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We will Tackle Corruption from All Angles – Minister

The Upper East Regional Minister, Madam Paulina Patience Abayage, has said government is determined to reduce corruption to the barest minimum by harnessing and...
NCCE

NCCE Educates PWDs on Anti-Corruption

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) has organized a sensitization programme for Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) on the fight against corruption and the...
PWDs Marriage

PWDs in Effutu Supported

The Effutu Municipal Assembly has extended its benevolence to Persons with Disabilities (PWD’s) in Winneba with a call on them to make good use...

U.S Embassy In Addis Ababa Launches Its Annual Video Competition Dubbed: “I Stand For...

The United States Embassy in Addis Ababa has announced the theme of its annual video competition: “I Stand for Peace”. The Embassy invites all current...
Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

Nana Addo’s statement “Only the blind and deaf ignore NPP’s fulfilled promises” is...

The Network of Journalists for the Promotion of Persons with Disabilities in Africa (PROMOAFRICA), has descended heavily on President Nana Akufo Addo for using...
Ghana Cedis

North Tongu PWDs Receive Empowerment and Equipment

Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) in the North Tongu District of the Volta Region have received items and start up kits worth GHC100, 000.00 from...
disability

VEReF to champion women & PWDs interests

Volta Educational Renaissance Foundation (VEReF), a governance and democracy-focused NGO, is leading other NGOs in the Region to implement gender mainstreaming and inclusive participation...

2019 Budget Failed To Outline Government’s Vision For Promoting Inclusive Development

The Ghana Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) Platform on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), has indicated that, there is lack of policy direction in the...
PWDs

Ho Assembly Gives PWDs Support Through The Common Fund

Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) in the Ho Municipality have for the second time in the year, received financial support from the District Assembly Common...
5-cedi-note

PWDs indicts social welfare officer for extortion

Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) in Wa East have accused the District Social Welfare Officer of using threats to force them to give back to...
disability

Beijing Hosts Government Officials to Discuss Commitments Towards Disability-inclusive Society

Senior government officials, policymakers, civil society and academia from over 30 countries across Asia-Pacific have gathered in Beijing this week to accelerate commitments towards...

Persons With Disabilities Assured Of Accessibility To Courts In Ghana

The Chief Justice, Sophia Akuffo, has assured Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) that all efforts are put in place under her leadership to ensure that ...
disabilities

More efforts urged for inclusion of persons with disabilities in Africa

Policymakers and experts attending an international meeting here on persons with disabilities (PWDs) on Tuesday called for more efforts to include PWDs in Africa's...

Involve Stakeholders in Planning and Budgeting Process – Consultant

Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) have been urged to engage all stakeholders in their planning and budgeting processes, particularly Persons with Disabilities (PWDs)...
The Project Consultant, Mr Saaka Sumaila, facilitating the training programme whilst the participants listen keenly

MMDAs Planning and budgeting must involve stakeholders

Metropolitan , Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) have been urged to engage all stakeholders in their planning and budgeting process particularly Persons with Disabilities(PWDs)...

MTN opens its doors to Persons with Disabilities

Ghana’s Telecommunications Giant, MTN has reiterated its commitment of giving equal employment opportunities to Persons with Disabilities (PWDs), in the country.The Head of Human...

Upper East: Regional Network for Disability Established

A Regional Disability Network (RDN) has been formed in the Upper East Region to support the Ghana Federation of Disability (GFD) to embark on...

Ghana Marks International Day of Persons with Disabilities

Ghana celebrates International Day of Persons with Disabilities December 3 marks International Day of Persons with Disabilities and the theme for this year is “Achieving...

PWDs Receive District Assembly Common Fund

Two hundred and eighty-two Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) in the Ada West District have received a total amount of GHC 68,500 as their portion...

Ghana moves to make public facilities accessible to the disabled

The Ghana Standards on Accessibility Design (GSAD) document provides specification on how buildings, roads and recreational centers should be designed so as to make...

NCCE urges persons with disability to vote

It has been organizing education forums to assist them to have better understanding of the electoral laws and to take them through the voting...

PWD Are Relevant to Ghana’s Electoral Process – EC

She urged PWDs to endeavor to perform a variety of roles beyond exercising their franchise. Ms Nutakor, at a day’s seminar organised by Sharecare...

Persons with Disabilities seek solutions to their problems

VOICE-Ghana, a budding disability rights group, based in Ho, said this in a statement, issued to the Ghana News Agency. The statement, signed by Francis...

Disability Rights Fund Announces Grants For 2016

Grantmaking in this round -“CRPD at 10: accessing the right to development,” will be targeted at Disabled Persons’ Organizations (DPOs) in Ghana, Haiti, Indonesia,...

Group demand specific interventions for persons with disabilities

Help Disabled Ghana, a non-profit disability organization has called on government to come out with interventions specifically for persons with disabilities that would serve...

Is the DACF addressing the plight of PWDs?

  I). Addressing Challenges of Accessing the PWDs Share of the Assemblies Common Fund (Feature) by a Correspondent Stakeholders have called for better monitoring, evaluation and management...

Mainstream Issues of Disabilities into National Plan

Douglas Quartey, a Development Strategist Sunday observed that the input of People with Disabilities (PWDs) into Ghana?s all round growth, was equally important as...
GHANA FEDERATION OF DISABLED

Assemblies Borrow Disability Fund

The Federation of Disabled, has expressed concern about the mismanagement of the two percent of the District Assemblies? Common Fund allocated to Persons With...
Diamond Fm

Livelihoods of rural women threatened

Management of Diamond Fm, a Tamale based radio station has applauded rural women for their contribution towards enhancing agriculture and improving food security to...

PWDs Wants In On Ebola Containment Plan

The West African regional branch of the Union of the Blind has appealed to ECOWAS to include Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) in the regional...