The Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has impacted nations all across the globe. Ghana, like other countries, has been adversely affected by the pandemic. The Ghana has taken steps to mitigate the destructive effects of COVID-19.
UNDP and Coca-Cola Foundation partner to advance plastic waste recovery in Ghana:
- The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), and the Coca-Cola Foundation (TCCF), out doored a new project in support of Ghanas efforts to promote a circular economy in the plastic waste management sector.
- The implementation of the Plastic Waste Recovery for a Circular Green Economy project will be linked to the Waste Recovery Platform, which is connecting key stakeholders in the waste management value chain to promote waste recovery in Ghana.
- The new project is expected to provide support to Micro, Medium and Small-Scale Enterprises and Businesses (MSMEs), to take advantage of green business opportunities in the waste management sector, by increasing awareness among households in urban and peri-urban areas on circular economy opportunities in Ghana.
- It will also support policy frameworks on plastics and provide support for the operationalization of the Waste Recovery Platforms digital tools to facilitate data access and information exchange on plastic waste recovery among stakeholders in Ghana.