In collaboration with the Ghana Forestry Commission, the Oheneba Poku Foundation in Ghana is embarking on environmental projects aimed at increasing afforestation and reforestation in degraded forest areas, improving participatory forest management, climate resilience and biomass production, while simultaneously enhancing incomes and livelihood options and establishing improved forestry planning and monitoring systems.
The project seeks to plant and manage 2million trees in a ten year span around Lake Bosomtwe. The project also seek to; to educate and increase public awareness on climate change and environmental protection , cultivate a culture of conserving and protecting the environment ,inspire, mobilize and train other communities to plant trees using professional standards and finally; alleviate poverty through agro-forestry and employment
Lake Bosomtwe is an important national, cultural and natural site of particular relevance for international conservation.. The lake catchment spans two districts, Bosomtwe and Bosome-Freho, and consists of a mixture of three unique types of ecosystems – forests, wetlands and mountains – which contribute to the conservation of vital biodiversity.
Surface area (terrestrial and marine): 28,699 ha
Core area(s): 1,159 ha
Buffer zone(s): 10,741.5 ha
Transition area(s): 16,798.5 ha
Latitude: 6°24’35”N – 6°35’33”N
Longitude: 1°19’22”W – 1°29’30”W
Midpoint: 6°30’16”N – 1°24’31”W
ABOUT THE EVENT
Blaze metals fze a well renown precious metals company is delighted to be participating and exhibiting at the 8th edition of the annual Dubai Precious Metals Conference in one of the most powerful precious metals conference events in the world on 10th April to 11th April 2019 in Dubai in an event organised by DMCC.
Blaze metals known for its diversified gold operations also has hub in Dubai a city known as a city of Gold, as a leading player in the mining industry and flagship bearers of its identity, Blaze metals shall be sharing and exhibiting with major keynotes to Mining and Return of Hedging, Emerging Technology Affecting Precious Metals Industry, Jewellery – Relevance in the Changing Landscape, Opportunities and Challenges in White Metals among others .
Blaze metals FZE is dedicated to promoting and developing the gold trade in Dubai and serves as a crucial gateway between the producing countries, the major manufacturing centres and the largest consuming markets in the world.
Further update on this conference will be available later.