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Social Gna Awarded

GNA Awarded for leading social accountability fight

The Action for Sustainable Development (ASUDEV), a nongovernmental organisation, has awarded the Ghana News Agency (GNA) office in Upper West for championing social accountability...
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ASUDEV Social Accountability Media Awards Launched

Action for Sustainable Development (ASUDEV), a not-for-profit organisation has launched its maiden edition of the Social Accountability Media Awards in Wa. The award is for...
CSOs

CSOs Cannot Handle Issues of Social Accountability Alone

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) has called on Ghanaian citizens to take keen interest in issues of social accountability and not leave...
NCCE

Social Accountability Is Not a Witch-Hunting Mechanism

Mr. Harrison Kofi Belley, Governance Lecturer, Evangelical Presbyterian University College (EPUC) has said perceptions by public officials that social accountability is being used as...
SEND-Ghana

GES Ignorant Of Free School Uniforms Programme Budget

SEND Ghana, in affiliation with Global Partnership for Social Accountability, on Wednesday launched its monitoring report on the free school uniforms programme on the...
Penplusbytes

Penplusbytes Empowers Citizens To Demand Accountability

Penplusbyte, a non-profit organization on has inaugurated a nine-member community monitoring group to facilitate its ‘Tech Driven Social Accountability For Results Project’ in the...
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Social Accountability, A Tool For Development

Mr. Samuel Amo-Nimoh, the Regional Community Animator of Ghana Social Opportunities Project (GSOP), has observed that the Social Accountability tool, applied by his outfit...
citizens engagement in Ga East

ADP equip citizens with tools and techniques for social accountability

The extent and capability of holding local governments to account and making it responsive to the needs of citizens has received a major boost...

Hold District Assemblies Socially Accountable

He said the huge chunk of the tax payer’s money giving to them by the Central Government and other grants must be accounted...
Mr Kwabena Nkansah Asare in an address

MCE entreat public to demand for accountability

He said the concept of social and public financial accountability empowers the people to actively participate in monitoring government’s spending on projects so...

Your stories must have a social impact – SEND Ghana tells media

The Country Director of SEND GHANA, Mr George Osei- Bimpeh, has encouraged journalists and media practitioners to side step politics and pick up social...

Citizens must be encouraged to pay taxes – MCE

Mr Mark Amoako-Dompreh, Nsawam/Adoagyiri Municipal Chief Executive, had commended Mr Emmanuel Kwafo Mintah, Executive Director of AMPA, a Non-Governmental Organization( NGO), for organizing periodic...

Manya Krobo residents appeal to District Assembly

Residents of Upper Manya Krobo District who reside along the Koforidua to Asesewa road have appealed to the District Assembly to clear the weeds...
CDD

Step up efforts to involve citizens in local governance

The Centre for Democratic Development (CDD)-Ghana, an (NGO), has underlined the need to step up efforts at getting the people to actively participate in...
CDD

Citizens must be empoered to participate key governance ? CDD

?Effective participation of citizens in the local governance process has been identified to be a key component to ensuring transparent and accountable governance. To achieve...
Institute for Democratic Governance

Late disbursal of Fund affect completion of projects

The Institute for Democratic Governance (IDEG) has urged the Government to ensure the immediate disbursement of the District Assemblies Common Fund to improve public...
CEDEP

Encouraging public institutions to be transparent

The Centre for the Development of People (CEDEP), an NGO, has launched a project to encourage public institutions to be more transparent and accountable...

Citizens Have The Constitutional Right To Query Assemblies-Mr Anane

The people of Ga West Municipality, have been taken through the decentralisation concept and social accountability mechanism, vesting them with relevant information to question...
Journalists

Journalists Urged To Move Away From Flock Journalism

The Board Chairman of the Graphic Communication Group Limited, Dr Doris Yaa Dartey, has said it was time for Ghanaian journalists to play advocacy...

Citizens Must Demand Accountability From Duty Bearers

Mrs Sarah Naa Deede Agbey, Project Manager for the Social Public Expenditure and Financial Accountability (SPEFA) Project, has said it was within the rights...

GPSA Seeks Proposals On CSOs Social Accountability

Between November 2013 and January 2014 the Global Partnership for Social Accountability (GPSA) sought proposals on Social Accountability from Civil Society Organizations in Ghana Eight...