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AMA shuts down public toilet at Graphic Road for channelling human waste into drains

AMA shuts down public toilet at Graphic Road for channelling human waste into drains

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) has disconnected illegal sewer lines and shut down a public toilet at Graphic Road for channelling human waste directly into the drains. The facility was closed down by the Director

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Ghana faces deforestation crisis amid surge in charcoal production

Ghana faces deforestation crisis amid surge in charcoal production

Ghana is facing a deforestation crisis due to the increasing production and consumption of charcoal, which has seen a 44% growth between 2010 and 2022. The country has lost 70% of its wildlife and 6.15

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Protecting the environment is a shared duty – EPA

Protecting the environment is a shared duty – EPA

The Eastern Regional Director of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Felix Addo Okyere, has emphasized that the survival of human beings depends on the environment and its protection is a collective responsibility. Speaking at a

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EPA engages stakeholders on lithium mining in Central Region

EPA engages stakeholders on lithium mining in Central Region

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has held a public forum to engage stakeholders on the Ewoyaa Lithium Project, Ghana's first lithium mine and a significant global producer of hard rock lithium. The project, undertaken by

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Ghana’s PPP Model: Lauded by Nigerian Waste Managers as  Transformational Tool for Waste Management in West Africa

Ghana’s PPP Model: Lauded by Nigerian Waste Managers as Transformational Tool for Waste Management in West Africa

Lagos State Waste Managers of Nigeria (LWAMN) have expressed keen interest in adopting Ghana's innovative public-private partnership (PPP) model to address the pressing challenge of waste management. During a recent interaction with officials from the

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Green Ghana Day: Central Region exceeds target

Green Ghana Day: Central Region exceeds target

The Central Region has exceeded its target of planting 600,000 seedlings to 1 million seedlings as part of the Green Ghana Day initiative. The Regional Minister, Mrs. Justina Marigold Assan, revealed this at the Regional

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Fifty SHS students show commitment to combatting climate change

Fifty SHS students show commitment to combatting climate change

Climate change activists can now heave a sigh of relief as fifty senior high school students show commitment to take on the fight to combat desertification and restore the vegetative green cover of the earth.

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Okyenhene launches One Student, One Tree project

Okyenhene launches One Student, One Tree project

The Okyenhene, Osagyefuo Amoatia Ofori Panin, has launched the One Student, One Tree project as part of the 2024 Green Ghana Project and his 25th-anniversary celebration as Okyenhene. The project, which begins on June 7,

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Chiefs and elders of Akyem Kotoku State call for removal of Birim North DCE

Chiefs and elders of Akyem Kotoku State call for removal of Birim North DCE

The Chiefs and Elders of the Akyem Kotoku State have demanded the immediate removal of the Birim North District Chief Executive, Raymond Nana Damptey, from office. At a press conference held at the Kotoku Palace

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A-ROCHA Ghana lauds JDM’s #Atree4Life Initiative, urges focus on economic tree crops and forest security

A-ROCHA Ghana lauds JDM’s #Atree4Life Initiative, urges focus on economic tree crops and forest security

A conservation-oriented Civil Society Organization A-ROCHA Ghana has lauded the #Atree4Life initiative, a policy proposed by the flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC). The flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress, John Dramani Mahama, announced