Archive for: August 2014

THE RECYCLE UP! GRAND FINALE

The Grand finale of recycle up was filled with great ideas from all the participants from the various schools which was above imagination, considering the rate at which these young students exhibited their maximum best so as to brainstorm to generate these fantastic ideas on how to solve the improper waste management issues within the country as a whole...

Recycle Up Day 10: Lecture By EPA and Green Initiative

The 10 of the recycle up project was no different from the other 9 days of the camp. The participants woke up early as usual and had their breakfast. The had a lecture from a resource personnel from the environmental protection agency. They were lecture on how to effectively mange plastic waste in Ghana. After the EPA lecture they...

Recycle Up Day 8: Group work and Presentation

On the Day 8 of the recycle Up summer camp, A representative from KMA, Mrs. Augustina had an interaction with the participants on effective waste management. After which, the groups were allowed to go out and make observations concerning their various projects. In the evening, each team presented on how far they have gone with their project. After, a...

Recycle Up Day 7: Brainstorming and Group Work

Early in the morning the participants of the recycle up summer camp had a small church service. They were then given a presentation in the morning about setting up goals and how to work towards their goals. The presentation was done by Mr. Daniel. The participants then went for lunch and a two hour break. After the break, the...

Recycle Up Day 6: Entrepreneurship & Idea Pitching

The participnts were given a lecture on entrepreneurship. The presentation was given by Mr. James Anyamesem Boachie of Ichieboa Consults. After the presentation, the participants were given ninety minutes to pitch an idea on possible solution to plastic waste problems in the local communities. Brilliant ideas were pitched and both the participants and mentors voted for the best six...

Recycle Up Day 5: Trip To Bobiri Forest

On day 5 of the recycle Up, participants went to Atonsu market and ‘Pelele’ to interact with the residents. The participants came back for lunch and then taken to Bobiri forest and butterfly sanctuary. At the bobiri forest, the participants were taken through the forest by the tour Guide. The participants had a great time. Check Out the images...

Recycle Up Day 4: Trip to Kumasi landfill site

Day 4 of the #Recycle Up summer camp was filled with field trips. the first trip was to the Dompoase Landfill site in the Kumasi metropolis. The participants were taken through various ways of treating solid and liquid waste at the landfill site by Mr. Roger. Secondly, the team were  grouped into two and they visited other places with...

Recycle Up Day 3: Brainstorming and Presentation Techniques

Day 3 of the recycle was very educative and interesting. Participants went to the lecture room at 9:00 am. They were lectured on the climate by Mr. Jamal Musah, who is the founder of the Ghana Youth for Climate Coalition (GYCC) and then presentation technique. After going through the various presentation techniques, they took lunch and went back for...

RECYCLE UP DAY 2: Team Work and Campus Tour

Day 2 of the Recycle Up summer camp started with the usual lectures. The participant were grouped into five and they were required to identify how to make effective use of plastic waste. The groups were given an hour to work, after which they are going to present their work. After the presentation, The participants went for their lunch....