Wednesday said the country’s rainfall pattern has changed and become unpredictable over the past 30 years. “Statistical analysis over the years shows that the change has occurred significantly in the savannah... Read more