Home Tags Program

Tag: program

UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Kenya launches program to keep records of UN goals in Kenya

An African organization on Thursday launched a program to track achievements of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in five African countries. Davis Adieno, Global Partnership for...
Ghanaian Folklore

Ghana launches program to revitalize folklore

The National Folklore Board (NFB), a state institution mandated by law to promote and protect Ghanaian expressions of folklore, on Monday officially launched a...
cylinder circulation program

Government ignores local firms, goes for international firms for cylinder circulation program

The Ghana LPG Operators Association has alleged that some giant multinational companies are behind the government’s implementation of the Cylinder Re-circulation Model of Liquefied...
afdb

AfDB Approves Funds for On-grid IPP Solar Power Procurement Deal

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank has approved a US $1.5-million grant from the Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA) to...
Ghana’s investment market

Lloyd Evans Enquiries About Ghana’s Commodity Exchange Program

Asks Lloyd Evans In June 2015, the former President Mr John Mahama launched the Ghana Commodities Exchange (GCX) project with the aim of...
Dozens of Russian athletes have been tested positive for meldonium which was banned by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) from this year. (Sputnik Photo)

2 Ghanaians to join Regional Anti-Doping Organization board

The Chief Director of the Ministry of Youth and Sports (MOYS) Mr. Frank Quist is set to join other dignitaries in Namibia for the...
Otiko Djaba

Four Suspended in Connection with School Feeding

Four communicators of the NPP in the Northern Region have been suspended in connection with the raging row over the School Feeding Program in...
Aviation Project Profile Nigeria RevA

AfDB Group Okays Two Loans for Côte d’Ivoire’s Aviation Industry

A €253m Public-private partnership program for aircraft purchase, jobs and training The AfDB Group's Board of Directors has approved a total AfDB loan of €98.06...
IMF

Zambian president calls for conclusion of talks with IMF for aid package

Zambian President Edgar Lungu has held talks with officials from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) who were in the country to continue discussions on...
biological

Program launched to spur commercialization of biological science in E. Africa

A program that seeks to turn innovative ideas and technologies based on biological sciences into viable businesses in East Africa was launched on Thursday...
agriculture

US Embassy Supports Education In 9 Communities

Nine communities have received a total of $75,000 to promote education, agriculture and economic growth at the local level, under the United States Ambassador’s...
Economic Caterers Training menu

Caterers on GSFP Trained on Preparing Soy Food

The Soybean Innovation Lab (SIL) under the Feed the Future initiative at the weekend trained caterers in the Northern Region under the Ghana School...
Agric

AU ministers assess progress on agriculture development program

African ministers of agriculture on Thursday met at the African Union (AU) headquarters in Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa for the 2nd Specialized Technical Committee...

Registration for The 2019 U.S. Diversity Visa Lottery Begins

For the 2019 program, 50,000 DVs will be available worldwide and no more than seven percent of the total visas available can go to...

Kwahu East Pupils Profit from “My First Day at School” Event

About 1,505 pupils from seven Circuits in the Kwahu East District have benefitted from this year’s “My First Day At School” Program as part...

Kenya launches program to eliminate trachoma

Kenya's health ministry on Friday launched a 1 million U.S. dollar program that is aimed at eliminating trachoma from the country. Cabinet Secretary for Health...
Bank-of-Tanzania

Tanzania launches program to improve public funds management

Tanzanian Vice-President Samia Suluhu Hassan on Tuesday launched the 5th phase of the public finance management reform program aimed at improving management of public...
solar

Obama-era Solar Power Program Reaches Cost Competitiveness

A U.S. solar power initiative enacted by former President Barack Obama reached a goal for cost competitiveness three years early, the government said. The U.S....

Mining Reform Program Could Enhance Ghana’s Economic Development

Ghana expects its mining reform program to make the mining sector a leading catalyst of economic development, Coordinator of the Multi-Modal Integrated Project (MMIP)...
National Endowment for Democracy’s (NED)

Elaborating on the Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Program

Named in honor of National Endowment for Democracy’s (NED) principal founders, former president Ronald Reagan and the late congressman Dante Fascell, the Reagan-Fascell Democracy...
Namibia

Namibian firm offers free food program for those in need

The largest grain processing company in Namibia, Namib Mills, through its Free of Charge Initiative, aimed at giving preference to those in need of...
shs

Ghana’s free senior high school program to cost US$95 million yearly

The Ghanaian government will spend 400 million cedis or 95 million US dollars on its flagship free senior high school program to be rolled...
alcoholic

Anti-alcohol abuse program reaches out to 5,000 Namibians

The Drinking Training Program of Namibia Breweries Limited (NBL DRINKiQ Program), which supports government's fight against alcohol abuse and empowers participants with knowledge on...
Some elderly women receiving free drugs

Kenya to roll out cash transfer program for elderly

Kenya is set to roll out a cash transfer program for persons over 70 years with effect from January 2018, a government official said...
Namibia

EU-funded Parliament Support Program concludes in Namibia

The Delegation of the European Union and Namibian Parliament recently concluded a five-year Parliamentary Support Program (PSP) in Namibia, which was aimed at strengthening...

Government Initiative ‘Planting for Food and Jobs’ Program Lauded

The immediate past President of the Peasant Farmers Association, Mohammed Adam Nashiru has commended the government for reintroducing the “Planting for Food and Jobs” program.The...
USAID Student Reading

USAID Helps in Reigniting Yendi Public Primary Schools Reading Habits

With support from USAID/Ghana’s Learning project, Ghana’s Ministry of Education is bringing reading back to the public school classroom. Assessments in 2013 and 2015...

Amewu Says All Illegal Miners Will Be Absorbed Under a Tree Planting Program

The Minister for Lands and Natural Resources, John Peter Amewu, has said that all illegal miners will be engaged in tree planting and other...

Peasant Farmers Cautions Government Over Planting for Food Policy

The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana, has noted that, the government’s flagship programme for the agricultural sector, Planting for Food and Jobs, will fail...

High fat, sugar diet during pregnancy may “program” for health complications in mother, child

Eating a high-fat, high-sugar diet during pregnancy disrupts metabolic processes within the mother's body, which may "program" the mother and her unborn baby for...