Ghana loses USD 54billion annually to environmental degradation – EPA  

Accra, May 22, GNA – An economic assessment on the cost of environmental degradation in Ghana is valued at USD 54billion annually, Dr Kingsley…

Ghanaians asked to embrace more climate change adaptation measures

Mildred Siabi-Mensah/Faustina Memsah Sekondi, May 22, GNA – Mr Shine Fiagome, Western Regional Director of the Environmental Protection Agency has encouraged Ghanaians to embrace…

Some 10 SHSs in Oti sensitised on climate change

By Kingsley Mamore Dambai (O/R), May 21, GNA – The Ghana Meteorological Agency (GMET) has launched the Green Climate Clubs initiatives in some selected…

Illegal mining threatens water security in Central Region – GWCL cautious 

By Isaac Arkoh  Cape Coast, May 17, GNA – The Ghana Water Company Limited has bemoaned the continuous destruction of water bodies through illegal…

Youth groups appeal to political parties to prioritise climate change in manifestos 

By Solomon Gumah       Tamale, May 16, GNA – A total of 25 youth groups in the Northern Region have appealed to the various…

National Plastic Action Partnership to promote inclusion across plastic value chain 

By Patience Gbeze/Edward Dankwah, GNA  Accra, May 16, GNA – Madam Ophelia Mensah Hayford, the Minister Designate, for Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation (MESTI),…

Sanitation Ministry presents equipment to MMAs and schools 

By Samuel Dodoo  Accra, May 16, GNA – Madam Seyram Alhassan, a representative of the President at the Ministry of Sanitation and Water Resources,…

Integrated Recycling and Compost Plant commissioned in Ho

By Samuel Akumatey Ho, May 11, GNA – A state-of-the-art solid waste treatment plant for the Volta Region has been commissioned in Ho for…

Rapid population growth, emission rapidly degrading air quality-EPA 

Accra, May 07, GNA- Madam Selina Amoah, Acting Director, Environmental Quality Unit, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), says rapid population growth, urbanisation, and emissions from…

World Press Freedom Day: Mahama highlights media’s role in fighting environmental degradation 

Accra, May 5, GNA – As part of activities marking this year’s World Press Freedom Day, former President John Dramani Mahama, flagbearer, National Democratic…

Ten million Canadian dollar SIGRA project launched; women, girls and vulnerable to benefit 

By Joyce Danso, GNA   Accra, May 01, GNA – A 10-million Canadian Dollar project dubbed “Strengthening Investments in Gender Responsive Climate Adaptation” (SIGRA) has…

Training programme on environmental risk management ends in Accra 

Accra, April 28, GNA- A six-day training programme on the Essentials of Environmental and Social Risk Management has ended in Accra with a call…

Environmental pollution affects fish consumption – experts 

By Laudia Sawer  Tema, April 27, GNA — Some experts in the marine sector have expressed worry that environmental pollution will affect the quality…

STMA fines sanitation-related offenders  

By Emmanuel Gamson Takoradi, April 27, GNA – The Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolitan Assembly (STMA) has arrested and fined some individuals for violating the Assembly’s sanitation…

EcoCare-Ghana empowers farmers on bushfire prevention

By Jerry Azanduna Techiman (BE/R), April 26, GNA – EcoCare-Ghana, a right-based not for profit orgnisation supporting people in forest fringe communities, has called…

Earth Day: US Embassy promotes sustainability

Accra, April 24, GNA – Mr Rolf Olson, the Charge d’Affaires, U. S. Embassy, Ghana, has urged the public, especially the youth to embrace…

Impacts of air pollution extremely dire – Mr Appiah

By Emmanuel Gamson Takoradi, April 24, GNA – Mr Desmond Appiah, the Country Lead for Clean Air Fund, a global philanthropic foundation tackling air…

World Earth Day: CCCFS calls for urgent action to end plastic pollution  

By Yussif Ibrahim, GNA  Kumasi, April 23, GNA – The Centre for Climate Change and Food Security (CCCFS) is calling for urgent steps to…

Conservation managers, practitioners receive training on conservation of tree species

By Florence Afriyie Mensah Kumasi, April 22, GNA – The Tropical Biology Association (TBA), together with the Institute of Nature and Environmental Conservation (INEC)…

President Akufo-Addo commissions Kumasi 1 Thermal Power Plant to boost power supply

By Florence Afriyie Mensah Anwomaso (Ash), April 18, GNA – The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has commissioned the phase one of a thermal…