The Minister for for Lands and Natural Resources, Hon Samuel Abu Jinapor has underscored commitment by the government of Ghana to end land degradation and deforestation by 2030.

On the sidelines of the UN General Assembly during the New York Climate Week on Wednesday, 20th September, 2023, the Minister lauded the progress made by government by deploying diverse and forward-thinking approaches in tackling the environmental menace.

At the event, Hon. Samuel Abu Jinapor elucidated Ghana’s innovative strategies aimed at combating deforestation and forest degradation within its borders.

He said as the world is challenged with pressing environmental issues, Ghana’s vision and initiatives serve as a beacon of hope and innovation on the path towards a more sustainable future.

However, Samuel Abu Jinapor used the opportunity to hold diplomatic talks with the US Special Presidential envoy on Climate, Secretary John Kerry and the UK Minister of State for Energy and Net Zero, Rt. Hon. Graham Stuart.

Source: Zion Abdul Rauf- New York