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Vice President Moslems

Zongo Development is here to give an all-inclusive governance

The Vice President , Dr Mahamadu Bawumia has explained that the establishment of the Zongo Development Fund(ZDF) was in line with the determination of...
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...
LEAP household beneficiaries receive payment

Government Prepares to Retire Some Beneficiaries Under LEAP

The government would wean-off some beneficiaries under the Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP) programme, Mr Frank Adjei, the Kintampo Municipal Director of the Department...
Ms Mina Mensah Of Head Of Chri

Assemblies urged to make information on LEAP very accessible

The Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative (CHRI), has called on Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies to ensure that information about the Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty...
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Sissala West LEAP Beneficiaries Receive Gh₵1,636,836.00

The Sissala West District Assembly has disbursed an amount of GHC1,636,836.00 to 11,872 beneficiaries of Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP) in the District in...
LEAP household beneficiaries receive payment

Tano South Aged Wants to be captured under LEAP

The aged in the Tano South Municipality of the newly-created Ahafo Region on Monday appealed to the government to place them under the Livelihood...
Minister LEAP

Government Disburses Gh₵ 19 Million to LEAP Beneficiaries Every Two Months

Government pays GHC19 million to 2.6 million Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP) beneficiaries nationwide as part of its policy to reduce economic hardship of...

LEAP Payment Starts At Tain

The Department of Social Welfare in the Tain District has started payment of the Livelihood Empowerment against Poverty (LEAP) beneficiaries in the District. The...
Kundum festival

Yilo Klo State celebrate Kloyosikplemi festival

The chiefs and people of Yilo Klo State over the weekend celebrated the silver jubilee edition of Kloyosikplemi festival. The festival on the theme: “Unity...
Otiko Djaba

Haemophilia Patients To Be Placed On Leap – Otiko Djaba

The Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection, Hon. Otiko Afisa Djaba, has said, haemophilia patients will be placed on the Livelihood Empowerment Against...
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Second Payment Of LEAP Ends In Bolgatanga Municipality

The forty seventh payment cycle cash grant and the second payment in 2017 to beneficiaries under the Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP) programme in...
Otiko Afisah Djaba

Minister of Gender Opens Door To Media

Madam Otiko Afisah Djaba, the Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection, has urged the media to collaborate with her Ministry to achieve the...
LEAP

Over 35,971 LEAP beneficiaries To Receive First Allocation Next Week

Over 35,971 beneficiaries from 21,000 households in the Upper East Region under the Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty ( LEAP) are expected to receive their...
CSOs

Shai Osudoku’s Leap Programme Under Review

Mr Daniel Botwe, the National Board Chairman of CSPSP-GH, at a stakeholders meeting held in Accra after a recent field assessment trip in...
LEAP household beneficiaries receive payment

Household beneficiaries of LEAP receive their payments

According to the revised payment system one eligible member of a household would receive GH¢ 64.00; two eligible household beneficiaries- GH¢ 76.00; three eligible-...
Participants in a group photograph after workshop

NGO Urges Media To Improve Coverage On Social Protection Issues

She said media organisations needed to make social protection and poverty reduction relevant to the public by allocating more editorial space and airtime to...
Nana Oye Lithur, Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection

LEAP: 146,074 beneficiary households enroled on GhIPPS

The enrollment onto the GhiPSS electronic-payment (e-payment) platform involved the capturing of biometric data of beneficiaries to facilitate the cash grant transfer electronically. A statement...
LEAP

LEAP beneficiaries begin receiving payment electronically

The exercise, which begun on March 10 will end on 24 March, 2016. The exercise aims at capturing the biometric data of beneficiaries to...
Nana Oye Lithur

LEAP Beneficiary Households Increased

This number of 146,074 is to be paid nationwide from 25th to 29th January 2016 in an effort to help minimise the financial challenges...
Deputy Gender Minister and MP for Gomoa Central Hon. Rachael Nana Apoh Opoku

Gomoa East District to be rolled on to LEAP-MP

The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection, has completed plans for the inclusion of the Gomoa East District in the Livelihood Empowerment Against...
LEAP

Gender Ministry disburses LEAP funds

BY Mohammed Suleman The payment to be made today, is the 39th cycle cash transfer by the Ministry since the inception of the programme. Addressing a...
Family

30% Of Ghanaians Live On GH?3.50 Daily

By Felix Dela Klutse The ugly trend of poverty is forcing some families in Ghana to cut the amount and quality of food they eat...
LEAP

LEAP to disburse GHc 47,449,626 to about 150,785 beneficiary households in 2015

The Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP) programme, the flagship project of the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection, is projecting to disburse about...
Nana Oye Lithur addressing the beneficiaries and also sitting on the payment table to supervise the officials of the Ghana Post

100 households added to LEAP programme in G/R

Nana Oye Lithur, Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection on Monday supervised payment of the Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP) stipends to beneficiaries...
LEAP

More than 500 households benefit from LEAP this year in Bongo District

The Bongo District Assembly in the Upper East Region under the Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP) Expansion programme, disbursed GH? 357, 666.00 to 1,803...
Seth Terkper

Ghana govt set to digitize payment of public sector workers ?Terkper

By Francis Tandoh The government of Ghana will soon pay salaries of all public sector workers and other government programs electronically, a statement released here...
Seth Terpker, Finance Minister.

77000 households covered by LEAP programme this year – Terkper

The Ghana government in 2014 provided cash grants to 77,000 households in 100 districts in all 10 regions of the country under its Livelihood...
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Government releases fund for LEAP

A total of 259 residents of Kpone-Katamanso District in the Greater Accra Region who are on the Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP) programme have...

Social Protection, Key To Fight Child Labour

The 2014 World Day Against Child Labour which falls on June 12 seeks to draw attention to the role of social protection in keeping...

World Bank Supports LEAP With $50m

The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors has approved a $50 million credit for the Ghana Social Opportunities Project aimed at extending the country's...