The Dormaa Municipal is located at the Western part of the Brong Ahafo Region. It lies within longitudes 3o West and 3o 30’ West and latitudes 7o North and 7o 30’ North. (Figure1). Jaman and Berekum Municipal bound the district on the north, on the east by the Sunyani Municipal, in the South and southeast by Asunafo and Asutifi Districts respectively, in the southwest by Western Region and in the West and northwest by la Cote d’Ivoire (see Figure 2). The Municipal Capital is Dormaa Ahenkro, located about 80 kilometres west of the regional capital, Sunyani.
The Chief Executive Officer of Global Media Foundation, a human right non-governmental organization, Raphael Godlove Ahenu, has urged religious bodies to establish tree plantations to help save the environment.