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Director Rallies Support for Women for Better National Development

Mr. Binado Tontie, the Brong-Ahafo Regional Director of ActionAid Ghana (AAG) has entreated the general public to support the effort of women and appreciate...
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ActionAid Ghana Constructs for Sagnarigu Community a Girls Model School

Sagnarigu Girls’ Model School has been inaugurated in the Sagnarigu Municipality of the Northern Region to help teenage mothers and other girls to further...
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Rigorous Laws Needed to End Violence Against Women – ActionAid

The ActionAid Ghana (AAG) has appealed to stakeholders to come out with policies and stringent legislations that could bring an end to all forms...
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Actionaid Ghana Swears in Anti-violence Team

Sixty-four community members in the Ga South Municipal Assembly have undergone a Community Based Anti-Violence Team(COMBAT) training with a charge on them to fight...
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ActionAid Ghana calls on Gov’t to allocate 20% of national budget to education

ActionAid Ghana (AAG) has launched a report on Tax, Education Privatisation and the Right to Education with a call on government to allocate sufficient...

NGGA holds consultations with stakeholders for the establishment of a Northern Ghana DAGI

The Northern Ghana Governance Activity (NGGA) is holding consultations with stakeholders on setting parameters for the establishment of a District Agriculture Governance Index (DAGI)...

ActionAid Ghana launches ”Africans Rising”

ActionAid Ghana has joined civil society movements, groups and organisations in Africa to launch a Pan-African movement dubbed: “Africans Rising,” in Ghana to encourage...

Action Aid Ghana sensitizes on negative effects of child marriage

ActionAid Ghana, a non-governmental organization, has organized a durbar at Bongo-Feo, in the Bongo District of the Upper East Region, to sensitize the people...

ActionAid-Ghana urges girls to resist early marriage

The ActionAid-Ghana, a non-governmental organization, has held a girls’ club fair for some selected schools with the call on the girls to resist early...
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USAID Contributes To Peace-Building In Ghana

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Northern Ghana Governance Activity has held a Conflict Management and Peace-building training for 50...

People Of Bimbilla Urged To Champion Peace

Factions in the Nanum squabble at Bimbilla in the Nanumba North District of the Northern Region have been advised to accept dialogue as the...

Dutch Foreign Affairs Ministry Support Project To Empower Women

About 6,000 rural women in eight districts in Ghana are to benefit from “women empowerment and rights project” to help reduce unpaid care work...

2 Men Arrested For Marrying Off Their Teenage Daughters

Police in Jirapa have arrested two men from Tampaala community in the Jirapa District of the Upper West Region, for abetting the marriage of...

Australian Commission Poised To Address Gender-based Violence

The forum was part of activities to commemorate the International Women’s Day - March 8, to celebrate the economic, political and social achievements of...
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Government Must Fund Women Empowerment

She said the UCW, which were the basic chores of women in every home in the country, needed to be recognised by government through...

CSOs Urged To Strengthen Educational Systems

She also called on civil society organizations to help strengthen the educational systems of the country as “education is the only tool for the...

ActionAid finds new strategy to fight FGM

The call comes as the world marks the International Day of Zero Tolerance for FGM on Saturday, on the theme "Achieving the new Global...
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What Does Closing Of Witches Camp Hold For Affected Women?

This question is meant for Actionaid Ghana particularly the Communications and Public Relations Manager, Benjamin Tawiah. Tawiah released a statement last month dismissing my objection...
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ActionAid message to government on International Women?s Day,

On the occasion of International Women?s Day, which fell on March 8, ActionAid Ghana, a civil society organization, has urged government and all stakeholders...
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59th Session of opens in Geneva

(By Francis Ameyibor, GNA Special Correspondent; Geneva, Switzerland) The 59th Session of the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) has...

ActionAid Ghana place priority on women?s issues

Madam Esther Boateng, Programmes Manager of ActionAid Ghana on Tuesday said the organisation would continue to place women?s issues as one of its top...

NGOs Educate Girls On Reproductive Health Issues

Some young girls in the Tamale Metropolis have been introduced to the offices of Planned Parenthood Association of Ghana (PPAG) and Marie Stoppes International...

GES asked to redefine girls role

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has been asked to redefine the role of girls education co-ordinators to ensure that girls do not only go...
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Mrs. Amissah Arthur: S*x Before Marriage Is Evil

The Second Lady of Republic of Ghana? Her Excellency Mrs. Matilda Amissah - Arthur has admonished the youth to abstain from pre-marital sex in...
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Parents asked to prioritise girls? education

Mr Abdul Hannan Gundadow, Tamale Metropolitan Chief Executive (MCE) has appealed to parents in the Northern Region to put premium on girls? education for...

Address gender issues in smallholder agriculture

Smallholder women farmers in Ghana have one thing in common across all the ten regions: they have less access than men to productive resources...