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Technical and Vocational Education and Training (COTVET)

Stakeholders Deliberate on Ghana’s Vocational Training

The British Council and the German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ) has engaged stakeholders to discuss the Vocational Educational Training (VET) Toolbox project for...
Kaiptc Gender

KAIPTC and GIZ Commended for Promoting Women Empowerment

Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh, the Education Minister has lauded the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC) and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit...
local garment

GIZ Collaborates with Private Sector to Promote Local Wax Clothes

A development partnership aimed at building and sharpening the vocational skills for managers and workers to drive Ghana’s apparel manufacturing sector was launched in...
entrepreneur

BAC Mobilises Youth for Entrepreneurship Training

The Sekyere East District Directorate of the Business Advisory Centre (BAC) has begun the registration of the youth in the area for entrepreneurship and...
Kwasi Boateng Adjei

District Assemblies equipped to boost revenue mobilisation

The Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development (MLGRD) with the GIZ, is rolling out a number of programmes to assist district assemblies to...

Tractor Services On Credit For Small Holder Farmers

As part of efforts to achieve the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through agribusiness, Ms Catherine Akpaloo, Co-founder of Tractor Services on Credit...
Solar

Solar irrigation, the way to go for Ghana – expert

For Ghana’s vision of an all-year round agriculture production to take root, solar irrigation is the way to go, an expert has said. Gideon Plange,...

Afrobarometer defies all odds to conduct 50,000 interviews in 34 countries.

Afrobarometer has chalked another by completing more than 50,000 interviews in 34 countries as means of wrapping up data collection for its seventh pan-African...

Ghana Drops From 108th to 120th According To WB Global Index.

Mr Anthony Nyame-Baafi, Director of Multilateral, Regional and Bilateral Trade at the Ministry of Trade and Industry and also the Chairman of National Committee...

Kenya launches project to improve technical jobs search

Kenya's industrialists and a German firm on Wednesday launched a Technical and Vocational Education and Training project aimed at providing technical jobs and economic...
cashew

Ghana’s Cashew Export Hits US$197 Million

Ghana’s cashew sector is now the leading agricultural non-traditional export, with a total amount of $197 million worth of export revenue in 2016, representing...
GIZ Presentation

GIZ supports COCOBOD with Mini Projectors

Management of GIZ on Thursday presented 25 pieces of mini projectors to COCOBOD under the Cocoa Health and Extension Division to educate farmers on...
GIZ

GIZ Championing Women Empowerment In Ghana

Globally every year on the 8th of March, International Women’s day is commemorated to support the movement of women’s right. The Agenda 2030, the...
NADMO

GIZ, NADMO pilot risk reduction instrument for farmers

GIZ, a German Development Agency, in partnership with the National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO), has rolled out a programme on preventive and risk reduction...
CSR Secretariat

GIZ Assists MoTI With A CSR Secretariat At The Ministry

In a statement read on behalf of the Minister of Trade and Industry, John Alan K. Kyeremanten, the Chief Director of the Ministry, Mr....
GIZ

GIZ trains agricultural staff on pests and diseases control

The German International Co-operation (GIZ) has kicked started its first series of training aimed at building the capacities of regional and district staff of...
E-waste

German Govt supports E-waste initiative with 15 million EUR

The Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation (MESTI) supported by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH has held the inception technical...

EU and Germany support vocational training in Ghana

The European Union (EU) and Germany have joined their efforts to support skills development for the youth in Ghana. A ceremony was, subsequently, held on...

SAP Rural Sourcing Management Solution Launched

SAP has announced the launch of its SAP Rural Sourcing Management solution connecting smallholder farmers and suppliers in rural areas with the supply...

GIZ Builds Capacity Of Parliamentary Press Corps

The Public Accounts Committee of Parliament would hold public hearing from next Tuesday to Friday to consider financial infractions against the Bank of Ghana,...
ECOWAS

ECOWAS Committed To Improving Election Observation Missions

Economic Community of West African States(ECOWAS) is working with development partners to improve the integrity of its Long-term Election Observation Missions as an effective...
GIZ

GIZ and NMSI advocate “Prevention is better than Cure”

The programme dubbed," Prevention is better than cure" ,which begun in April 2015, has an objective of intergrating preventive measures in the service packages...

Corrupt oil managers stalling socio-economic development

Mr. Henri Gehauer, the Team Leader of Good Finance Governance Programme at GIZ, said bad governance and corruption on the part of the managers...

GIZ impacts on the lives of many workers across Ghana

Every year on the 1st of May, people all over the world celebrate Labour Day to reflect on the challenges of workers and to...
FPSO Kwame Nkrumah

Dumsor Returns AS FPSO Recovery is Unknown

It appears the return of the frequent power outages in many parts of the country may last longer as Ghana’s first Floating Production Storage...
IFEJ-Flamingo Awards

Six journalists shortlisted for IFEJ-Flamingo Awards 2015

The Jury for the IFEJ-Flamingo 2015 Awards for Business and Financial Journalism has shortlisted six financial journalists for various categories of awards. The chair of...
Oil

Ghana losses over US 6 billion oil revenue

However, it is to the contrary, with gnashing of the teeth, prayers to God to save them and the cedi reportedly besieged by...
Dr. Juliette Twumasi-Anokye

Answerability is the ultimate in accountability-Dr. Juliette Twumasi-Anokye

She asked of what benefit that huge information will be, if it does not make duty bearers accountable and punitive measures imposed on them...
Dr. Mohammed Amin Adam

African civil society must push for reforms in extractive sector – Expert

By Francis Tandoh An energy expert has asked civil society groups in Africa to push for reforms in the extractive sector for the benefit of...

Nigeria calls for enabling environment for renewable energy use

Nigeria has called for an enabling environment to tackle the challenges of providing renewable energy and achieving energy efficiency in buildings. ...