News

  • Article published by "B&FT online"

    06/09/2018

    September 6th, 2018: Article published by "B&FT online"

    E-MAGIN holds e-waste workshop for scrap dealers and electronic repairers

    Professor Rosemond Boohene, the Project Coordinator of E-Waste Management Ghana (E-MAGIN) has said the use of electrical and electronic equipment and the high rate of obsolescence of the equipment leads to an increased generation of e-waste. [more]

  • Artisans and scrap dealers educated on proper handling of e-waste

    10/07/2018

    Professor Rosamond Boahene, Project Coordinator of Electronic Waste (e-waste) Management in Ghana has called for proper recycling and collection systems to reduce the disastrous environmental and social impact of the current e-waste management practices

    She said in Ghana, the sector was largely unregulated with the informal sector as the key manager of E-waste and are without proper application of current collection, separation and disposal trends to ensure the environmental friendliness of E-waste.

  • Article published by "Recycling International"

    15/02/2018

    Ghana taking the next step in electronics recycling

    Africa: The European Union is to invest Euro 1.2 million in Ghana's 'E-MAGIN' electronics recycling project over the next four years.

  • Article published in the "Business & Financial Times"

    12/02/2018

    EU provides 1.2 million euros to promote e-waste management in Ghana

    The European Union (EU) is providing 1.2 million Euros to fund the E-Waste management in Ghana (E-MAGIN Ghana) project over the next four years.

    The project will be implemented in 8 regions to promote the formalisation of the e-waste management industry to provide legitimate and safe jobs for the thousands of people who handle e-waste in the country. [more]