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Kenya coffee farmers to access revolving fund in 3 weeks

Kenya will start advancing to small-scale farmers directly, the three billion shillings (about 30 million U.S. dollars) Cherry Advance Revolving Fund in March, officials...

CSOs in Ghana strengthen partnerships to support SDG7

The Alliance of Civil Society Organisations for Clean Energy Access (ACCESS), a global coalition, has partnered Hivos, to engage Ghanaian CSOs in Accra,...

Kenya to facilitate SMEs to access international markets

Kenya plans to facilitate small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to access international markets, a government official said on Friday. Francis Owino, Principal...

Women should be given access to credit

Women need to be aided with unimpeded access to credit facilities, to drive their entrepreneurial skills and successfully operate their own businesses, Ms. Ivanka...

Gavin Newsom signs law expanding access to HIV prevention drugs

Governor Gavin Newsom has signed into law legislation that expands access to HIV medication in California, making it the first state to offer pre-exposure...

Ghanaian students urged to access education opportunities in the US

Students in Ghana have been urged to access opportunities for higher education in the United States of America (USA). "Stay in touch with the US...
Sustainable Development Goal Sdgs

SDGs Sub-Platform Coalition Campaigns for Universal health Coverage

The Sustainable Development Goal (SDGs) Sub-platform Coalition on ensuring healthy lives and wellbeing has urged the Government to ensure that no one was left...
Financing Agriculture

Stakeholders Debate on Agriculture Sector Funding

Stakeholders in Ghana’s agricultural sector on Thursday, converged at a forum in Accra, to brainstorm on the best ways to access funding from financial...
sanitary pads

Only 17 percent of rural women, girls in Namibia have access to improved sanitation...

Only 17 percent of women and girls living in rural areas in Namibia have access to improved sanitation facilities, Minister of Gender Equality and...
Central Bank of Nigeria

Nigeria blocks textile importers’ access to foreign exchange

Nigeria's apex bank on Tuesday said it has blocked access to foreign exchange for importers of all forms of textile materials and that the...

Brong-Ahafo: Access to Water Improves

Access to potable drinking water has improved tremendously in the Brong-Ahafo Region, Mr Evans Opoku-Bobie, the Brong-Ahafo Regional Minister has stated. He stated that rural...
climate change

African Countries need the correct climate information to buttress for development

Collaboration among key stakeholders in the climate information services value chain is crucial for Africa to achieve its development agenda, African experts said on...
traffic kejetia

Kejetia’s Access Roads Opens to Pre-test Human Traffic

The Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA) has for the first time opened all access roads leading to the Kejetia area since the first phase of...

Every Ghanaian Child Must Have Access to Education

Dr. Kwabena Osei Adutwum, Deputy Minister of Education, has underlined the government’s determination to go to every length to ensure that all Ghanaian children...

Kenya reduces consultation fees to boost access to healthcare

Kenya on Tuesday announced a 20 percent reduction on consultation fees charged by doctors and dentists in a bid to expand access to quality...
Global human rights

EU extends grant to Zimbabwe to promote human rights, access to justice

The European Union (EU) on Wednesday extended a 5.8 million U.S. dollars grant to Zimbabwe to support the promotion of human rights, access to...

ECOWAS to structure framework on Access to Justice

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Commission is in the process of developing a regional framework on Access to Justice and rule...
foreign investment

China to introduce new policies to ease access to foreign investment

China will roll out an array of new policies recently to create a fairer, more transparent and easier investment environment for foreign investors, a...
5th Annual SEforALL Africa Workshop

5th Annual SeforAll Africa Workshop will look at Funding for energy access

Back-to-back with the SEforALL Global Forum held in Lisbon recently, the SEforALL Africa Hub held its Fifth Annual Africa Workshop under the headline “Financing...

Ghana must address inequalities in water access

Ms Yvonne Kafui Nyaku, Communication and Campaign Officer of Water Aid Ghana has noted that most rural communities have no access to clean and...
Bosch campaign

Bosch campaign on power tools begins

Bosch Power Tools Ghana is to launch the “Pay Small Small” campaign to enable artisans to acquire power tools through mobile payment platforms. The campaign,...

USAID supports Ghana in finding alternative forms of financing

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), through the U.S government’s feed the future financing Ghanaian agriculture project 9USAID FinGAP) and the Ghana...
EU bank

EU bank Announces New Financing for Africa’s Off-grid Solar Systems

EU bank announces new financing to strengthen access to energy in Africa via the development of off-grid solar systems Today, Vice-President of the European Investment...

Report shows merely 27% of Ghanaians have potable water access

Only 27 per cent of Ghanaians have access to safe and potable water, a 2017 joint monitoring programme report has revealed. According to the report...

Cuban to start enjoying Internet access this 2018

Cuba's state telecommunications company Etecsa announced it will provide internet service through mobile phones starting next year, local media reported on Saturday. In an interview...

UNAIDS Says Men Are Less Likely to Access HIV Treatment

New report from UNAIDS shows the blind spot in reaching men with HIV services On World AIDS Day, UNAIDS has released a new report showing...

National Best Farmer recieves US$100,000

Fifty (50)-year Philip Kwaku Agyemang from the Dormaa West District in the Brong-Ahafo Region, has been adjudged the National Best Farmer for the year. For...

SMEs urged to be innovative and creative

The Ghana Micro and Small Business summit has been held with a call on entrepreneurs in the Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) sector to...

20 farmers honored for outstanding contribution

Twenty-one (21) farmers in the Kumasi Metropolis have been honored with prizes for outstanding contribution to the growth of agriculture in the metropolis. They received...
off-grid energy

Least Developed Countries Relies on Modern Energy

Expanding access to adequate, reliable and affordable sources of modern energy is essential if the world’s poorest nations are to escape the poverty trap,...