Information Briefs

UG.IESS.IB.007 Environmental impacts of marketing and trading activities - Cause for concern

Market centres are important components of the economic landscape of Ghana, as they are in other parts of the world. They do not only serve as places for commodity exchange but also centres of information

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UG.IESS.IB.006 Threats to Ghana's Foreste Reserves - Perpectives on Atewa Range Forest Reserve

Forest plays a significant role in the socio-economic development of most African countries.

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UG.IESS.IB.005 Fertilizer Use and Nitrate Contamination of Water Sources

Modern agriculture is noted for the production of good quality food for consumers. It is well known that fertilizers have played major roles in bringing about increased food production. When nutrients are applied in

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UG.IESS.IB.003 The E-Waste Menance in Ghana

Electronic waste, commonly referred to as e-waste, is electronic equipment such as broken cell phones, old computers, refrigerators, TV sets, iPods, small appliances, and other obsolete gadgets that no longer serve a purpose and are thus discarded.

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UG.IESS.IB.002 Developing Coastal Tourism Sustainably in Ghana - The Way Forward

Tourism has been identified as one of the key sectors of the Ghanaian economy. In line with this a number of interventions have been laid out by the Government of Ghana to develop and promote the country’s ecological, cultural and historical heritage. 

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UG.IESS.IB.001 Noise Pollution and Our Health

An important environmental hazard facing Ghana today is Noise Pollution. Noise has become a norm in urban residencies to the extent that, one can be said to be blessed to have a goodnight sleep at least once a week.

 

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