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Improving Response Capacities to terrorism in Peacekeeping theatres in Africa

The project aims to improve the technical skills of African peacekeepers in protecting themselves against attacks. It is being implemented by the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre…  


Multi-stakeholder Waste Recovery Initiative

UNDP is facilitating the creation of a digitally enabled multi-stakeholder platform to connect key stakeholders with data and technological solutions for resource recovery.  


NDC SUPPORT PROGRAMME

Ghana has committed to pursue coordinated actions to reduce the negative impacts of climate change on its citizenry and to create a low carbon emission development pathway.  


Green Climate Fund (GCF) Readiness Programme

The Green Climate Fund (GCF) was established in 2010 as an operating entity of the financial mechanism of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), designed to disburse $100…  


Environmentally Sustainable Production Practices in Cocoa Landscapes (ESP II)

The ESP II is a continuation and the second phase of the Environmental Sustainability and Policy (ESP I) for Cocoa Production in Ghana Project. This new phase is designed to build on results and…  


UN CC:Learn Initiative

The main objective of this project is to develop a National Climate Change and Green Economy Learning Strategy to create a sustainable pool of human resource with the necessary technical expertise and…  


Institutional Strengthening (Phase 12) - Ozone Depleting Substances (ODS)

The project seeks to provide institutional strengthening support to the National Ozone Office to continue to plan, organise, direct and coordinate all activities required for the implementation of…  


Development of Minamata Initial Assessment (MIA) for Ghana

In order to phase out mercury use and also support Ghana’s preparation to implement the Minamata Convention, the Global Environment Facility (GEF) has provided funding through UNDP to undertake a…  


Reducing UPOPs and Mercury releases from the Health Sector in Ghana

The project aims to reduce the reliance of African countries on mercury-containing devices and heavily polluting incineration technologies and create a tipping point for the use of mercury free…  


Increased Resilience to Climate Change in Northern Ghana through the Management of Water Resources and Diversification of Livelihoods

The main objective of the programme is to enhance the resilience and adaptive capacity of rural livelihoods to climate impacts and risks on water resources in Northern Ghana. The objective will be…  


SWITCH Africa Green Project implementation in Ghana

Ghana continues to suffer from unsustainable consumption of natural resources such as forests, minerals, water bodies and fisheries. Development efforts based on resource efficient and cleaner…  


Ghana Partnership Platform for Philanthropy

This project for the Post-2015 Partnership Platform for Philanthropy (the Platform) focuses on philanthropy’s input into this developmental landscape by helping grantmakers to better understand the…  


Integrating climate change into the management of priority health risks in Ghana

The proposed project will develop systems and response mechanisms to strengthen the integration of climate change risks into the health sector. Critical barriers will be overcome to shift the current…  


Low Emission Capacity Building (LECB) Project

he project will focus on strengthening Ghana’s capacity to align its economic development to a low carbon path. It is expected that the implementation of the LECB project activities will contribute to…  


Institutional Support to the Implementation of the Sustainable Energy for All (SE4ALL) Action Plan

The Energy Commission, national focal point for SE4ALL, with technical and financial support from UNDP, developed the SE4ALL Action Plan.The Plan identifies key bottlenecks/barriers and proposes…  


China-Ghana South-South Cooperation on Renewable Energy Technology Transfer

In order to enable coherent cooperation between China and countries in Africa, in particular around the promotion of the UN’s Sustainable Energy for All (SE4ALL) initiative, UNDP China has been funded…  


Environmental Sustainability and Policy for Cocoa Production in Ghana (ESP I)

The “Environmental Sustainability and Policy for Cocoa Production in Ghana” project is a partnership between the Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) and UNDP. The overall objective of the project is to create…  


Community Resilience through Early Warning

Recognizing the importance of strengthening Disaster Risk reduction capacities in achieving sustainable development and poverty reduction in Ghana, this project aims to build capacities within the…  


Human Security Programme

With the aim of addressing threats to human security in Northern Ghana, and with particular reference to conflict prevention, conflict resolution and peacebuilding processes, the United Nations Joint…  


Empowering Rural Women and Alleviating Poverty by Strengthening the Local Shea Butter Industry

This project aims at empowering rural women in Northern Ghana and alleviating their acute poverty by reinforcing the feasibility of local shea butter industry as a sustainable business.  

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