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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...
water

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...
shs

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...
healthcare

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

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...
water

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

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...
water

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...
Mobile

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...
HIV-and-AIDS

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...
farmers

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,...
library

Students In 3 regions benefit from free computer training

Four thousand, nine hundred and forty-six (4,946) school children in eight districts of the Ashanti, Western and the Brong-Ahafo Regions, have benefited from free...

PPP Determine To win Assin North Parliamentary seat

With more than three years to the 2020 polls, the Progressive People's Party (PPP), has expressed its unwavering determination to convincingly win the Assin...
President Akufo-Addo delivering a speech at the graduation ceremony

Ghanaian president advocates access to education for refugees

Ghanaian President Nana Akufo-Addo has called for the empowerment of refugees and other marginalized populations to gain access to education to attain the Sustainable...
agriculture

Agriculture In Ghana Vulnerable To Climate Change

Mr Kingsley Kwako Amoako, Head of Environment and Climate Unit at the Ministry of Food and Agriculture has said Ghana needs to embrace global...
All Africa Students Union (AASU)

The International Student Day Slated for Nov, 17

In exactly 7 Days all students across the world will be observing the International Students Day. Since the declaration of November 17 as International Students...
water

DEC Urge Assembly Members To Promote Grassroot Participation

Mr Wilson Arthur, The District Chief Executives of Wassa East, has urged members of the Assembly to make it a habit to meet with...