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  • Six African Countries Switch to Green Business Development for Sustainable Growth

    Mar 23, 2017

    Six African Countries Switch to Green Business Development for Sustainable Growth

    Stakeholders from six African countries are meeting in Accra, Ghana on March 23-24 at a Regional Policy Dialogue of the Switch Africa Green project. The objective of this dialogue is to create a common understanding of policy landscape to enable countries strengthen their institutions with appropriate tools and legal instruments for green business development targeting four key sectors – agriculture, integrated waste management, manufacturing and tourism.

  • Why waste water?

    Mar 22, 2017

    Why waste water?

    Paying closer attention to the way Ghanaians treat and dispose wastewater in their homes, farms and industries, can move the country a step farther in reaching all the targets of the Sustainable Development Goal on Water, says UNICEF.

  • UNCT Ghana meets new Minister of Environment, Science, Technology & Innovation

    Mar 22, 2017

    UNCT Ghana meets new Minister of Environment, Science, Technology & Innovation

    On 20 March 2017, members of the UN Country Team in Ghana paid a courtesy call on Hon. Prof. Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng, Minister of Environment, Science, Technology & Innovation (MESTI). Prof. Frimpong-Boateng underlined the Ministry’s priority to boost domestic technology development as a means for Ghana to achieve its development goals.

  • UN Resident Coordinator in Ghana pays courtesy call on Speaker of Ghana Parliament

    Mar 22, 2017

    UN Resident Coordinator in Ghana pays courtesy call on Speaker of Ghana Parliament

    The United Nations Resident Coordinator in Ghana, Christine Evans-Klock, paid a courtesy call on Rt. Hon Prof Aaron Mike Oquaye, the Speaker of the 7th Ghana Parliament, to exchange ideas on ways of strengthening the relationship between the UN system in Ghana and the Parliament. In his introductory and welcoming remarks, the Speaker expressed his appreciation for the role the UN has been playing in Ghana to date, and noted his keen interest in working with the UN system as partner in Ghana’s development.

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Sustainable Development Goals: 17 Goals to Transform Our World

In September 2015, countries adopted a set of goals to end povertyprotect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all as part of a new sustainable development agenda. Each goal has specific targets to be achieved over the next 15 years. Find out more about the SDGs!