Last week Saturday, 16th August,2014, 350 Ghana Reducing Our Carbon (G-ROC) hosted a youth
forum and rally in the Shama district in the
western region to sensitize the youth on their roles towards the environmental problems, in particular on the development of the new coal fired power plant.The paramount chief of the Shama traditional area, Nana Kwesi Wieni applauded the group for.taking on the issue of climate change and urged all youth to also get involved. He also made a plea to the government to invest in clean energy
rather in coal in order to preserve the natural
environment.350G-ROC Coordinator said, “Clean, renewable source of energy does not only guarantee regular energy provision but has inherent job creation opportunities for majority of unemployed or under-employed youth”