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Sustainable future for Ghana’s fishing sector

Fishing makes a substantial contribution to Ghana’s economy and employment, sustaining the livelihoods of at least three million people, including half a million women. ...
control pests

“Use only COCOBOD approved agro-pesticides for sustainable pest control”- CHEMICO

Cocoa farmers have been counseled to stick to the use of only COCOBOD approved agro- pesticides to ensure effective and sustainable pests and disease...
Gii Mining

Ghana Intergrity Initiative Unveils Mining for Sustainable Dev. Project

Ghana Integrity Initiative (GII), the local chapter of Transparency International has launched the Mining for Sustainable Development (M4SD) programme. The Programme, which is being coordinated...

Charcoal Chamber of Commence to Ensure Sustainable forest Management

The Charcoal Chamber of Commerce Ghana has been launched with a call on members to ensure regulation and sustainable management of the charcoal value...

Chinese ‘Green Super Rice” Promotes Asia and Africa Agriculture

Chinese agriculture scientists have bred new rice varieties named "Green Super Rice (GSR)" for developing Asian and African countries to reduce hunger and increase...
Peasnat Farmers and Parliamentary Committee

Peasant Farmers and Parliamentary Committee Discuss Sustainable Farming

The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG) with its partners have met the parliamentary select committee on Food, Agriculture and Cocoa Affairs to propose...
Partnership Project

Ghana and South Korea to Collaborate on Sustainable forest Management

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has commenced the implementation of a pilot project to address the challenges of deforestation and forest degradation in...
African population

Regulating Population Growth is Vital to Sustainable Development

Very often, a developed or well-established economy has a sustainable population because its natural resources, infrastructures and institutional mechanisms are adequate for the population. However,...
Sustainable Waste Management

Sustainable Waste Management Has a Private Collaboration Hand

Dr Joseph Siaw Agyapong, Executive Chairman of the Juspong Group of Companies, has said to ensure sustainable waste management in the society there is...
climate Change

SADC delegates call on sustainable funding models on climate change

Southern African Development Community (SADC) working group on climate change on Tuesday called for the region to find sustainable funding models of combating the...
Ex- South African Ambassador, Mandisi Mpahlwa

Former African Envoy Test Russia on Sustainable Development

Former African Ambassadors have urged political and business leaders to prioritize the most sustainable development needs as the best approach to seeking Russian investors...

AIA: To Inaugurate Its Maiden Future of Work In Africa Event

The Africa Internship Academy presents its inaugural Future of Work in Africa Event, on the 22nd September 2018 in Accra, Ghana. The event themed “Enhancing...
Vice President Alhaji Dr Mahamudu Bawumia speaking at the event

Ghana VP Bawumia appointed to board of UN Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data

Ghana’s Vice-President Mahamudu Bawumia has been appointed to the Board of the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data, a release received here Monday said. Bawumia...

African leaders asked to build an industrial policy framework

Mr Valter Sanches, the General Secretary of IndustriALL, a Global Union Campaigner against Precarious Work, has called on Africa governments to institute sustainable industrial...

Nyonkopa Cocoa starts project to safeguard cocoa production

The Nyonkopa Cocoa Buying Limited, a subsidiary of Barry Callebaut Group, manufacturers of quality chocolate and cocoa products has initiated a project to support...

Ministers Brainstorm on ways to set in motion AU’s Financial model

African finance ministers on Saturday discussed sustainable ways to further implement a decision of the African Union (AU) on a 0.2 percent levy on...

Broadband, telecom companies urged to co-build infrastructure

Mrs Ursula Owusu Ekuful, the Minister of Communications, has called on broadband and telecom companies to build up a broadband infrastructure code to allow...
bamboo bicycle

Ghanaians build wheel with bamboo

Ghana’s push towards the promotion of commercial production of bamboo has been given added impetus as two young engineers successfully build a wheelchair from...

Ghana gov’t entreated to develop comprehensive SMEs policy

Mr Papa Bartels, Team Leader, Industrial Sub-Contract and Partnership Exchange, Ministry of Trade and Industry, has said government is to develop a comprehensive Small...

Residents of Prestea Get Water Health Center

The Equatorial Coca-Cola Bottling Company (ECCBC), in partnership with The Coca-Cola Africa Foundation (TCCAF) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), has...

Stakeholders deliberate on sustainable development of Africa

The maiden International conference of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) of the Valley View University (VVU) opened in Accra on Wednesday. The...
Environmental degradation

PDAC selects Golden Star Resources for environmental award

The Golden Star Resources would in 2018 receive the Environmental and Social Responsibility Award by the Prospectors and Developments Association of Canada (“PDAC”). Selected by...
tourism in Ghana

Conference on sustainable tourism development in Africa held in Zambia

A conference aimed at ensuring sustainable development of the tourism sector in Africa opened in Lusaka, the Zambian capital, with President Edgar Lungu promising...

Ghana’s 2108 Budget To Energize Private Sector

Ghana’s Budget for the 2018 Fiscal Year, on the theme: “Putting Ghana Back to Work,” is set to translate the macroeconomic stability achieved in...
Akufo-Addo leaves

President Of Ghana Leaves For Qatar

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo Tuesday night left Ghana to Qatar for a three-day official visit. He would during the visit hold bilateral talks with...

WBCSD Launch Campaign To Create Demand For Sustainable Fuels

The World Business Council for Sustainable Development World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) has launched below50 initiative hubs in North America, South...

Cargill Commissions Solar Facility

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has pulled the symbolic switch to officially commission Cargill’s solar facility at the company’s factory in Tema. A statement from...

New Initiatives To Coordinate Climate Actions Announced At Bonn

Global cities and communities announced new initiatives at the ongoing UN Climate Change Conference to coordinate their many climate action commitments better and deliver...
open defecation

African Countries Moving Back And Forth On Open Defecation

Madam Anne Mutta, Multi Country Programme Manager, Sustainable Sanitation and Hygiene for All (SSH4A), a Non-Governmental Organization has said that Ghana needs a strong...
The 3 steps to maximize Ghana's Tourism Potential

AfDB and Others Give Boost to Africa’s Tourism Development

This World Tourism Day, September 27, 2017, the African Development Bank has called for collaborative actions from all stakeholders for sustainable tourism development in...