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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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Brong-Ahafo’s Chapter of Activista Movement Launched

The Brong-Ahafo office of ActionAid Ghana on Thursday launched the regional chapter of the Activista Movement with a call on members to be great...

Akanpabadai calls on Gov’t to enforce Child rights laws

Mr Timothy A. Akanpabadai, the Regional Operations Manager of World Vision, has called on government to enforce child rights laws to protect children from...

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...
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ActionAid Ghana Holds Protest Walk Against Child Marriage

ActionAid Ghana has held the first ever protest walk dubbed: “End Child Marriage” with a call on stakeholders to support children, especially the girl-child,...
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ActionAid says young girls need to empowerment training

She said “empowering the girls with knowledge will assist them in taking proper decisions regarding their personal hygiene, reading habits, and other negative acts...
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ActionAid puts its 2nd phase of Adaklu project in motion

The project, captioned “POWER- Promoting Opportunities for Women Empowerment and Rights” has a five year life span with a 3.5 million euro funding from...
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Ghanaian kids asked to dream big

She said the only way young people could pursue their dreams and see them materialised is when they work hard towards it through studying...
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Workshop on child marriage campaign ends

They said the forums should be dramatised for the people to understand the consequences of the practice and also enable chiefs and opinion leaders...
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Action Aid conducts informs youth groups on child marriage

They were taken through topics like: What is Child Marriage, Who is a Child, and What are the Effects of Child Marriage. ...
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ActionAid Takes Steps To Empower Young Urban Women

Mr Sumaila Abdul-Rahman, Country Director of AAG, said the national platform, when created, would not only ensure a cordial movement among the YUW but...

Gender Ministry moves for peace in the world

The campaign, which is on the theme: “From Peace in the Home to Peace in the World: Make School Safe for All,” would also...
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Government loses USD $2.27 billion as tax incentive

Ghana loses a whopping $2.27 billion annually through corporate tax incentives, an amount which is three times the country's budget allocation to the Ministry...

Girls should fight for high positions in society

The 2015 Annual Northern Girls? Camp has ended in Tamale at the weekend with a call on female students not to be discouraged by...
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Gender Minister justifies Affirmative Action Law

Nana Oye Lithur, Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection, has justified the need for an affirmative action law to bridge the widening gender...
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Protect Ghanaian family values

A women?s rights activist has challenged Ghanaian women to defend and protect Ghanaian family values as their contribution to the building of a resilient...
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Link training with funding – Women Association pleads

Mrs Selina Avevor, Chairperson, Kpobiman Women?s Association, has called on women skill training providers, to provide loans as a launch pad for smooth career...
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Teenage pregnancy on the increase in Sissala

The Sissala East District Chief Executive, Mr. Johnson Juasuglo Sabur has expressed concern about the activities of young men in truncating the education of...
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ActionAid invests GHC35 million in Sissala

ActionAid Ghana, a human rights non-governmental organisation has invested GHC35 million in various projects in the Sissala East District alone during its 18 years...
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Government asked to close gap between cash resources and funding needs

Participants at a sensitisation tax justice workshop; says for Ghana to close the gap between cash resources and funding needs for services and infrastructure...
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Corporal Punishment must give way positive discipline

Madam Vera She, rpt She, Volta and Greater-Accra Regional Coordinator of Actionaid- Ghana, on Wednesday challenged teachers and parents to replace corporal punishment with...
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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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ActionAid commended for role in closing wtches camp in Ghana

The West Africa Network for Peacebuilding (WANEP), a leading Regional Peacebuilding organization has lauded ActionAid ? Ghana and the Ministry for Gender, Children and...
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G20’s commitment to food security appalling – Actionaid

By Samuel Hinneh An international development organisation, ActionAid has described the commitment of the group of twenty (G20) industrialised and emerging nations commitment on food...
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Actionaid condemns children’s right violation

Ms Dorothy Konadu, Programme Manager of Actionaid, has said increasing neglect of safety nets guaranteed under global declarations and continental conventions for the protection...
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Kpobiman gets resource and research facility

Actionaid Ghana, a development oriented charity, has built and furnished a state of the art resource and research facility to empower women at Kpobiman...

ActionAid Supports Deprived Schools In Upper East

Action Aid Ghana, a Non?Governmental Organization has presented furniture valued at GH?92,000 to some deprived schools in the Upper East Region. The furniture included 700...

Actionaid Donates To Hospitals To Fight Cholera

The President, John Dramani Mahama, last month taxed all Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDA's) to instil communal responsibility among residents by engaging them...
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Girls advised to aim high in education

Mrs Matilda Amissah-Arthur, wife of the Vice President; on Friday advised the youth, especially girls, to take their education serious and aspire to attain...