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Design experiments for students to perform: Frimpong- Boateng urges teachers

Design experiments for students to perform: Frimpong- Boateng urges teachers

Design experiments for students to perform: Frimpong- Boateng urges teachers Accra, Oct. 25, GNA – Professor Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng, Minister for Minister for Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation (MESTI) Thursday tasked Science teachers to design experiments that students can perform to transform theoretical Science studies into practical life. This, he said, would make students become more […]

Ghana’s initial Assessment Report on mercury launched

Ghana’s initial Assessment Report on mercury launched

Ghana’s initial Assessment Report on mercury launched Wa, Sept 5, GNA – The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has launched Ghana’s Minamata Initial Assessment Report, setting the tone for national discussions on mercury management in the country. The launch was done in partnership with the Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation (MESTI), the Environmental […]

Ghana launches initial assessment report on mercury

Ghana launches initial assessment report on mercury

Ghana launches initial assessment report on mercury Kumasi, Sept. 5, GNA – The Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation (MESTI), has launched the Initial Assessment Report of the Minamata Convention in Accra, setting the tone for national discussions on mercury management in the country. The Minamata Convention on Mercury is a global treaty to […]

IMCIM cautions DCE’s on illegal small-scale mining

IMCIM cautions DCE’s on illegal small-scale mining

IMCIM cautions DCE’s on illegal small-scale mining Chairman of the Inter-Ministerial Committee on Illegal Mining (IMCIM), Prof. Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng, has cautioned all Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) to comply with government’s measures to vet small scale miners before lifting the ban on small-scale mining. According to him, current issues to be complied with […]

Environment Ministry Moves To Salvage Plastic Waste

Environment Ministry Moves To Salvage Plastic Waste

Environment Ministry Moves To Salvage Plastic Waste Environment Ministry Moves To Salvage Plastic Waste The high rate of plastic waste pollution and the alarming mismanagement, including wide spread littering and its associated environmental and health risk in Ghana has prompted the Ministry of Environment, Science and Technology (MESTI) to find a sustainable way to curb […]

Government outlines measures to lift small-scale mining

Government outlines measures to lift small-scale mining

Government outlines measures to lift small-scale mining Accra, Aug. 16, GNA – Government on Thursday outlined the roadmap to permanently lift the artisanal small-scale mining in the country that involves reclaiming and re-afforestation of mined-out areas. Other actions included the restoration of impacted water bodies, strict supervision of the processes of awarding mining licenses and […]

CSIR-IIR introduces range of solar products

CSIR-IIR introduces range of solar products

CSIR-IIR introduces range of solar products Accra, Aug. 7, GNA – The Institute of Industrial Research of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research – (CSIR-IIR) has released a range of solar products for small and medium enterprises in the country to help reduce energy cost. The first product is a four-kilowatt potable mobile on-the-go […]