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Photo shows China’s Long March-2F Y12 carrier rocket. (Photo by Wang Jiangbo/Our Space)

China to send astronauts to space station site for first time

China plans to send a spacecraft carrying three astronauts up to the core module of its new space station for the first time on...
Tree Planting

ECG will plant four trees in place of each one it destroys

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The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) in the Volta Region has pledged support for the Green Ghana Project and promised to replace trees it...
Un Plastic Pollution

Stop dumping plastic and other forms of waste in the ocean-Dr Afriyie

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The Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation, Dr Kwaku Afriyie, says dumping of waste and hazardous chemicals in the ocean is becoming a...
Tree Restoration

GhaFFaP commit to planting, nurturing a million trees

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The Ghana Federation of Forest and Farm Producers (GhaFFaP) has taken a giant step towards contributing to the global ambitious target of regenerating degraded...
Mr Peter Maala, Regional Coordinating Director, planting a tree on behalf of the Regional Minister

Regional Minister rallies support to protect the environment

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Mr Henry Q,uartey, Greater Accra Regional Minister has emphasised on the significance of nature and the need to protect the environment by planting more...
Omanhene Kwaku Boateng

EPA mounts crusade against noise pollution in Akyem Manso

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The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has mounted a robust public education against noise pollution in Akyem Manso to drum home its consequences and the...
Galamsey

FAPIMPA to plant 1000 trees in galamsey sites of Eastern Region

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FAPIMPA Foundation through its Eco Ghana Youth conservation initiative is to plant 1000 trees of various varieties in abandoned Galamsey sites in some Municipalities...
Mr Peter Maala, Regional Coordinating Director, planting a tree on behalf of the Regional Minister

Upper West Region to plant 1,000 trees in two years

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The Upper West Regional Department of the Parks and Gardens (P&G) is to plant and nurture one thousand trees in two years under the...
Shea Trees

Ghana Youth Roundtable calls for restoration of degraded environment

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The Ghana Young Entrepreneurs Roundtable (GYER) on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) has called for the restoration of Ghana’s damaged environment and regular maintenance of...
Field Mining

Accra Mining Network introduces prospective miners to best practices

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The Accra Mining Network (AMN), a group of mining professionals in the country, have introduced participants in its AMN Field School to hands-on responsible...
Environment Day

Ghana Marks World Environment Day

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Ghana on Saturday joined the rest of the world to mark the World Environment Day at a ceremony at Juaben in the Ashanti Region...
Origin tracing of COVID-19

Origin tracing of COVID-19 calls for respect to science

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By Zhong Sheng It's a common sense to leave tricky jobs to the professionals. However, some U.S. politicians and media outlets are acting as back-seat...
fishing nets

Sustain pilot project on collection of waste fishing nets – Researcher

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Dr Linda Maud Naa-Dedei Palm, a Research Consultant has called for the sustainability of a pilot project on the collection of waste fishing nets...
Mr Albert Ankomah, regional FDA Head, interacting with people at the lorry station

FDA educates the public on dangers of tobacco smoking

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The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA), on Monday, embarked on public education on the harmful effect of smoking cigarette and other tobacco products such...

Environment Minister urges agencies to enforce laws on nature protection

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As Ghana joins the world to celebrate the International Day for Biological Diversity (IDB) the Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation, has tasked...
Plastic-pollution

Governments must hold big polluters accountable – NGO

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A local non-governmental organisation concerned with climate issues has urged governments to hold big polluters of the environment accountable for the harm caused by...
women empowerment initiative

SSCIS and partners to sponsor Ghana and Nigeria girls to pursue STEM courses

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Settlement Support Community Interest Company (SSCIS), a community interest company in the United Kingdom, in partnership with SheCreatesAfrica, a global women empowerment initiative, have...
C2R-CD project hold annual meeting

Stakeholders of C2R-CD project hold annual meeting

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Stakeholders of the Coastal Community Resilience to Climate and Diarrhoea (C2R-CD) project have held their annual meeting, committing to deepening the fight against diarrhoea...
COCOBOD Women Project

Care International and Mars Incorporated to empower women cocoa farmers

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Care International, an NGO in collaboration with Mars Incorporated on Wednesday launched a five-year project aimed at enhancing the socio-economic livelihoods of 27,000 women...
Egg Production

USDA and Ghana Standards Authority sensitise poultry farmers

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The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Ghana Standards Authority (GSA), have called on poultry farmers to comply with the standards set...
Council for Scientific and Industrial Research’s Institute for Scientific and Technological Information (CSIR-INSTI)

CSIR charged to pursue self-sufficiency through policy changes

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The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), has been tasked to come up with proposals for policy changes regarding its operation to make...
Peasant Farmers Association Of Ghana Pfag

PFAG sensitises farmers on PFJ implementation guidelines

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Farmers under the Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG), have been sensitised on the 2021 Planting for Food and Jobs (PFJ) implementation guidelines. The one...
Dr Kwaku Afriyie

‘It’s time to address disconnect between science and the people’ – Kwaku Afriyie

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Dr Kwaku Afriyie, the Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation, has emphasised the need to bridge the gap between Ghanaians and the scientific...
Tongraan Kugbilsong Nanlebegtang

Small scale mining will not help us – Tongraan

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Paramount Chief of the Talensi Traditional area in the Upper East Region, Tongraan Kugbilsong Nanlebegtang, says small scale mining will not help in the...
Women farmers

Women farmers appeal for government support

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Women farmers in the Talensi District of the Upper East Region are appealing to the government to prioritize their needs under its agricultural flagship...
agricultural productivity

Ada-East to revamp agricultural sector

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Ms Sarah Dugbakie Pobee, District Chief Executive Officer for Ada East has rolled-out mechanisms to boost agricultural production as farmers will be supplied with...
Pan African Climate Justice Alliance (PACJA)

PACJA’s Award Winner heads to Rhode Island Varsity Metcalf Institute for science journalists

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The 2020 best African TV Journalist African Climate Change and Environmental Reporting (ACCER) Award winner Ridwan Karim Dini-Osman from Ghana has been selected for...
Zoomlion

Minister lauds Zoomlion’s waste recycling project

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Dr (Mrs) Freda Prempeh, the Minister of State in-charge of Works and Housing, has commended Zoomlion Ghana Limited for its waste recycling project being...
Farmers Presentation

Bono Minister presents 45 harvesters to rice farmers

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Madam Justina Owusu-Banahene, the Bono Regional Minister, on Wednesday presented 45 harvesters to rice farmers in the region. Sixteen farmer-groups applied for the machines through...

Nature Africa launched to showcase science across the continent

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Nature Africa, new online magazine that reports on scientific research and issues on scientific policies across the African continent has been launched by Springer...