27.6 C
Saturday, February 29, 2020
Home Tags Civil society organizations

Tag: civil society organizations

NiPDA seeks active community participation in development.

The Ningo Prampram District Assembly (NiPDA) has organized a social auditing exercise to assess various projects undertaken by the assembly as part of popular...

Stakeholders in Ashanti discuss ways to sustain immunization funding

A roundtable discussion has been held in Kumasi by key stakeholders and civil society organizations (CSOs) in health...

TVET, a sure way to curb graduate unemployment – GNECC

The Ghana National Education Campaign Coalition (GNECC) on Friday said Technical and Vocational Education Training (TVET) should be fully adapted to help bring...
street protest over new voters' register

Political parties, CSOs stage second street protest against proposed new voters roll in Ghana

The political parties and civil society organizations (CSOs) opposed to the compilation of a new voters' register ahead of Ghana's December elections have staged...

MDAs urged to use household register for research and planning

Madam Cynthia Mamle Morrison, the Minister of Gender and Social Protection, has urged Municipal and District Assemblies (MDAs) in Upper East Region to use...
Voters' register

Seek peace and harmony in voters’ register saga

The Ghana Federation of Labour (GFL) has appealed to political parties and other stakeholders to seek the nation's peace and harmony in...

Government urged to create immunization sustainability fund

Civil Society Organizations (CSO) in Volta Region have called on government to create an immunization sustainability fund. They said such a fund would help...

Sekyere East scores 64 per cent in GSAM performance audit

The Sekyere East District Assembly in the Ashanti Region, scored 64 per cent in a performance audit conducted by the Ghana Audit Service (GAS),...

11 civil society organizations demand for tough action to deal with Zambia’s debt situation

Eleven civil society organizations on Monday called more proactive action from government in dealing with the debt problem which is seen as the major...

CDD-Ghana pushes for decentralization of health and education sectors

The Ghana Centre for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana) is advocating for the decentralization of the health and education sectors for improved service delivery. The Centre believes...

Nutrition and post-harvest losses sub-committee inaugurated in East Gonja

An 11-member Nutrition and Post-harvest losses sub-committee to support the implementation of policies on addressing issues of nutrition and post-harvest losses in the East...

CSOs urged to adhere to national guidelines on Comprehensive Sexuality Education

Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) implementing Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) programmes across the country have been called to strictly adhere to the approved guidelines to...
Ya Naa Abukari Mahama II

Ya-Naa advocates end to child marriages

The Ya-Na, Abubakari Mahama II, the Overlord of Dagbon has said he is committed to supporting government and Civil Society Organizations (CSOs)in the...

Tanzania warns CSOs against insulting government

Tanzanian Minister for Home Affairs Kangi Lugola on Thursday warned civil society organizations (CSOs) against insulting the government and misleading people. Speaking...

Open contracting : A catalyst to Africa’s development

The global training and engagement lead for Open Contracting Partnership (OCP), Mr. David Selassie Opoku, has disclosed that, government contracting is worth trillions of...
Meeting Gacc

GACC and Assemblies Sign Agreement to Promote Accountability

The Ghana Anti-Corruption Coalition (GACC)is taking steps to sign Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with 16 district and municipal assemblies to implement its Accountable Democratic...
agricultural productivity

MP Applauds Government’s Agricultural Programmes

Mr Kwame Asafu-Agyei, Chairman of Food, Agriculture and Cocoa Affairs Committee of Parliament has praised government’s flagship agriculture programme, Planning for Food and Jobs,...
csos input

CSOs Asked to Build Their Capacity

Mr Charles Ayueboro Adama, an Officer at the Policy, Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation of the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MOFA) on Monday called...
Smart-Tablet Healthcare

Healthcare Delivery Petty Corruption Report Unveiled

A coalition of Civil Society Organizations (CSO's) on Tuesday launched a report on Petty Corruption in Public Healthcare Delivery in the Northern, Upper West...

DCE for Biakoye Laments Over the Refusal of NGOs Operate in the District

Madam Comfort Attah, the District Chief Executive of Biakoye in the Volta Region has expressed worry at the reluctance of Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) and...
WASH Budget

Ghana risks missing SDG-6 targets due to low financing

Ghana stood the risk of missing out on the Sustainable Development Goal –Six (SDG-6 ) targets due to low financing for the sector, Civil...
GMO Crops

Civil groups reject plans to reintroduce genetically modified crops in Zambia

Thirty-one civil society organizations aligned to the agriculture sector on Thursday said they will fight all attempts to introduce genetically modified crops by authorities...

African gov’ts tasked to invest in the fight against Pneumonia

Civil society organizations from Africa and Haiti are asking their governments to step-up to eradicate Pneumonia since the disease accounts for 16% of all...
Consumer Confidence

Ghana’s economy still susceptible to shocks – experts

As Ghana prepares to wind up its thee year Extended Credit Facility fiscal support program with the International Monetary Fund (IMF), experts have been...

CSOs explore ways to synergize youth activities

Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) implementing youth-related interventions in the Northern Region have begun exploring ways to synergize their activities to ensure a coordinated effort...

EPA build capacity of Media and Civil Society Organization

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in collaboration with the Norwegian Environment Agency (NEA) on Wednesday organised a day’s sensitisation seminar to build the capacity...

Ghanaian students want MASTESS revived

The National Union of Ghana Students (NUGS) has appealed to government to revive the Mathematics, Science and Technology Scholarship Scheme (MASTESS) to ease pressure...
food aid

Scaling-up Evergreen Agriculture Project kicks off

A new Food Security and Climate Change Project, dubbed, “Scaling-up Evergreen Agriculture Project” is to kick start in the Bawku West, Garu and Mion...

Zambia police to probe fraud reports by civil society organizations of UK funds

Police in Zambia on Monday confirmed that a probe has been instituted into alleged fraud by some local civil society organizations on funds provided...

Stakeholders Want NYA Board Inaugurated

The Coalition of Civil Society Organizations in Youth Development in the Northern Region has appealed to the government to take immediate steps to inaugurate...