Ghana e-Waste – Agbogbloshie Market, Accra

The Agbogbloshie Recyclers Market located in central Accra, capital of Ghana, is infamous for breaking down and recycling mechanical parts, engines, household appliances, and electronic wastes. Hunter College of City University of New York, The Blacksmith Institute, GreenAd, and other NGOs together with several Ghanian Ministry’s (health, EPA) are devising interventions to improve the health and safety of workers and the community. March 2010