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BAG COLLABORATES WITH GHACCO IN ADVOCATING FOR CLEAN COOKSTOVES AND FUELS

The Biogas Association of Ghana has collaborated with the Ghana Alliance for Clean Cookstoves and Fuels in advocating for the Clean Cooking during the 5th GHACCO Anniversary and the Annual GHACCO Forum. The programme with took place from 30th – 31st October, 2018 at the Accra Metropolitan Assembly on the theme: “Translating Sector Commitments into Scalable Market Impacts”.

The  “Clean  Cookstoves  and  Fuels  Forum”,  brought  together stakeholders of the Sector and  promoted synergy and leveraging of the different mandates, capacities, expertise, and exposures for  a concerted  National  response and actions  for achieving goals, objectives and targets under Ghana’s Sustainable Energy for All (SE4ALL) Programme.

During the Forum, it was announced that universal access to clean and modern cooking technologies (thus, fuels and devices) in Ghana is an integral element of ensuring that the broader aims of SDG 7 — “Universal Access to Modern Energy Services” . Thus, the forum was geared on analyzing and reviewing what  Cooking solutions can  advance other SDGs, including good health and well-being, gender equality, climate action, and eliminating poverty.

 

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