Photo-novel as a means of public education on environmental pollution

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This project seeks to identify the insanitary conditions and areas existing in the Kumasi metropolis. Very unfortunately, inspite of the series of health programme in the form of seminars, relies, G.B.C., T.V. and daily Newspaper publication, inhabitants in Kumasi seems not to be the least aware of the environment hazards within the metropolis. Through readings of related literature, personal interviews and visits to affected areas, the situation is brought to reality through photographs. The scope this project covers includes water and air pollution at the Central Market, Ayigya Junction near U.S.T., Ahinsan, Anloga, Mayanka and Sofo line, all within the Kumasi Metropolis. The report is presented in four chapters. Chapter one is related literature. Chapter two: pollution in Kumasi metropolis. Chapter three, Analytical study of some selected polluted areas within Kumasi metropolis and chapter four is summary, conclusion and recommendation. It is the fervent hope of the author that this report will go a long way to solve the insanitary conditions in the Kumasi metropolis.
A thesis submitted to the Board of Postgraduate Studies, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the award of Postgraduate Diploma in Art Education, 1991