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Game Sanitation

NGO develops games to teach children good sanitation

The Safe Child Ghana, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) has invented an innovative board game to promote good sanitation practices among school children in the...
Right to Information (RTI)

NGO implores government to pass RTI Bill

Teere, a local Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) has joined the campaign for the passage of the Right to Information (RTI) Bill. The delay in passing the...
Easter

NGO and the Sumbrungu Community Mark Easter

ReachOut World Mission, a Christian Non Governmental Organization (NGO) as part of its Easter celebration, has reached out to the people of Sumbrungu in...
Tuberculosis

NGO Takes TB Education to Funeral Grounds

The Janok Foundation, a community-based organisation in the Ablekuma Central District has extended its tuberculosis (TB) awareness to funerals for a larger coverage of...

NGO Puts Together Fun Games For Residents of Madina

The annual fun games of the “Face of Madina” – an NGO, were at the weekend held at the Madina Number One School in...

Child marriage causing school drop out in U/E

Child marriage has been cited as one of the major factors that lead to school dropouts in most communities in the Upper East Region,...
food aid

Eastern Harvest Food Bank Feeds The Poor

A local NGO, ‘Eastern Harvest Food Bank’ has launched a project to feed the poor and the needy. It has targeted to provide food aid...
Friends of Mental Health NGO

Friends of Mental Health NGO Launched

According to the Mental Health Authority, about 4 million Ghanaians, out of the estimated population of 28 million, are suffering from mild to severe...
breastfeeding

NGO make submissions to WHO on breastfeeding guidelines

The World Health Organisation (WHO) revised breastfeeding guidelines, which continue to recommend avoiding supplementary feeds in breastfed newborns has led to complications that cause...
court

AC Refuses Congolese NGO’s Application

The African Court of Human and Peoples’ Rights has unanimously, thrown out the Advisory Opinion request by L’Association Africaine de Défense des Droits de...
child marriage

Stopping Child Marriages Demands National Commitment – NGO

An NGO, Hope for Future Generations (HFFG), (NGO), has called for a national commitment to stop child marriages, to give protection to girls. It added...
Education

Assin North: NGO Steps Up Efforts On Adult Education

Vanside Adult Development, an adult education focused Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), has organised a six-month intensive adult education and training programme for over 70 youth...

Environmental NGO Operating in Cambodia Closed Down

The Cambodian authorities have decided to shut down Mother Nature, one of the leading environmental grass-roots non-governmental organizations (NGOs) in the country. In a statement,...
mothers

NGO proposes six-months leave for nursing mothers

The Integrated Youth Needs and Welfare (NTYON), a Non-Governmental Organisation in the Upper East Region has called for the extension of maternity leave from...
YFM Dialogues with the Youth

NGO asks youth to support government’s poverty intervention programmes

Mr Raphael Godlove Ahenu, the Chief Executive Officer of Global Media Foundation, a human right and anti corruption media non-governmental organisation, has called on...
ActionAid

Child-care Centre at Nangodi Opens

Action Aid Ghana, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), has inaugurated a Child-Care Centre at Nangodi in the Nabdam District of the Upper East Region to...

NGOs in Sunyani form network to support Ghana’s cocoa sector

A network of civil society organisations aimed at advocating on issues affecting cocoa farmers in Ghana has been formed.  Known as Network of NGOs...
immunization

CRS donates to GLOMEF Foundation to improve immunisation

Global Media Foundation, human rights and anti-corruption media advocacy organisation operating in the northern sector of Ghana through Ghana Coalition of NGOs in Health...

300 PWDs to be trained by NGO

The Collective Human Needs Organization (CHNO) Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) based at Yendi in the Northern Region is to train over 300 Persons With Disability...

Elizabeth Foundation empowers young girls with scholarships

Elizabeth Founda­tion, a non-governmen­tal organisation, has given scholarships to some orphans in Abuja. The foundation also runs “Weekly School in IDP Camp” to educate...

Joni and Friends: Families and children with disabilities retreated

Joni and Friends, a US based NGO, in collaboration with Always Praising the Father (APF) Ministries has held its 10th Annual Retreat for children...

US$55m urgently needed to help 31, 000 Congolese refugees in Angola

Thirteen UN agencies and NGOs are seeking US$55 million to continue helping the growing number of refugees arriving in Angola from the Democratic Republic...

CASMED empowers youth with agricultural workshop

The Centre for Agricultural Business and Small and Medium-Scale Enterprise Development (CASMED), a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) in Accra, has trained 100 unemployed youth in...

Readers and Leaders launches magazine for kids

Readers and Leaders, a Non-Governmental Organisation that promotes literacy and leadership in children, has launched the maiden edition of the “Young Ruler Magazine” oriented...

NGO to spearheads sanitation and hygiene programme

The Voice for Change (V4C) programme has been launched at Kasoa in the Awutu-Senya East Municipality of the Central Region with a call on...
children rights

Dr. Oppong campaigns for child right protection

The Defence for Children International, an NGO, has called for the nation to make the fight against child abuse and neglect an urgent priority.        ...

More children improved in mathematics – Research

A study to measure the basic literacy and numeracy competency levels of children from six to 15 years has shown that more pupils from...

NSAs to unite all Health NGOs in Ghana

Non-State Actors (NSAs) in Health has launched a charter that marks the coming together of all health non-governmental organisations operating in Ghana, to unite...

Negative Cultural Practices Hampering Development Of Ghana

Admittedly some cultural values are inimical to the progress of society and not very useful in contemporary times. Critical among some of the negative cultural...
abortion

SILDEP Appeals To Gov’t To Legalize Safe Abortion

Social Initiative for Literacy and Development Programme (SILDEP) has blamed the increasing number of unwanted pregnancies and illegal abortions on lack of access to...