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Illegal Miners Arrested in the Atewa Forest

Learning from Kakum National Park: The Case of Atewa Forest

On Friday February 17th, A Rocha Ghana organized an excursion to Kakum National Park for forty-five stakeholders from...

Apr

05

Students Appreciate the Cost of Water Treatment-KIBI

Visit to water treatment plant On Thursday February 9, 2017 an educational field trip to Water Treatment Plant in...

Feb

15

The Economics of Atewa Range Forest

Clean and accessible water is a vital life supporting element for all living things. It is projected that, by 2050, at...

Nov

15

FOREST REHABILITATION COMMENCES AT ATEWA FOREST RESERVE

Rehabilition of degraded areas used as farmlands within the Atewa Forest Reserve has commenced as part of several...

Sep

23

TEEB Study: Evaluating the best land use option of the Atewa Forest Reserve

The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity (TEEB) is a global initiative focused on “making nature’s...

Aug

31

ATEWA PROJECT IMPLEMENTATION COMMITTEE INAUGURATED

An all-inclusive technical decision making and process guiding committee; Atewa Project Implementation Committee,...

Jul

21

East-Akyem schools encouraged to protect the Atewa Forest Reserve

School children within the East Akyem Municipality have been encouraged to help protect the environment especially, the...

Jun

13

Rehabilitation of degraded Portions of the Atewa Forest Reserve

Since the launch of the Atewa Critical Conservation Action Program in 2012, the drive for sustainable action by all...

Jun

03

Protect River Densu: Civil Societies Call on Government

A group of civil society organizations called on Government and state agencies to pay critical attention at securing...

Mar

29

Documentary Launch: Living Water from the Mountain

Documentary Launch The screening and launching of a video documentary on the state of water from the Atewa Forest...

Mar

04

Training on the Legal Regime and Legislation Governing Natural Resources

A two day capacity building workshop on the Legal Regime and Legislation Governing Natural Resources was held for law...

Feb

09

Conservation Football Cup: We Play for Atewa, We play for Water

Atewa Football for Water             It is very true that the game of football...

Dec

09

Massive Support to Save the Atewa Forest at the Maiden REDD+ Forum in Accra

I am for #Atewa National Park Participants at the maiden national REDD+ forum organized by the REDD+ secretariat of...

Dec

02

135 Students of Asiakwa Pledge their Support to Save Atewa Forest Reserve

135 students of the St. Stephen’s Senior High School at Asiakwa in the East Akim District in the Eastern Region...

Oct

23

Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) Visits Atewa Forest Reserve

Participants of a capacity-building workshop for West Africa on ecosystem restoration to support the Aichi Biodiversity...

Oct

21

WORLD ANIMAL DAY, 2015: Securing Water Availability for Animals; The Significance of Atewa Forest Reserve.

World Animal Day On October 4, every year the world celebrates animals. The day was established in...

Oct

04

A Rocha Team meets students of Asiakwa SOS

As part of activities to raise awareness on the need to preserve the environment and the importance of the Atewa Forest...

Sep

15

A Rocha Ghana Sensitizes Stakeholders On Forest And Water Conservation

A Rocha Ghana has organized a forest forum for stakeholders in and around the Atewa forest on the need to keep and...

Sep

07

Satoyama Initiative Pays Visit To Atewa Project Site

The International Partnership for the Satoyama Initiative (IPSI), which is a partnership made up of 167 member...

Aug

31

Netherlands Ambassador Pays A Visit To Atewa Project Site

Mr. Hans Docter, the Ambassador, the Royal Netherlands embassy Ghana, and the sponsors of the “Living Water from...

Aug

24

Atewa Interfaith Workshop

As part of actions to curb illegal activities going on in the Atewa forest, A Rocha Ghana has organized an interfaith...

Jul

26

A Rocha Holds Atewa Environmental Concert For Students

In fulfillment of the biblical principle that teaches that “we train the child the way he should go and when he...

Jul

14

Interviewers Trained For TEEB Study

In line with the on-going TEEB (The Economic of ecosystems and biodiversity) study, sixteen (16) participants were...

Jul

02

Dutch Embassy visits Atewa

The Royal Netherlands Embassy, the sponsors of the “Living Water from the Mountain: Protecting Atewa Water...

Jun

30

A ROCHA GHANA LAUNCHES ITS MAIDEN TEEB STUDY ON ATEWA FOREST

Within the framework of “The living water from the mountain project,” A Rocha Ghana has commissioned a TEEB...

Jun

23

Arocha Educates Stakeholders On The Effect Of Illegal Mining On The Environment

As part of engaging key stakeholders under the “living water from the mountain : protecting Atewa water resources...

May

05

Okyehene Maintains Commitment to the Environment and Decries National Attempts at Short Term Gratification

Eastern Region, Kyebi – 8th April 2015 - The Okyehene, Osagyefo Amoatia Ofori Panin II has reiterated his...

Apr

08

A Rocha Ghana and Partners Celeberate World Water Day 22nd March 2015

According to the United Nations fact sheet on achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), Ghana has made...

Mar

24

Government Urged To Protect Atewa Forest Reserve

The Project Manager of A Rocha Ghana, Mr Emmanuel Akom, has called on the government and other stakeholders to turn...

Mar

23

Galamsey Destroying East Akyem

Ghana appears to be losing the fight against illegal mining, popularly referred to as ‘galamsey’,...

Mar

23

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