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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. ...

Financial literacy campaign launched

JA Africa, Fidelity Bank, GIZ, and Prudential launched a financial literacy campaign at Christ the King International School, Accra. The theme of the campaign,...

Nana Kobina Nketsia V lauds GIZ

Kwabena Adu Koranteng The paramount Chief of Esikado Traditional area, Nana Kobina Nketsia V, has commended The German Technical Cooperation (Deutsche Gesellschaft f?r International Zusammenarbeit...

Stakeholder engagement key to Ghana?s oil management – Gatsi

A financial expert Saturday said here a vibrant stakeholder engagement was key in the management of the oil and gas resource in the country. Dr....
Entrepreneurship Development Programme

Regional bloc and German company in new drive to empower young entrepreneurs

The East African Community's secretariat has teamed up with German International Cooperation (GIZ) in a new drive towards empowering small traders, young entrepreneurs and...

Burundi, Tanzania discuss border demarcation to meet AU deadline

Members of the joint commission in charge of border demarcation between Burundi and Tanzania met Monday in Burundian capital Bujumbura to expedite the border...
Journalist

Journalists urged to engage stakeholders in the extractive sector deeply

By Francis Tandoh A Senior Officer of the Extractive Resource Governance Unit at the German Development Cooperation (GIZ) Friday urged journalists to engage stakeholders...
Oil rig at sea

Ghana Is Beginning To suffer The Resource Curse – PIAC

By Francis Tandoh & Roger A. Agana Ghana is said to be beginning to suffer the resource curse four years into the production of oil...
GIZ

GIZ advises MMDAs to review its 6 month project duration

Metropolitan, Municipal and District assemblies have been advised to take a critical look at the six months? project defects liability period and revise it...
National Health Insurance Scheme team registering participants

Residents of Adabraka treated to free health screening

Residents of Adabraka and its environs have been treated to a free health screening exercise, organised by Accra Brewery in partnership with Graphic and...

People of Upper West asked to work harder

Alhaji Amidu Sulemana, Upper West Regional Minister, has asked people in the Region to work harder and improve the poverty and low educational levels...

Corruption stinks at Upper West MMDAs

Parliament?s Public Accounts Committee has labeled the Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies ?(MMDAs) in the?Upper West Region as the most fraudulent, after concluding meetings...
Journalists

Independent media linked to quality of reportage

?The quality of reportage in African can only be universal and sustainable when journalists and media houses on the continent are independent economically and...

KAIPTC adds gender perspectives its activities

The Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC) has launched a Gender Policy and Strategy to help ensure that its workers or beneficiaries of...
IFEJ Ghana

Ten IFEJ members on duty tour to Tanzania

Ten journalists from both the private and state media on Friday embarked on a five-day duty tour to Tanzania. The programme organised by the Institute...
Pharmaceutical

Pharmaceutical Society Strengthen To Import High Quality Medicine

The German Cooperation of Ghana has organised a workshop to adequately prepare stakeholders in the pharmaceutical industry on the modalities to fight substandard and...
greater-flamingo

IFEJ Flamingo Awards for Business and Financial Journalism 2014

Call for Entry August 14, 2014, Accra? the Institute of Financial and Economic Journalists, IFEJ would like to invite entries from fully subscribed members for...

Prioritize Capital Projects, CSOs Advises Government.

Civil societies at a day?s round table discussion have once again renewed the appealed to Government to carefully select key projects that can be...

PAC Receives Support From USAID & GIZ

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Deutsche Gesellschaft f?r Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH are jointly supporting the Public Accounts Committee...
Johannesburg

Prestea and Johannesburg, What Do They Have In Common?

Boadu Mensah is a thirty four (34) year old businessman who comes from Begoro in the Ashanti region of Ghana. He tells me that he...

Promote Transparency In Corporate Social Responsibility-GIZ/SECO

A three-day workshop for 35 journalists drawn from both print and electronic media countrywide has ended with call on reporters not only to deepen...
oil and gas industry

Social Investments is not CSR extractives reminded

Time has come for media practioners especially those in the extractive industry to redirect their efforts towards finding out what and how companies in...
VAT

Remove VAT On Exploration-Chamber Of Mines

The Ghana Chamber of Mines is advocating for the removal of the Value Added Tax (VAT)? on exploration by its members in the extractive...

Vested interests drown TOR-Amin Adam

The Tema Oil Refinery (TOR) is still struggling to raise enough money to renew their plant and buy crude oil because of vested interests. In...

IFEJ and GIZ trains journalists on transparency initiative

Journalists from selected media houses in Ghana are currently receiving training in good governance in the extractive sector. The three-day workshop which is being held...

2013 Summer School on Governance of Oil, Gas and Mining Revenues Opens in Accra

Penplusbytes? partner in strengthening media oversight of the extractive sectors,Revenue Watch Institute, through its Regional Extractive Industries Knowledge (REIK) Hub is hosting the fourth...

Workshop for Citrus Farmers ends in Accra

A four-day workshop designed for over 50 citrus farmers and staff of the Ministry of Food and Agriculture to empower them in citrus production...

Ghana,Israel,Germany Collaborate to Train Citrus Farmers in Ghana

-Over 100 ?participants selected across the country to benefit from Ghana-Israel-Germany trilateral cooperation on Agriculture Over 100 citrus producing farmers, processors and MoFA extension agents...