On October 12-14 2021, the Swiss Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN) and the Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation of the Republic of Ghana co-hosted the World Resources Forum 2021. WRF’21 took place as a hybrid event, with two local hubs in Accra and Zurich, and a three days of online sessions.
WRF’21 acted as an interactive platform for sharing and discussing the latest research, policies and practices in the field. With over 40% of total participants from Africa, the Forum put the challenges and solutions for sustainable resource use in Africa at the core of an international debate.
Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation of the Republic of Ghana Swiss Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN) Co-Hosts
In partnership with Switzerland and Ghana
WRF'21 Conference in Numbers
Topics we have covered
Primary Resources: fair resource extraction for a prosperous future
Secondary Resources: from waste to resources for development
Circular Economy: designing systems for circular resources
Key Takeaways from the Conference
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