Enhancing Information Accessibility and Enterprise Development for Social and Business Participation in the Oil and Gas Industry:
About 60% of women and local people have access to information on oil and gas business opportunities.
Ghana National Canoe Fishermen's Council-W/R (GNCFC)
Promoting Fisher Folk's Voices for Sustainable Oil and Gas Development:
Enhanced participation of fisher folks (in the six coastal districts of western region) in the oil & gas governance through factual documentation of impacts on fisheries, and engagements with stakeholders for the development and implementation of adequate regulations/guidelines and supervisory systems for the protection of the marine environment and fishing livelihoods. 1. Improved documentation of actual impacts of oil and gas on fisheries livelihoods capturing impacts on both men and women fishers and dissemination of information to about 5000 fishers. 2. Enhanced participation of men and women fishers (in the six coastal districts of western region) in the oil & gas policy dialogue to ensure the development and implementation of adequate mitigation measures for the protection of fishing livelihoods for both men and women fishers.
Integrated Action of Development Initiatives (IADI)
Addresing Negative Impacts of Oil and Gas Exploration on Fishing Activities in the Shama District Through Development of Stakeholder Fora:
Improved fishing in the three major fishing communities in the Shama District (Shama, Abuesi and Aboadze) so as to improve the standard of living of the fisher folks in the area. 1. Fishing activities carried out smoothly without much hindrance from the oil and gas vessels in the three major fishing communities in the Shama district.
Platform for Coastal Communities in Western Region (PCC)
Empowering Citizens to Monitor and Assess the Impact of the Annual Budget Funding Amount on Local Communities in the Western Region:
Enhanced participation of citizens (in the six coastal districts of western region) in petroleum revenue management. 1. Increased capacity of citizens to assess the impact of the Annual Budget Funding and influence petroleum revenue spending priorities.