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Ghana - Additional Financing for eGhana Project : environmental and social management framework (English)

The objective of the Additional Financing for eGhana Project is to assist the Republic of Ghana to generate growth and employment by leveraging information and communication technology (ICT) and public-private partnerships to: i) develop the income tax (IT) enabled services industry, and ii) contribute to improved efficiency and transparency of selected government functions through e-government applications. Negative measures include: soil erosion, loss of vegetation, noise pollution, waste management, geology, and waste management. Mitigation measures include: a) stockpiling of dust producing building materials such as sand or cement in low enclosures; b) demolition debris shall be kept in a controlled area and sprayed with water to reduce debris dust; c) washings from concrete mixers, paint or paint utensils will not be allowed to flow into any drain or watercourse; d) proper collection and disposal of construction spoils and solid waste at designated landfill sites; and e) provision of silencers and mufflers for machineries where possible.


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    Ghana - Additional Financing for eGhana Project : environmental and social management framework

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Ghana - Additional Financing for eGhana Project : environmental and social management framework (English). Washington, D.C. : World Bank Group.