Volunteer Position: SAVE THE FROGS! Ghana Campaigns Assistant

SAVE THE FROGS! Ghana seeks a volunteer to help with our campaign to save the critically endangered Togo Slippery Frog (Conraua derooi). The campaign is comprised of two primary goals: (1) prevent bauxite mining in and around the frog’s habitat; and (2) create the Atewa National Park to permanently protect the frogs and their long-term chance of survival. Continue reading Volunteer Position: SAVE THE FROGS! Ghana Campaigns Assistant

Save The Frogs Day Mega Protest In Accra To Prevent Mining Of The Atewa Forest

As part of this year’s Save The Frogs Day celebrations, SAVE THE FROGS! Ghana will join forces with local groups to campaign in Accra on June 5th, 2019. STF! Ghana members and other protesters will march to the seat of government and the Forestry Commission of Ghana to demand an immediate termination of impending bauxite mining operations at the Atewa Range Forest Reserve. Continue reading Save The Frogs Day Mega Protest In Accra To Prevent Mining Of The Atewa Forest

SAVE THE FROGS! Ghana

Founded in September 2011, SAVE THE FROGS! Ghana is West Africa’s first nonprofit organization dedicated exclusively to amphibian conservation. The mission of SAVE THE FROGS! Ghana is to protect Ghana’s amphibian populations and to promote a society that respects and appreciates nature and wildlife. About SAVE THE FROGS! GhanaAfrica is fraught with both social and … Continue reading SAVE THE FROGS! Ghana

Gilbert Adum of STF! Ghana Wins $14,700 Award to Tackle Illegal Mining

SAVE THE FROGS! Ghana Executive Director Gilbert Adum was recently awarded £10,000 ($14,700) from UK-based Rufford Foundation to boost his team’s efforts to save frogs threatened by mining in western Ghana’s Sui forest. Artisanal illegal miners left pits uncovered when they were forced out of the Sui forest. Gilbert and his team identified these pits as death-traps to … Continue reading Gilbert Adum of STF! Ghana Wins $14,700 Award to Tackle Illegal Mining

The Pollination Project contributes to SAVE THE FROGS! Ghana efforts in the Atewa Hills

Congratulations to SAVE THE FROGS! Ghana Associate Executive Director, Sandra Owusu-Gyamfi for winning a $250 award from The Pollination Project. The award will enable Sandra and the SAVE THE FROGS! UCAES Chapter to organize the 8th Annual Save The Frogs Day in the Atewa District in Ghana, home of the critically endangered Togo Slippery Frog … Continue reading The Pollination Project contributes to SAVE THE FROGS! Ghana efforts in the Atewa Hills

Campaigning to Save the Togo Slippery Frog and the Atewa Range Forest Reserve

On 29th May 2015, members of the SAVE THE FROGS! UCAES Chapter will organise a mega Save The Frogs Day, the world’s largest day of amphibian education and conservation action, within the home of the Togo Slippery Frog (Conraua derooi), the Atewa Range Forest Reserve. Celebrating under the theme; “Saving the Iconic Togo Slippery Frog … Continue reading Campaigning to Save the Togo Slippery Frog and the Atewa Range Forest Reserve

SAVE THE FROGS! Ghana to represent CONAMA at Atewa

SAVE THE FROGS! Ghana’s Associate Executive Director, Sandra Owusu-Gyamfi has been selected to represent the Coalition of NGOs Against Mining in Atewa (CONAMA) within the Atewa District. She will work together with A ROCHA Ghana’s representatives to assess and report on progress work in promoting Atewa Range Forest Reserve as an area for: • The … Continue reading SAVE THE FROGS! Ghana to represent CONAMA at Atewa

Conference to protect Ghana’s Atewa Hills Forest Reserve

On 18th and 19th November 2013, the Coalition of NGOs against the Mining of Atewa (CONAMA) will hold an international summit on Atewa at the Coconut Grove Hotel, Accra. The summit will be on the theme “Atewa Forest, a Heritage at a Crossroad. What Future?” In collaboration with international conservation groups such as IUCN, A … Continue reading Conference to protect Ghana’s Atewa Hills Forest Reserve

SAVE THE FROGS! Ghana Speaking On Television About The Atewa Forest

Tomorrow at 6:30 GMT, SAVE THE FROGS! Ghana Executive Director Gilbert Adum and Jacqueline Kumadoh of A Rocha Ghana will be featured live on Ghana’s TV3 New Day about the need to protect the Atewa Forest from mining. Gilbert and Jacqueline are representing the Coalition of NGOs Against Mining in Atewa (CONAMA). The TV programme … Continue reading SAVE THE FROGS! Ghana Speaking On Television About The Atewa Forest