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Ki-moon

PWDs Must Be Supported To Make Valuable Contribution – Ki Moon

Mr Ban Ki-moon, United Nations Secretary General, has urged relatives of persons with disability to recognise the collective responsibility of such people with special...

2 PWDs withdrawn from the D/A Election race

One of two Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) who filed nomination to contest as assembly member in the forthcoming District Level Election (DLE) in Cape...

PWDs campaigns for members in up coming D/A elections

The Ghana Federation of the Disabled (GFD) has appealed to the electorates to vote massively for Persons With Disability (PWDs) contesting the upcoming district...

DCE campaigns for PWDs in upcoming D/A elections

Mr. Enoch Kojo Appiah, the District Chief Executive (DCE) for Shama, has appealed to Ghanaians to vote for Persons with Disability (PWDs) who have...
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14 PWDs to contest in the D/A elections in the Volta Region

Fourteen Persons with Disabilities (PWDs), eight males and six females, have filed to contest District Assembly Elections in the Agortime-Ziope and Adaklu districts in...

PWDs To Apply For African Union 2015 Scholarship

The Commission of the African Union is offering a Special Call Only for Applicants with Physical Disabilities to study in African Universities. These Universities have...

PWDs want the Disability Act reviewed

The Ghana Federation of the Disabled (GFD) has reminded the government to honour its promise of revising the Disability Act in line with international...

PWDs call for a rehabilitation centre

Persons with Disability (PwDs) in the Wa East District have appealed to the Government and non-governmental organisations to establish a rehabilitation centre to train...

PWDs calls for technical aids

The Chairman of the Ghana Federation of the Disabled in charge of the Bongo District, Upper East Region, Mr. Akalga Samuel Asampana, has...

NCCE campaign for women on -going

The National Commission for Civic Education(NCCE ), has observed that for a country to achieve high democratic credentials, it required the balanced participation of...

Socially excluded groups gat GLOWA support

Global Action for Women Empowerment (GLOWA), a rural?urban integrated non-governmental organization has facilitated 112 applications from socially excluded groups in the North and South...
GHANA FEDERATION OF DISABLED

President urged to appoint more PWDs

Ghana Federation of the Disabled (GFD) has appealed to President Mahama to appoint at least two Persons with Disability (PWDS) in each assembly to...

DCE ready to support PWDs

Mr Albert Akuka Alalzuuga, District Chief Executive (DCE) for Garu-Tempane in the Upper East Region, on Thursday said the District Assembly had prioritized the...

Institutions not committed to welfare of PWDs-Mr Cudjoe

Mr Max Vardon, the Executive Secretary of the National Council for People with Disabilities, has said a showdown between disability interest groups and disability...

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...

Persons with disabilities left behind-Mrs Quarshie

Mrs Francisca Quarshie, Post Manageress of Accra North Post office has expressed disgust over apparent neglect and pervasive discrimination persons with disabilities (PWDs) are...
Ghana Developing Communities Association

NGO assist vulnerable groups with Action Plans

The Ghana Developing Communities Association (GDCA), an NGO, has presented Action Plans documents it had helped some vulnerable groups in the Mion District to...

NGO holds training programme for PWDs

VOICE-GHANA, a disability interest advocacy NGO, has held a training programme, in Ho, to prepare some Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) to successfully contest the...
PWDs at workshop on responsibilities of Unit Committee Members

Mainstreaming PWDs Into Political Decision Making

Twelve People with Disabilities (PWDs) are on the threshold of becoming Unit Committee Members in their communities. Facilitators of PWDs into local politics project believe...

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...

Financial Institutions Asked To See PWDs As Partners

Mr Francis Adjetey Sowah, Executive Director of the Disabled Christian Fellowship International, has advised Persons With Disability (PWDs) to upgrade themselves in financial literacy. He...
Dan Budu together with other officials of the foundation

Taekwondo For All This December

The xTKD Taekwondo Foundation has launched the third annual xTKD Taekwondo Open Championships slated for December 5 and 6. The annual event, themed: ?Taekwondo for...

Persons with disability demand more from assemblies

The Ghana Society of the Physically Disabled (GSPD), has advocated the increase of its share of the district assemblies? common fund (DACF) to five...

PWDs in Jaman South District receive grant

People With Disability (PWDs) in the Jaman South District of the Brong Ahafo Region have received GH?15,000 as their share of the Disability Disbursement...
A cross section of the participants at the SPEFA forum in the Ga West Municipal assembly hall

PWDs Charge DAs To Involve Them In Designing Public Buildings

Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) at a Social Public Expenditure and Financial Accountability launch in Ga West Municipality, called on the assembly to involve them...
Rev. Amartey decorating the Chief Imam

GAFA Makes Chief Imam Its Life Patron

The Ghana Amputee Football Association (GAFA) has appointed the National Chief Imam, His Eminence Dr Osmanu Nuhu Sharubutu, as Life Patron of Amputee Football...

GFD Seeks Affirmative Action For Persons With Disabilities

The Ghana Federation of the Disabled (GFD) has come out with a six-page position paper on ?Affirmative Action for Persons with Disabilities in Ghana?...
Wpid Nhis

PWDs to enjoy free NHIS registration

The Jomoro District Manager of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), Mr. Daniel Foli Eddem, has announced that People with Disabilities (PWDs) would be...

Government to be Sued Over Disability Act

All government and state institutions risk being sued for not restructuring their buildings and making them easily accessible to persons living with disability. The Ghana...