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SLWM project improving livelihoods in Builsa South

SLWM project improving livelihoods in Builsa South

The Sustainable Land and Water Management Project (SLWM), which is being implemented in 12 districts of the three regions of the north, is positively improving the livelihood of rural communities in the Builsa South District of the Upper East Region. Community members are empowered to undertake economically viable ventures, while adopting environmentally sustainable practices in […]

Finance is crucial to implementing NDCs – Patricia Appiagyei

Finance is crucial to implementing NDCs – Patricia Appiagyei

(Credit: GIZ, Ministry of Energy, Environmental Protection Agency) Katowice, Poland, Dec 15, GNA – Mrs Patricia Appiagyei, Deputy Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation, said Ghana sees finance as implicitly linked to the implementation of nationally determined contributions NDCs, which are required to mitigate climate impact. She said there was also the need for […]

Government truncates Mathematics, Science and Technology Scholarship Scheme

Government truncates Mathematics, Science and Technology Scholarship Scheme

Government truncates Mathematics, Science and Technology Scholarship Scheme The Minister for Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation, Professor Frimpong Boateng, has disclosed that, his Ministry has stopped the Mathematics, Science and Technology Scholarship Scheme (MASTESS) because there are no funds to continue it. Responding to a question asked by the former Deputy Minister for Environment, Science, […]

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 […]