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  • 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.

  • Small communities manage huge Hippopotamuses at WechiauSmall communities manage huge Hippopotamuses at WechiauOn the fringes of Ghana’s north-western border with Burkina Faso lies a breathtaking haven for the country’s only surviving hippos.Wechiau, a community located in the Wa West district of the Upper-West Region, is not only home to some 18 hippopotamuses, which have survived the harsh environment and poachers.

  • Building a climate resilient GhanaBuilding a climate resilient GhanaThe Sustainable Development Cluster of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Ghana is supporting the Government of Ghana to implement disaster risk reduction programmes, putting in place long term strategies to make Ghana a climate resilient country.