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Management of Ghana"s natural resources.

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Published by Ghana Universities Press, Distributed in Europe and North America by African Books Collective in Accra, Oxford, UK .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Natural resources -- Ghana -- Management

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    SeriesProceedings of the Ghana Academy of Arts and Sciences -- v. 34, 1995
    ContributionsGhana Academy of Arts and Sciences.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC1060.Z65 M36 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination180 p. :
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16233474M
    ISBN 109964302940
    LC Control Number2006306544

    Ghana’s economic management has been characterised by scal de cit. Since , Since , the country has recorded budget de cits (with the exception of and when. contents 2 3 executive summary 5 women, poverty and natural resource management 5 poverty 7 land tenure 9 education 10 health 17 engage women, drive change 17 empowering women to manage natural resources 21 engaging women in natural resource management is good for women 23 engaging women in natural resource management is good for natural resources 24 summary of findings.

    CBNRM Community-Based Natural Resource Management CBO Community-Based Organization CD Chief Director CDD-Ghana Centre for Democratic Development—Ghana CDM Clean Development Mechanism CE Chief Executive CEA Country Environmental Analysis CEPIL Center for Public Interest Law CEPS Customs and Excise Preventative Service. Ghana is one of the better-researched West African countries in terms of its natural resources. Since the s, active Departments of Agriculture and Forestry have both undertaken and encouraged research into all aspects of natural resource management and this tradition continues up to the present, albeit in a more collaborative mode than in the colonial era.

      Human resource management in the public sector does not take place in a vacuum. It is carried out within a regulatory framework of laws, rules and regulations. Recent times have witnessed commendable efforts by many African countries to embrace democratic governance with its trappings of constitutionalism, which requires that the behaviour of politicians, public officials, public institutions. Ch. 8 Claims and Realities of Community-based Water Resources Management: A Case Study of Rural Fisheries in Ghana / Eva Youkhana --ch. 9 Community Involvement in Wildlife Conservation in Northern Ghana / A.A. Anchiihe --ch. 10 Community-based Conservation in Ghana: A Case of Local Management of the Afadjato and Agumatsa Conservation Area in.


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