1 Oct 2019
The Convener of the Green Republic Project was a Speaker at this year's European Union Climate Diplomacy Week Workshop held in the Ashanti Regional capital Kumasi on Tuesday 1st October 2019.
The workshop organized by the European Union Commission of Ghana had the hashtag Regreening Ghana. Nana Yaw Osei-Darkwa spoke on the subject of Youth engagement in Reforestation where he shared the success story so far of the Green Republic Project which is youth-led and youth-centered in waging war against climate change focusing on the natural remedy of planting trees to absorb carbons from the atmosphere.
He urged the youth to take keen interest the Climate fight as it is a clear and present danger to which would have dire consequences on the future if nothing concrete was done to remedy the situation. He made a clarion call on government to institute a National Tree Planting Day to help elevate the Climate fight and involve all Ghanaians.