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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

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...
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...
Africa World Airlines

Ghana CSOs Group Condemns African World Airline for Discriminatory Conduct

Our attention has been drawn to the unfair treatment by the Africa World Airline Limited (AWA) of Ms. Rita Kriba who bought a ticket...
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...
CSOs

CSOs unhappy over Newmont Ahafo Mine accident

Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) operating within the Ahafo Mine catchment area of Newmont Ghana Gold Limited (NGGL) on Wednesday condemned the disaster that occurred...
CSOs

Environmental CSOs Rise Against Poland’s Protest at COP24

Civil society organisations (CSOs) and allies have expressed concern over the passage of a Bill in Poland that will prevent environmental rights defenders to...
CSOs

Nana Bediatuo Encourage CSO’s to Seek Results

Nana Asante Bediatuo , the Executive Secretary to the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has urged Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) to publicise their research...

Ghana plant breeders bill is poorly constructed

Representatives from various civil society organisations have re-iterated their call for a revision of the "UPOV-compliant" Plant Breeders Bill. They called for a "sui...
CSOs

S.P. Bill: CSOs Commends Ghana’s Parliament

The Coalition of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) have expressed appreciation to Ghana’s legislature for the speedy passage of the Special Prosecutor Bill. According to the...
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...
CSOs

CSOs Demand Accountability for Immunization

Sixteen Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) more than 10 African countries have launched ‘33 Days power up immunisation campaign” to hold governments accountable for the...
CSOs

Put Not The Prosecution Powers Into The Hands Of The AG – CSOs

There has been many arguments and controversies surrounding the 1992 Constitution, vesting powers to prosecute in the hands of the Attorney-General (A-G), and until...
CSOs

Every Government Must Be Held Accountable for Its Obligations

Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) have been asked to do more to hold governments accountable for international and national commitments they make. Ms. Aba Oppong, Chairperson...
CSOs

Government’s Preparedness To Support Build Vibrant CSOs For Advocacy

The voice for change partnership programme, is an evidence based advocacy programme that is implemented by the SNV in partnership with the international food...
CSOs

CSOs Urge AU Avert Violence Explosion in Togo

Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) in the Volta Region have called on the African Union (AU) and the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)...

MMDAs Urged to Use The Services of Professional Auditors

The Ghana’s Strengthening Accountability Mechanisms (GSAM), a project aimed at improving local government transparency and accountability, has urged the Municipal, Metropolitan and District Assemblies...
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...
Climate Change Financing

Climate Change Financing Workshop With CSOs Held In Accra

A workshop aimed at developing relevant social accountability plans, for monitoring and tracking Ghana’s climate change financing mechanisms and their related programmes in climate-sensitive...
Togo Protest

International CSOs Urged to Intervene In Togo’s Crisis

Mr Harrison Kofi Belley, a Governance Studies Lecturer, Evangelical Presbyterian University College (EPUC) in Ho, has called on international Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) to...
CSOs

CIKOD Seeks Stronger Collaborations Between CSOs, State Agencies

Mr Daniel Banuoku, Deputy Director, Center for Indigenous Knowledge and Organisational Development (CIKOD), has said there is the need for civil society to establish...

CSOs call for broad public consultation on OSP Bill

The Coalition of CSO has called on the Chairman of the Parliamentary Committee on Constitutional, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs to exercise discretion under the...
CSOs In Foster Care And Adoptions

Accra to Hold Inaugural Meeting For CSOs

The African Development Programme (ADP) in collaboration with Holt International Children’s Services, USA (HICS) have jointly organized a meeting for civil society organizations (CSOs)...

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...

Poor attitude of health professionals infringing on rights of patience – Mukaila

Mr Adamu Mukaila, Civil Society Advisor of SEND Ghana, has said that poor attitude of health professionals contributes to some patients being maltreated and...
sanitation

ASEMA, Kasoa residents find ways to tackle environmental sanitation

The Awutu-Senya East Municipal Assembly (ASEMA) and the citizens of Kasoa, one of the fastest growing towns in the Central Region, have resolved to...
police IGP interview

Latest on Sen. Goje’s raid by Police & Why NASS must engage CSO’s

Following the recent raid by the police on the residence of Senator Danjuma Goje, Senate Appropriation Chairman, The House of Representatives have resolved to...
polio

Gov’t Asked To Increase Domestic Funding For Immunisation

The Concern Health Education Project-Ghana has called on government to increase immunisation services in order to prevent children dying needlessly from vaccine preventable diseases...
sanitation

CBO’s Urged To Work Collectively With Gov’t

Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) have been urged to partner government for collective action towards achieving Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). A...

SEND-Ghana Creates Awareness On Master Plan

SEND-Ghana, a subsidiary of SEND Foundation of West Africa, has organised a sensitisation forum for civil society organisations (CSOs) and traditional leaders to create...

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