Get the latest update on Environment and Sustainability in Ghana. This blog is run by the members of YRE Ghana.

With its unwavering commitment to green and affordable transportation, Solar Taxi has emerged as a driving force in Ghana's transition to electric vehicles (EVs). By harnessing the power of electricity and embracing innovations from the shared economy, Solar Taxi is rewriting the rules of mobility while reducing carbon emissions and reshaping the transport landscape in the nation.

  •  07.07.2023 03:31 PM

Written By: Naa Omanye-Aba Anang This Article is a submission to the annual YRE Competition of Environmental Pollution for the age category 15-18 years. The Article looks at plastic pollution in Ghana and its effects.

  •  12.05.2023 06:02 PM

As we are kickstarting our GoGreen23 Campaign we take a deep dive into Responsible Consumption on the African continent in general, and Ghana in particular. Read more and pick up some tips on how you can Go Green in 2023. Written By: Akumun Emmanuel

  •  08.02.2023 09:43 PM

With continuous demand for land, wood for charcoal and other furniture works, mineral extraction and agriculture, deforestation remains at its peak. The forests cover over 30% of the Earth’s land surface, according to the World Wildlife Fund(WWF). On the other hand, in the last 25 years, the world’s forests shrank by 1.3 million square kilometers which means that since 1990 the world has lost more forest area than the size of South Africa. This is even more devastating in the tropics where almost half of the forests are left.

  •  13.01.2023 12:03 PM

Electric Vehicles(EVs) are key to cutting CO2 emissions and a growing fleet of EVs is crucial to achieving one of the key resolutions at the just concluded COP 27, namely, boosting "low-emissions energy". Take a closer look at some of the current EV solutions offered in Ghana, specifically designed with the Ghanaian context in mind.

  •  01.12.2022 02:02 PM