Environmental Pollution Korle Lagoon Livelihoods Plastic Pollution Society
Plastic Pollution in Ghana: Urban Trash Heroes
Urban poor men risk injury and drowning to swim in the heavily polluted Korle Lagoon — float alongside human remains sometimes — to recover recyclable plastics, which they sell for around $0.17 per kilo.Read More
Climate Change Fish processing in Ghana Society Urban poverty
Fish Processing in Ghana: Trade-offs Between Livelihoods and Health risks
Fish processors in Ghana trade-off between their livelihoods and exposure to cancer-causing toxicants, including PAHs. Climate-related shocks and overfishing are reshaping the mobility of migrant fishers.