Instructor: Dr. Edith Tetteh
Project: Waste Management
A multi-dimensional project, this will offer an opportunity for the student to explore various waste management issues within Accra. The student will have the option to choose between focusing their studies on one or several of the following: urban slums, food hygiene, rodent control, housing and overcrowding issues, water supply and drainage patterns, as well as the conditions of toilet facilities. The student will work with all 6 sub-metropolitan districts, directors, and waste management departments in Accra. Extracting the prevalence of health education within each district, the student will conduct several different forms of research, including interviews and case studies.
Among several other questions, the following could be explored: