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Generation restoration: reimagine, recreate and restore the ecosystems

On World Environment Day, let’s all take action, make smarter choices, and invest in restoring our ecosystems. #GenerationRestoration  


How UNDP supported Ghana's peaceful Election 2016

UNDP, ahead of Elections 2016 in Ghana, supported several initiatives that sought to boost public confidence and participation in elections, and increase trust in political parties and election…  



The creeping mercury menace - Solution is here!

The Minamata Convention was agreed by more than 120 countries in October 2013, to increase global efforts to significantly reduce and eliminate mercury releases in the atmosphere, land and water…  


We have a relevant mandate

March 2017 started with an exciting challenge. I had the opportunity of travelling to northern Ghana to monitor some projects on disaster preparedness and to assess their impact.  


Access and Delivery Partnership, utilizing new approaches to solve old problems

Access to medicines is an age old problem. However, in recent times there have been new calls to address this issue.  


Archetypes to trigger behavioural change

UNDP Accelerator Lab’s behavioural insights experiment at 2 communities’ recycling centers in Accra, Ghana, show increase in segregation and plastics deposit by 18% and 44%.  


Understanding the value of water in the decade of action for sustainable development

This year’s theme for World Water Day is Valuing Water. Appreciating the true value of water will prompt us to take action to protect this vital resource for the benefit of all.  


COVID 19 pandemic: one-year experience from teleworking

Teleworking, due to COVID-19, seems to be helpful but came with its own associated challenges.  


The next frontier of human development - the shared fate of people and planet

Ghana joins the rest of the world in launching a landmark report that shapes the new frontier in global human development. The report recognizes that for the first time in a relationship spanning…  

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