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CDD-Ghana stresses the need for Juvenile Justice Reforms to protect offenders

The Center for Democratic Development (CDD) Ghana has underscored the need for an urgent reform to be made in the country’s juvenile justice system...
Professor Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng

Minister for Environment Commended on His Poverty Reduction Interventions

Naa Widaana-Nanga II, the Paramount Chief of Takpo Traditional Area in Nadowli-Kaleo District, has applauded the Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation (MESTI),...
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Tourism Could Be Ghana’s Exit from Poverty

The Deputy Upper West Regional Coordinating Director, Madam Fati Koray, has said the numerous attractive tourism resources in the region could be a game-changer...
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Viewpoint: Trapped by poverty

The pair of shorts and slippers betray Zachariah as a child worker. He looks elderly from afar, but only 14. The Genesis His bulky long sleeves...
Ghana Education Service (GES)

Private Schools Calls GES to Assists in Training Their Staff

An educationist has appealed to the Ghana Education Service (GES) to help organise periodic in-service training programmes for teachers in private schools. Mr Emmanuel Ofosu,...
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Regime Change Isn’t Right Solution for Sudan’s Emergency Crisis

Watch two interviews with Lawrence Freeman on the cause of the crisis in Sudan and the solution. He discusses, poverty, regime change, George Soros,...
Muhammadu Buhari

Nigerians advised to reject Buhari over poverty and hardship

Ahead of Saturday's Presidential Election, a pro-democracy group, Democracy Coalition has advised Nigerians to reject the hardship, poverty, pains and ethnic jingoism which President...
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South Sudan: Conflict and Poverty linked to child marriages

Rising poverty and hunger following five years of brutal civil war in South Sudan is driving many families to marry off their young daughters...

IFAD underscores the need for innovative approaches to help fight poverty &...

The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) has ended its 42nd Governing Council meeting today by highlighting the need for more innovative approaches to...
Ghana Reduced Hunger and Malnutrition

Urgent steps needed to reverse rising malnutrition and poverty in Africa – FAO

Africa needs to take urgent steps to reverse the rising spate of malnutrition on the continent, the United Nations(UN) Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)...
Africa’s Bright Economic Future Is Its Youth

Africa Needs Real Economic Growth, Not IMF Accountants

A recent forum sponsored by Brookings Institute in Washington DC entitled: “Top priorities for Africa in 2019” produced a healthy discussion that alluded to...
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Saving the Shrinking Lake Chad, Italy and Buhari Discuss Transaqua

Italian Prime Minister Conte Discusses Development with Presidents of Chad and Niger Giuseppe Conte made a two-day visit to Niger and Chad, two countries members...
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Nigerian female presidential candidate vows to lift 80 million out of poverty

A female presidential candidate in Nigeria has vowed to lift at least 80 million Nigerians out of poverty if elected in the upcoming February...
Obiageli Ezekwesili

Nigeria: Female presidential Hopeful pledges to tackle poverty

A female presidential candidate in Nigeria has vowed to lift at least 80 million Nigerians out of poverty if elected in the upcoming February...

Pope Francis Joins World Leaders At IFAD G.C Meeting

Against the backdrop of rising global hunger, Pope Francis will join world leaders at the opening ceremony of the Forty-Second session of the Governing...

Save the Children & IFAD initiates measures to save adolescent girls from...

By 2030 there will be 129 million children with stunted growth due to malnutrition, mostly born of young mothers. Opens today in Rome the International...

UNICEF-Ghana, UDS move to address issues relating to poverty & inequality in Ghana.

As part of efforts to help address the increasing inequality and persistent poverty thwarting national development in the country; UNICEF-Ghana and University for Development...

CRRECENT & Department of Social Welfare and Community Development moves to secure the lives...

Child Research and Resource Centre (CRRECENT) has taken another giant step by singing a Memorandum of Understanding with the Department of Social Welfare and...
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ACP Group & IFAD signs a letter of intent to eliminate hunger and poverty.

The United Nations General Assembly, Patrick Gomes, Secretary-General of the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Group of States and Gilbert Houngbo, President of the...
Photo shows the tea garden of Xiadang village. Photo by Liu Lingling

Fujian Village transform tea planting to cut poverty

An innovative model of tea planting in Xiadang village of Ningde, southeastern China’s Fujian province, is working wonders for poverty reduction and bringing dramatic...
Photo shows a shabby boat placed on the Xipi Village square. Photo by Liu Lingling

The Tiny South-eastern Chinese Village that Rose from poverty

“In the past we lived on boats floating on the sea; now we live on land, working in peace and contentment.” The couplet...
Wpid Poverty In Childhood Can Shape Neurobiology Study

Unresolved stunted childhood inducing poverty in Africa and Asia-report

A new report by global charity WaterAid has revealed that unresolved stunted growth in children is a major factor in poverty in Sub-Sahara Africa...
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Report says unresolved stunted childhood inducing poverty in Africa and Asia

A new report by global charity WaterAid has revealed that unresolved stunted growth in children is a major factor in poverty in Sub-Sahara Africa...
Wpid Poverty In Childhood Can Shape Neurobiology Study

Using System Dynamics to Disrupt Nonprofits and Help Children in Poverty

MIT Sloan’s mission is to develop innovative and principled leaders who will improve the world. This resonated with me, as I’ve always had a...
Wpid Poverty In Childhood Can Shape Neurobiology Study

Rev. Kwame sights selfish leadership as the bane of poverty

The Senior Pastor of the First Baptist Church, Reverend David Kwame, says the scourge of underdevelopment that confronts nations is as a result of...
World Vision

World Vision International supports schools in Garu-Tempane

World Vision International (WVI) has supported 10 basic schools at Kpikpira, in the Garu-Tempane District of the Upper East Region with hand washing materials...
Nandom District Assembly

District assemblies urged to setup development agenda

Mr. Thaddeus Arkum Aasoglenang, Nandom District Chief Executive has said there was the need for district assemblies to setup development agenda in the context...

PPP Determine To win Assin North Parliamentary seat

With more than three years to the 2020 polls, the Progressive People's Party (PPP), has expressed its unwavering determination to convincingly win the Assin...
Hunger Report

South-South and Triangular Cooperation Provides Solution to Fighting Hunger and Poverty

More than 300 participants representing governments, international organizations, academia, research organizations, the private sector, NGOs and civil society are expected to descend upon Brazil’s...
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Irony Of Human Rights Protection In Gambia

The state of human rights protection in Africa, 30 years after the creation of the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights, was the...