Ghana celebrates 50 years of UNDP’s leadership on development support
Aug 17, 2016
The Government of Ghana, under the auspices of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration has organized an event to celebrate UNDP’s contribution and achievements to Ghana’s development.
Stakeholders commit to making cities inclusive and resilient in Ghana
Jul 14, 2016
Stakeholders of urban planning and development have renewed their commitment to making cities more inclusive and resilient in Ghana. This occurred during a two-day multi-stakeholder workshop to promote resilient activities and increase local level understanding of disaster risk in the Greater Accra Metropolitan Area (GAMA).
Cocoa Farmers Learn Sustainable Production Practices
Jun 24, 2016
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Mondelez-Cocoa Life are playing a significant role in the Ghanaian Cocoa sector by contributing to enhance the capacity of Extension workers on sustainable environmental practices.
Dr. Ibn Chambas interacts with Ghanaian media
Jun 17, 2016
The Special Representative of the UN Secretary General for West Africa and the Sahel Dr. Mohamed Ibn Chambas has met with the media on the UN’s support to the 2016 elections in Ghana. In his statement read during the media interaction, Dr. Chambas reiterated the UN’s commitment to be present and to accompany the process leading up to, during and after the general elections to be held later this year.
UNDP support’s legal and justice delivery in Ghana
Jun 17, 2016
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has held a two day validation workshop in collaboration with the Ministry of Justice and Attorney General’s Department (MoJAGD) and criminal justice institutions in Ghana.
UNDP supports initiative to protect water bodies in Northern Ghana
May 25, 2016
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in collaboration with the Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation (MESTI) has launched an initiative to protect water bodies and improve livelihoods in the three northern regions of Ghana.
UNDP supports tree registration for farmers
May 12, 2016
he United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in partnership with Solidaridad West Africa has organized a consultative workshop for stakeholders in the Forestry and Cocoa sectors in Ghana. The workshop implemented under the Environmental Sustainability and Policy for Cocoa Production in Ghana Project aimed at improving modalities for the registration of economic trees in Ghana.
UNDP promotes environmental learning in basic schools
Apr 1, 2016
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in collaboration with Ghana Cocoa Board (Cocobod) has organised an inter-schools quiz competition for environmental clubs in the Asunafo North Municipality. The aim was to increase knowledge and understanding of climate change and its impact on the environment and to promote good environmental practices among the youth.
UNDP supports responsible elections reportage in Ghana
Apr 1, 2016
UNDP has partnered with the Ghana Independent Broadcasters Association (GIBA) to organize a media workshop on “Responsible Reportage for Election 2016”. The event, which targeted media practitioners provided a dialogue platform for journalists on their roles and responsibilities toward a peaceful Elections 2016 in Ghana.
Ghana Implements Medical Waste Project
Feb 29, 2016
The United Nations Development Programme, UNDP is implementing a medical waste pilot project in collaboration with the Government of Ghana. The pilot project titled “Reducing Unintended Persistent Organic Pollutants and mercury releases from the health sector in Africa” seeks to support Ghana improve upon healthcare waste management for sustainable development.