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VOICE GHANA Speaks for the Voiceless PWDs

Five districts and Municipal Assemblies in the Volta Region have expressed interest in integrating issues of disability and implementing measures to encourage active participation...

VOICE Ghana gives support to PWDs on local level development

VOICE Ghana, a disability focused non-governmental organisations with support from STAR-Ghana is promoting “stronger voice” for Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) in local level development...

Voice Ghana granted funding aid to project expansion

The beneficiaries would include districts in the Eastern and Northern Regions where people with disabilities have been marginalized. A press release signed by Mr Francis...

Persons with Disabilities seek solutions to their problems

VOICE-Ghana, a budding disability rights group, based in Ho, said this in a statement, issued to the Ghana News Agency. The statement, signed by Francis...

VOICE-Ghana Developing Disability Manifesto For Political Parties

Mr Francis Asong, Director of VOICE-Ghana, speaking to the GNA on the sidelines of a meeting to evaluate an Inclusive Governance Project for Persons...

NGO Unhappy Over Ghana’s Inactions With PWDs

A statement signed by Francis Asong, Director, to mark the Day last Thursday said individuals or corporate institutions working in the interest of PWDs...

Director of Voice Ghana wins prestigious award

The prestigious award which is in recognition of his contribution to the welfare and civil society sector in Africa comes barely a month after...

Workshop launched to upgrade care for mentally ill patients

Managers of Health in four mid-Volta districts, along with staff responsible for mental health, Thursday attended a preparatory workshop for a project to change...
Francis Asong, Executive Director of Voice Ghana

District Assemblies urged to collaborate with CSOs to address disability issues

Mr Charles Nyante, Programmes Coordinator of Voice Ghana, a disability rights and advocacy think tank, has appealed to District Assemblies to effectively collaborate with...

Voice-Ghana Advocates For The Protection Of PWDs

Mr Francis Asong, Executive Director of Voice-Ghana, a disability rights think-tank, says has delayed in ensuring that disability issues are made integral in national...

Ho Municipality to get an Inclusive education basic school complex

A model Inclusive- Education basic school complex, is being planned for the Ho Municipal Area. Partners so far listed to implement the school project, tentatively...
European Union

EU Ambassador advise Ghana to use the advocacy tool for development

Ambassador William Hanna, Head of European Union Delegation to Ghana, on Thursday observed that advocacy and education were indispensable tools for societal development anywhere,...

Voice-Ghana bemoans marginalization of PWDs

Voice-Ghana, a Ho-based Disability Rights Advocacy, an NGO, on World Disability Day, bemoaned the continuing marginalization of People with Disabilities in Ghana. A statement signed...
SCHOOL CHILDREN

Arrange classroom to suit persons with disabilities

Michael Tsikudo, Head of Special Education Unit (SPED) at the Ho Municipal Education Directorate has observed that physical arrangements of classrooms must reflect the...

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...

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...