Video: Climate change endangers livelihoods as economic trees disappear

Video: Climate change endangers livelihoods as economic trees disappear
Source: Ghana| Myjoyonline | Justice Baidoo in Tamale
Date: 09-10-2017 Time: 06:10:50:pm
Women processing sheabutter

The livelihoods of over 6 million women are now on the line as concerns are being raised about people cutting down the shea trees that produce the nuts-the raw material for the trade. 

Majority of women in northern Ghana depend on shea butter processing for a livelihood, but the continued felling of these economic trees is further widening the poverty gap.

Justice Baidoo has been to northern Ghana to find out how the women are living their lives. 

Advertisement

Watch his report below:

 

Share this story



Leave a comment


What others are reading
ECG to name and shame defaulting customers in the press
UCC lecturer becomes second Ghanaian to achieve Fellowship at American Academy of Optometry
Govt to establish National Cybersecurity Centre soon
Is your organization using balanced scorecard performance measurement?