238,533 sq km
GDP per capita
Population below National poverty line
CO2 emission estimates per capita
0.71 Tons (2012)
Cost of Environmental Degradation
8.95% of GDP (2012)
Total National Emissions Stock
The D-PaMs is the dashboard of policies and measures of all climate related policies and measures in the productive economic sectors in Ghana. The dashboard has a tracker which is meant to track the progress of implementation towards attainment of its goals. The impacts, achievement and envisaged actions toward archiving its strategic objectives are also contained in the database.
See policies and measures on sustainable development and climate change stategies below
Agriculture, Forestry & Other Land Use
|Name||Policy type||Policy target||Jurisdiction||Policy Status||Lead Institution|
|National Forest and Wildlife Policy||Policy support||Forestry||National||In force||Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources|
|National Plantation Fund||Economic instruments||Agric and forestry||National||In force||Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources|
|Forest Stumpage Fees||Economic instruments||Forestry||National||In force||Forestry Commission|
|National Forest Plantation Programme||Policy support||Agric and forestry||National||In force||Forestry Commission|
|National REDD+ Strategy||Policy support||Forestry||Region||In force||Forestry Commission|
|Forest Investment Programme||Economic instruments||Forestry||Region||In force||Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources|
|Emission Reduction Programme||Economic instruments||Forestry||Region||Planned||Forestry Commission/Cocobod|
|Annual Allowalable Cut in Forest Harvesting||Regulatory instruments||Forestry||National||Planned||Forestry Commission|
|Forest Certification Programmes (VPA - FLEGT)||Research, development and deployment||Forestry||National||In force||Forestry Commission|
|Agric Facts and Figures||Information and Education||Agriculture||National||In force||Ministry of Food and Agriculture|
|Fertilizer import subsidy||Economic instruments||Agriculture||National||In force||Ministry of Food and Agriculture|
|Forest Inventory Surveys||Information and Education||Forestry||National||In force||Forestry Commission|
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