About Us

AKO Foundation is a non-governmental think tank environmental organization based in Accra, Ghana focusing on environmental education and advocacy, chemical and waste management, youth in agribusiness and women in climate change.


What we do

Chemical and Waste

Environmental pollution is an undesirable change in the physical, chemical biological characteristics of the natural environment, which usually caused by man’s technological activities like deforestation.


Agribusiness Initiatives

We encourage the youth to pursue a career in agriculture and related sciences and its entrepreneurial excellence and rural development, through targeted training, education and support mechanisms.


SDG Youth Participation

Ako foundation serves as the Secretariat for the African Youth SDGs Achievers Awards identifying and honouring  individuals and institutions whose efforts are promoting youth inclusive governance and participation on the continent in the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).



Recent Projects

50,000 Seedlings Planting Project 2022

Trees are the main oxygen source of our Earth, by planting them we can reduce the CO2 level. According to science and research, forest reforestation is the number one answer for stopping global warming. That is why we need to take action now. It is time to Plant more Trees in our communities and in our schools. It was also about creating high Environmental concerns and awareness among members of our communities and the children in our schools.

Ako Eco Hive Club

Fostering climate collaboration in communities would achieve a maximum impact if the youths and schools are involved. It is of great importance we collaborate with the community through the Eco clubs in schools and colleges to create change by empowering students to participate and take up meaningful environmental activities and projects. This opportunity offer to students would influence, engage their parents and communities to promote climate resilient green economy.


Global Goals


Get Involved

Lead Poison Awareness Program

Tailored to educate the huge existing patronage of e-waste activities being done without proper precautions posing a threat to most ‘scraper dealers’ health life.


Think environment,Think network Series

This is a platform to ensure an effective partnership and networking for individuals and organisations who are passionate about the environment.


Eco Hive Clubs

Fostering change by empowering schools and students to participate and take up meaningful environmental activities and projects. for Sustainable development .


Leave No One Behind


31 Vitafoam plaza building, Amasaman,Ghana | (233) 203-005019