National Engagements – Hatof Foundation

National Engagements

  • Currently assisting the Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation in shaping and directing the country to transit into Green Economy.
  • Lead Consultant for the Ministry of Environment Science, Technology and Innovation to undertake the National Portfolio Formulation Exercise to prioritize programmes and projects under the Global Environment Facility-GEF6 Allocation. (Climate Change, Sustainable Land Management and Biodiversity Conservation as well as Food Security and Agriculture); Duration 6 Month. JULY-December, 2014. With funding from the Global Environment Facility-Washington D.C. USA
  • Lead Consultant- Africa Adaptation Programme (October, 2011- January 2012) Program Title: CSO Training Workshop on Climate Change Adaptation. Funded by the Africa Adaptation Program/Environmental Protection Agency- Ghana
  • Consultant- Capacity Building for 46 CSOs from the Northern Sector of Ghana and review of the National Climate Change Policy Framework organized by Care- Ghana and Ministry of Environment Science and Technology(MEST) with Sponsorship from DFID, DANIDA, Finland and Austrian Development Cooperation. 2 Months, July-August 2012.
  • Member- Transitional Committee –Forest Investment Program (FIP) of the World Bank for 8 pilot countries Dedicated Grant Mechanism for Indigenous People and Local Communities Attend meetings and disseminate meeting outcomes 2010 up to date.
  • CSO representative- National Technical Working Group on Climate Change Policy Ghana. June-December, 2013 with funding from the Government of Ghana.
  • Lead Organization: Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security-National Platform-Ghana. Duration 5days. October, 2014. Responsibilities: Communicating platforms activities to the media, Monitoring and Evaluation, presented on Climate Smart Agriculture and rapporteur.
  • Lead Organization: Implementation of the ARTICLE 6 of the UNFCCC- Education, Training and Public Awareness in Ghana.
  • Launch – Africa Adaptation Program by Environmental Protection Agency- October, 2010 with funding from the Japanese Government.
  • Lead Organization: Environmental Protection Agency CSO capacity building workshop held at College of Physicians Accra-September, 2012 funded by Environmental Protection Agency, Ghana.
  • Launched Climate Action Network-Ghana a National Node of Climate Action Network International on the 23rd of February at the Conference Room of the Ministry of Environment Science and Technology. The network has initial membership of 38.
  • Member– Expert group of Ghana Tourism stakeholders which includes the Minister of Tourism, Assistant State Attorney General, Chief Director (Ministry of Tourism), Member of the Parliamentary Select Committee on Tourism, Members of the National Tourism Authority and other tourism stakeholders at the 1st and 2nd Consultative Meeting to review the National Tourism Bill for approval and passing as an Act by Parliament.

Nominated by Ministry of Local Government, Rural Development and Environment to the NATIONAL PLANNING COMMITTEE formed by Ministry of Tourism & Diaspora Relations to plan for the 2008 United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Day celebration on the Theme “Tourism-Responding to the challenges of Climate Change” held at Kpando Torkor Volta Region, 27 Sept.2008