This project is financed by EUROPEAN UNION
Implementing partner: NRD - University of Sassari
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ghaja project

Use of Jatropha plant to improve sustainable renewable energy development and create income-generating activities: an integrated approach to ensure sustainable livelihood conditions and mitigate land degradation effects in rural areas of Ghana

Programme: Thematic Programme for Environment and Sustainable Management of Natural Resources including Energy - ENRTP

Grant Contract: DCI/ENV/2008/151-872

Duration of the Action: April 2009 - December 2014

Coordination: Nucleo Ricerca Desertificazione (NRD-UNISS)- University of Sassari-Sardinia, Italy

Partnership: Technology Consultancy Centre (TCC) of Kwame Nkrumah- University of Science and Technology of Kumasi -Ghana, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) Savanna Agricultural Research Institute - Ghana, Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MOFA) -Ghana, NewEnergy-Ghana

  • 07 May 2015: Ghaja Documentary available on-line
  • 10-11 December 2014: Final Seminar Ghaja Project
  • 3-4 October 2014: Ghaja Steering Committee
  • November 2013-February 2014: NRD field mission for Livelihood oriented activities
  • 18-20 September 2013: EU Delegation Field mission to Tamale




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