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  • Feb 07, 2018

Okyeame Kwame Appointed Climate Change Ambassador for Ghana's FIP Dedicated Grant Mechanism Project

CIF Action 

Renowned musician Okyeame Kwame, real name Kwame Nsiah-Apau, has hit the ground running in his new role as the Climate Change Ambassador for the $5.5 million Ghana Dedicated Grant Mechanism (G-DGM) project.

This morning at the Jubilee Park in Sunyani, the multiple award-winning musician will open the conversation on climate change and the G-DGM project to a gathering of over 400 key stakeholders made up of chiefs, queen-mothers and focal persons.

He will also debut his first climate change-themed musical composition to the stakeholders who are drawn from 52 communities in the Brong Ahafo (BA) and Western regions.

In attendance at this today’s event will be representatives from the Forestry Commission, Ministry of Land and Natural Resources, Forestry Investment Programme (FIP), Ministry of Local Government (from the relevant district, municipal and metropolitan assemblies), and non-governmental/community-based organisations.

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