Reports say Newmont's operations is adversely affecting food productio

The Institute of Development Studies at the University of Cape Coast, in  collaboration with Wacam, a non-governmental organisation, have launched two reports on the adverse effects of the operations of ...

Wacam renews mining act amendment plea

Wacam, a non-governmental association,  has renewed calls for the amendment of the Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703) to cure deficiencies in the decade-old law.

According to WACAM, portions ...

Wacam Launches Proposed Minerals and Mining Bill.

A proposed Minerals and Mining Bill that addresses the challenges in the mining sector has been launched in Accra.

The bill seeks to fill the gaps in the current Minerals ...

Wacam's Women's Section Co-ordinator attends conference in Rome

Ms Joana Manu, the Co-ordinator of Wacam Women’s Section participated in a conference in Rome organised by the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace for communities affected by mining operations ...

Wacam staff participate in capaity development activities

As part of strengthening the capacity of Wacam’s staff on issues of natural resource and its exploitation, the programme officers had the opportunity of participating in a training programme on ...

Wacam Boss receives "Right the Wrong" Award

The Associate Executive Director of Wacam, Mrs Hannah Owusu-Koranteng has received the “Right the Wrong” Award from Oxfam America for promoting the leadership of women in communities affected by mining ...

Wacam Shares its Mining Advocacy with Jomoro Coconut Farmers Association at Tikobo number one

Wacam was invited to participate in the Annual General Meeting of Jomoro Coconut Farmer’s Association on the 25th September, 2015 at Tikobo Number One in the Western Region of Ghana. ...

Wacam gender activitist retains her seat as an assembly member with a wider margin

Joana Manu, a gender activist in Wacam, has retained her seat as assembly member for PresteaDumasi electoral area with an overwhelming margin of more than nine hundred votes. She won ...