Mim, a city in the tropical rainforest

Mim is located in Brong-Ahafo, one of the poorest regions of Ghana. The city is surrounded by rainforest. We estimate that the city has 20,000 – 30,000 inhabitants; there are no current figures. Our academy is located on the certified organic plantation of Mim Cashew & Agriculture Products Limited – one of the very few employers in the region. (Find out more via Google: WC3H+MF Mim, Ghana)

Mim is located in the tropical rainforest in the region called Brong Ahafo.

The average age in Ghana is significantly younger than in western countries. In 2016, 48.7%* of the Ghanaian population were under the age of 20. In a city like Mim, this comes to about 10,000 school-age children and adolescents.


Ghana is a West African state with 29 million inhabitants. The south of Ghana lies on the Gulf of Guinea, the north reaches almost to the Sahara. The climate is tropical with heavy rains from June to November. In December the weather changes to “Harmattan”, the dry period. The capital is Accra; another megacity is Kumasi. Mim is about 4 hours by car from Kumasi and 9 hours from Accra.

Ghana Greentech Academy
P.O. Box 51, Mim,
Brong Ahafo, Ghana
Tel: +233 545 59 06 31

Ghana Greentech Academy
Förderverein e.V.
Hardtbergweg 16
61476 Kronberg, Germany
Tel: +233 557 05 52 09

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