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  • Savoring the gains from the refrigerator rebate scheme in GhanaSavoring the gains from the refrigerator rebate scheme in Ghana“I wish I had replaced my old refrigerator earlier. When it comes to refrigerators, I can find a million reasons why new is better than old,” says George Effah Baffoe, a retired engineer and father of five as he turns in his old refrigerator for a new, energy efficient one.

  • Nursing by phone helps save lives in Ghana’s coastal townNursing by phone helps save lives in Ghana’s coastal townThis story is based on the Climate Change and Health project supported by UNDP and GEF and implemented by the Ministry of Health and the Ghana Health Service

  • Farmers adopt environmentally friendly practices to boost cocoa productionFarmers adopt environmentally friendly practices to boost cocoa productionCocoa farmers in Ghana can now turn to sustainable, climate smart farming practices to boost cocoa production in the country, thanks to their increased understanding of its benefits. Cocoa, which is the main source of income for more than 800,000 smallholder farmers in Ghana, is also a major foreign exchange earner for the country.