Opinion

An African Youth Perspective on the Implementation of the PoA for Disaster Risk Reduction in Africa

Globally, the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction (SFDRR) provides guidance on how to significantly reduce disaster risk. In Africa, the Programme of Action (PoA) guides different stakeholders in DRR. Both SFDRR and PoA recognize the state as leaders in the implementation, follow up and review of the document. In addition, both documents recognize children and youth as active and strong stakeholders in DRR.

SHIFTING THE PARADIGM OF SUSTAINABILITY

As activists, we are normally those guys who remind the conscious ones and inform those who are new and have the heart for the environment. So much has happened from history but so many limitations have persisted leading to what many referred to as “Words have changed all over the world, but actions seem to …

Save Our Oceans: SAY NO TO PLASTICS

Beach Clean Up Ghana

Its #WorldOceansDay and we have a simple message to everyone: SAY NO TO PLASTICS! (#singleuseplastics ) Not only do plastics harm aquatic life physically, but also the chemicals contained in #plastics have a tremendous effect on the water ecosystem which humans and all life forms entirely depends on. We ask you to reconsider your consumer …