At the time the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA) and other stakeholders are doing their best to reafforest
Kumasi, the Prisons and Police services, backed by the Forestry Commission, are also thwarting the efforts by felling trees in the Garden City.
(19) Furthermore, the Act to reafforest
(return to forest law) Needwood in 1696 stipulated that the forest should not be alienated again without the consent of Parliament, indicating the House of Commons' further commitment to upholding management practices and the good stewardship of the royal forests in the seventeenth century.
The picture editors clearly had a field day, for here, collated from the world's biggest picture agencies are, to pick a selection at random, a water tanker under siege in the back streets of Mumbai, a ship on the dried-up bed of the Aral Sea, an ancient water wheel in Syria, workers cleaning out the sewers of Lagos, Bolivians protesting against the privatisation of their water supplies, Haitian children watering a nursery set up to reafforest
their desertified country, a crowd collecting water from a well in Gujarat, India (above), and a city being dynamited to make way for the Three Gorges reservoir in southern China.