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Divas of Colour Festival’s sexual abuse campaign:Design Essentials Hair Care Systems on the catwalk...

Design Essentials, the premium sponsors and hair styling partner for this year’s Divas of Colour International Women’s Festival, made a clear statement in the...
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Taxi Driver Charged for Sexual Abuse

A 40-year-old taxi driver accused of sexually abusing a three-year-old girl at Dansoman has appeared before an Accra Circuit Court. Emmanuel Kyei is alleged to...
Girls Abuse

Oyibi Presbyterian Primary pupils schooled on sexual abuse

Some girls of the Oyibi Presbyterian Primary School ‘A’ have been trained on the concept of ‘’bad touch’’ and how to protect themselves from...
Child Abuse

“SAY IT” Campaign: to help combat sexual abuse against children in Ghana

As part of its efforts of combating sexual abuse against Children in Ghana, Child Rights International, has taken another judicious step by launching a...

NGO to implement Violence Against Women watchers group

The Hope For Future Generations (HFFG), a Non-governmental Organisation will implement a "Violence Against Women (VAW) watchers group" programme in selected mining communities in...
Child abuse

Taking Another Viewpoint Instead of Silence

I just became privy to a story of a well-known Ghanaian man who was convicted and sentenced to prison for the crime of sexual...
abortion

Campaign To Reduce Unsafe Abortion Intensified In B/A

The campaign to substantially reduce unsafe abortion, particularly among young women in the Brong-Ahafo Region, has intensified. This is being spearheaded by Global Hands on...

Turkish ruling party withdraws controversial sexual abuse bill

The bill proposed to allow pardons for some men who assaulted underage girls if they marry the victims. As a part of...
Child Abuse

The State Of Child Abuse Cases In Ghana

The trend in defilement and other rape cases reported shows that the victims brought up in burgeoning slums are more vulnerable. In these areas,...
Over two hundred Nepalese peacekeepers arrive in Juba from the UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH), to reinforce the military component of the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS). UN Photo/Isaac Billy

UN officials say blue helmets are discredited over cases of sexual abuse

UN Undersecretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations Herve Ladsous and Undersecretary-General for Field Support Atul Khare also said all stakeholders in peacekeeping missions have responsibilities in...
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Corporal punishment is wrong and inhumane – Kyei-Gyamfi

He said the practice, with the prime motive to inflict pain, was wrong and inhumane. Mr Kyei-Gyamfi was speaking at a workshop on the; “Dissemination...
UN Security Council

UNSC take steps to confront sexual abuse by peacekeepers

The resolution, drafted by the United States, requests UN Secretary-General to replace all military and police unit of a troop or police contributing country...

Pope approves new rules to govern potential sainthood candidates

The pontiff has given preliminary approval to implementing new rules to govern the vetting of potential sainthood candidates. Since ascending to the papacy in 2013,...
Security Council

UNSC debates on US draft resolution on sexual Abuse

The U.N. Security Council convened a meeting Thursday on sexual abuse by peacekeepers where a draft resolution, pushed by the United States for...
Ronald Mulkearns

Cardinal says Mulkearns’ silence was gross deception

Pell, who was working as a church official in the area at the time, was appearing by video link for the second day before...
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Spotlight sweeps tops prizes at SAG Awards

Accepting the award on behalf of the cast, Mark Ruffalo said the movie shed light on "one of the most horrific things that our...

Christmas Party Held For Deprived Children

The party was organised for the children as part of activities marking the Christmas celebrations. Rev Godson K. Kutu, Board Chairman of Street Academy, said...

Sexual health should be a national priority

Madam Elizabeth Korpi, Zabzugu District Director of the Ghana Health Service (GHS), has noted that the sexual and reproductive health (SRH) of the youth...

Mauritius urged to reintroduce death penalty

People in Mauritius have been calling for the reintroduction of the death penalty after numerous sexual abuse cases on children, including the rape and...

Benin launches campaign against sexual abuse of minors

Benin's government has launched a campaign against sexual abuse of minors, a source from the health ministry said Thursday. The source...

Sissala East Consumed With Sexual Abuse

My Brothers and Sisters, my attention have been drawn again to a publication on sexual harassment titled ''the Truth on Sex Sage Stories in...

Social Factors that May Increase the Child’s Vulnerability to Abuse

There is no single known cause of child maltreatment. Nor is there any single description that captures all families in which children are victims...

Sexual Affair Trap Set For TB Joshua Of The Synagogue

Chances are great now, if you?re reading this article, that you are one of those benefiting immensely from the priceless Grace of God in...