National Biodiversity Committee
This page provides information on the National Biodiversity Committee, which is the Steering Committee for the implementation of CBD in Ghana.
Ghana's National Steering Committee for the implementation of the CBD was formed in February 2000 by the erstwhile Ministry of Environment and Science, which used to be the Focal Point for the Convention. It was given the name, "National Biodiversity Committee (NBC)".
TERMS OF REFERENCE:
- To advice the Ministry on Policies on conservation of biological diversity.
- Preparation and follow-ups of SBSTTA and COP Meetings.
- Preparation of National Reports.
- Preparation of a National Biodiversity and Action Plan
- Organization of celebration of International Day for Biological Diversity.
- Lead public education on conservation of biological diversity
|Prof. A. A. Oteng-Yeboah||CSIR, Box 38 Achimota, Ghana||Chairman|
|Prof. Eric Quaye||Botany Department, University of Cape Coast, Ghana||Member|
|Prof. John Blay||Botany Department, University of Cape Coast, Ghana||Member|
|Dr. William Oduro||Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi Ghana||Member|
|Dr. Yidana Adam||University of Development Studies, Tamale Ghana||Member|
|Dr Ofori-Danson||University of Ghana, Legon Ghana||Member|
|Dr Erasmus Owusu||Ghana Wildlife Society, Accra Ghana||Member|
|Dr. Betha Gana||Ministry of Food and Agriculture, Accra Ghana||Member|
|Mrs. Jehu-Appiah||Ministry of Justice and Attorney General's Department, Accra Ghana||Member|
|Mr Robert Tandor||Ministry of Trade and Industry, Accra Ghana||Member|
|Ms. Gytho Nuno||Forestry Commission, Accra Ghana||Member|
|Okyeame Ampadu-Agyei||Conservation International, Accra Ghana||Member|
|Mr. Kwasi Dickson
||Green Earth Organization, Accra Ghana||Member|
|Mr. Daniel Amlalo||Environmental Protection Agency Box M326, Accra Ghana||Member|
|Ms Azuma Dzifa||Ghana News Agency||Member|
|Mr. Eric A. Okoree||Ministry of Environment and Science, Box M232, Accra Ghana||Secretary / Coordinator|