publication . Article . 2017

Improving Greenery in the Ghanaian Built Environment Through Policy and Legislature

Kwabena Gyimah;
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  • Published: 01 Feb 2017 Journal: Advanced Journal of Graduate Research (issn: 2456-7108, eissn: 2456-7108, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: AIJR Publisher
Abstract
The world is craving for sustainability and thus implementing various measures to achieve this laudable task. For sustainable development to be achieved there is the need for a balance between environmental, economic and social development. Therefore, the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and the new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) encompass all three. In Ghana, most infrastructural projects such as roads and buildings are done with economic and social focused leaving out the environmental concerns. Even though there is Environmental Management Systems (EMS) in place such as the Environmental Protection Act (EPA), the country’s environment with regards to...

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publication . Article . 2017

Improving Greenery in the Ghanaian Built Environment Through Policy and Legislature

Kwabena Gyimah;