The City of Accra is an active member in the Coalition's Municipal Solid Waste Initiative city network, Soot-free Bus Fleets project and Urban Health Initiative.

As an actor in the Coalition, Accra is taking strong leadership on integrated action on climate and air pollution: it is the first pilot city of the Coalitoin's Urban Health Initiative, and the first African city to join the global BreatheLife campaign to raise awareness about the health and climate impacts from air pollution.

CCAC activities

Activity | Health, National Planning and Policy
Ghana | Ongoing
The Urban Health and Short-lived Climate Pollutant Reduction Project promotes air pollution reduction strategies by mobilizing and empowering the health sector, and by demonstrating the full range of...
Urban Health Initiative stakeholder meeting in Accra, Ghana
Activity | Waste
Ghana | Ongoing
As a member of the Coalition's Municipal Solid Waste Initiative city network, the city of Accra, Ghana has undertaken multiple initiatives to improve waste collection and separation practices,...
Workstream | Waste
All communities, from large megacities to smaller towns and villages, generate waste. In almost all cases, communities are the primary decision makers when it comes to local waste management. They...
Activity | Health, National Planning and Policy
BreatheLife is a global campaign that mobilizes cities and individuals to take action on air pollution to protect our health and the planet. The campaign is led by the World Health Organization (WHO...


2018 | Policies, Plans & Regulations
, Environmental Protection Agency Ghana

EPA Ghana developed this comprehensive Air Quality Management Plan (AQMP) for the GAMA and Greater Accra Region as the next step in addressing these problems. This plan complements the National...



Accra Metropolitan Assembly, P. O. Box GP 385
Accra, Ghana
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