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Economics Project Leap

LEAP Beneficiaries Empowerment Project Begins

A project to economically empower beneficiaries of the Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP) programme by putting them into commercial activities thereby enabling them to...
Right to Information (RTI)

Civil Society Organisation demands fast action on RTI regulations

Civil Society Organisations have called on government to quickly work on the regulations that would govern the implementation of the Right to Information law This...
Corruption Campaign

We will Tackle Corruption from All Angles – Minister

The Upper East Regional Minister, Madam Paulina Patience Abayage, has said government is determined to reduce corruption to the barest minimum by harnessing and...
CSOs

CSOs Cannot Handle Issues of Social Accountability Alone

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) has called on Ghanaian citizens to take keen interest in issues of social accountability and not leave...

Faith Based Organisations Launch Gender Injustice Programme

Scores of Faith Based Organisations (FBO) in collaboration with Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) on Tuesday launched the Ghana Chapter of “Side by Side” association,...
Social CSOs Discussion

Ghana’s Domestic Violence Act Must Work Again – CSOs

Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) have been urged to re-energise the efforts they put into getting the Domestic Violence Act passed by ensuring it becomes...
EU Support

EU Earmarks €147 Million to Boost Agriculture in Northern Ghana

The European Union, as part of its partnership with the Ministry of Food and Agriculture, is finalising a 147 million-Euro intervention to revolutionarise agriculture...
Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

Ghana’s Commission of Inquiry Needs More Time

Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) have urged the President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to extend the time frame of the Commission of Enquiry to enable...
CSOs

Prospective CSOs Attend AfriYAN’s Grants Information propagation workshop

The African Youth and Adolescents’ Network on Population and Development (AfriYAN) Ghana, has organised a dissemination workshop to provide Sexual and Reproductive Health (SRH)...
CSOs

CSOs attend workshop on information dissemination

The African Youth and Adolescents’ Network on Population and Development (AfriYAN) Ghana, has organised a dissemination workshop to provide Sexual and Reproductive Health focused...
CSOs

CSOs Advocate for Accurate Health Budget

Some Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) in the north have called on the government to ensure that budgetary allocations to the health sector are realistic...

Fight Against Corruption: GII Unhappy with the Killing of Ahmed Hussein-Suale

The news of the murder of Ahmed Hussein-Suale, a known Investigative Journalist with Anas’ Tiger-Eye PI has been received by the Ghana Integrity Initiative...
CSOs

GJA-STAR Ghana Partner up for all-inclusive governance

The role of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) including the media is critical to effective economic governance at the national and sub-national levels. Understanding issues CSOs and...
CSOs

Committee and CSOs hold meeting on Witness protection Bill

The Parliamentary Select Committee on Legal, Constitutional and Parliamentary Affairs has held a technical meeting, in Accra, with Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) to discuss...
African Union headquarters

African governments to must do more on Corruption

As African marks AU Day on May 25, 157 Civil Society Organisations are calling African government institute measures end to corruption. We here by...
Corruption

AU Day: African Leaders Must Lead Corruption Fight

Mrs Mary Addah, the Programmes Manager of the Ghana Integrity Initiative, the local chapter of the Transparency International, has entreated African leaders to show...
CSOs

Government urged to look closely at alcohol industry

Civil society organisations (CSOs) have urged the government to be cautious of promises by alcohol industry of protecting the health and safety of consumers. They...

Governments decentralisation gets boost from Network

A network aimed at facilitating active engagements between citizens and governments to deepen decentralisation and enhance social accountability at national and local levels has...
Corruption

Citizens who report on corruption in Ghana will be rewarded

Mr Abdul-Kudus Hussein, Communication Officer of the Ghana Anti-corruption Coalition (GACC) has indicated that mechanisms would be put in place to reward citizens who...
World Vision

World Vision International supports schools in Garu-Tempane

World Vision International (WVI) has supported 10 basic schools at Kpikpira, in the Garu-Tempane District of the Upper East Region with hand washing materials...
extractive sector

Stakeholders in mining encouraged to work together

Madam Hannah Owusu-Koranteng, the Associate Executive Director of the Wassa Association of Communities Affected by Mining (WACAM) has urged the government to domesticate the...

Gov’t Of Ghana urged to establish Sanitation Fund

The Alliance for WASH Advocacy (A4WA), a Coalition of civil society organisations (CSOs) and networks, has urged Government to establish a Sanitation Fund to...
agriculture

Stakeholders discuss women’s participation in agriculture

The Network for Women’s Rights in Ghana (NETRIGHT) with support from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), through Feed the Future’s Agriculture...
NHIS

Send Ghana request plan for NHIS re-imbursement

Send Ghana, a policy research and advocacy non-governmental organisation, has asked government to develop financial sustainability plan to manage the National Health Insurance Scheme...

Stakeholders deliberate on sustainable development of Africa

The maiden International conference of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) of the Valley View University (VVU) opened in Accra on Wednesday. The...
Deputy Minister of Tourism Dzifa Gomashie speaking at the Expo

Values for Life wish African children happy Universal Children’s Day

Management of Values for Life-Ghana, (VFL), an NGO, has wished all Children in Africa, especially Ghanaian children, a happy Universal Children’s Day. The United Nations...
Global human rights

POS Foundation Joins Gov’t To Improve Human Rights

Mr Jonathan Osei Owusu, the Executive Director, POS Foundation, has said Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) would strengthen their partnership with the Government to improve...
EOCO

EOCO to Partner Special Prosecutor in the discharge of their duties

The Economic and Organised Crime Organisation (EOCO) has stated that it intends to collaborate with the Office of the Special Prosecutor to carry out...

CSO expresses positive engagement with governments

Representatives of civil society organisations (CSOs) in Ghana said they have had positive engagements with both past and present governments. According to them government recognises...

NGGA optimistic its projects would turn agriculture fortunes in Northern Ghana

The Upper East Regional Coordinating Council (UERCC) has expressed optimism that the Northern Ghana Governance Activity (NGGA) Projects being implemented in the Northern, Upper...