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Court

Dismiss case of CSOs against government over Atewa Forest – AG

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The Attorney General(AG) is praying an Accra High Court to dismiss the case of seven Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) and four persons who sued...

Citizens urged to be advocates against tax injustices

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The Tax Justice Coalition (TJC) Ghana, a Network of tax practitioners and Civil Society Organizations (CSOs), has called on the public to join the...
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo

ECOWAS to hold a meeting in Ghana towards resolving Malian political crisis

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President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, Chair of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) will on Tuesday, September 15, hold a crunch meeting...
csos

Civil Society Organizations; what are they? And are they truly “All Knowing Neutrals”?

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The Agyapa Royalties deal recently brokered by the President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo led New Patriotic Party government has not only caused the tongues...

Government engages CSOs on Agyapa Royalties Limited agreement

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Government has begun engagements with civil society organizations (CSOs) and other relevant stakeholders over its intentions to activate relevant portions of the Minerals Income...
Mr Razak Kojo Opoku Founder And President Of The Cvm

Concern Voters Movement endorses Agyapa Royalties Deal

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The Concerned Voters Movement (CVM) has endorsed the Agyapa Royalties deal as a perfect agreement to advance the course of Ghana's socio-economic and infrastructural...
Bees

Where are the bees of Mognori?

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In July this year, as I stood under the giant baobab tree on our farm in my home village of Mognori in the Bawku...
Assemblies of God

Proper upbringing, key to curbing indiscipline among youth – Pastor

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Reverend Dr Lazarus Apambila Akaburi, the Head Pastor of the Redemption Assemblies of God Church in the Upper East Region, has said lack of...
Fisheries

Budget Consultant urges CSOs to track budgetary allocations to Fisheries Sector.

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A Budget Consultant, Mr Benjamin Arthur has asked Civil Society Organizations (CSOs)in the Fisheries sector to track government's annual budgetary allocations to the sector...
Daniel Yaw Domelevo And Akufo Addo

Domelevo’s accumulated leave saga: Weakens Akufo Addo’s fight against corruption – CSOs

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Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) have described President Akufo Addo’s decision to compel the Auditor General to take his annual ‘accumulated leave’ as improper and...
Wa one village one dam

1V1D initiative: brilliant concept, poor implementation – Findings

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The government flagship programme, One Village One Dam policy is a brilliant concept which has the tendency of boosting agriculture in Northern Ghana, but...

MoFA to facilitate access to plough services for women farmers

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The Ministry of Food and Agriculture ( MoFA) will ensure that women farmers in the Upper East Region have access to mechanization services to...

Fisherfolk livelihoods collapsing due to lack of political will – FoN

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Friends of the Nation (FoN), a social-environmental NGO, has identified the lack of political will to enforce fisheries laws as a major threat to...
NGO

Zambian cabinet praised for approval of NGO law

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A consortium of civil society organizations on Thursday commended the Zambian government for approving in principle the repeal and replacement of the Non-Governmental Organization...

Pass Affirmative Action Bill Into Law Now – AAC

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The Affirmative Action Coalition (AAC), a group of Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) and individuals interested in the passage of an Affirmative Action Law for...

NiPDA seeks active community participation in development.

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The Ningo Prampram District Assembly (NiPDA) has organized a social auditing exercise to assess various projects undertaken by the assembly as part of popular...

Stakeholders in Ashanti discuss ways to sustain immunization funding

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A roundtable discussion has been held in Kumasi by key stakeholders and civil society organizations (CSOs) in health...

TVET, a sure way to curb graduate unemployment – GNECC

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The Ghana National Education Campaign Coalition (GNECC) on Friday said Technical and Vocational Education Training (TVET) should be fully adapted to help bring...
street protest over new voters' register

Political parties, CSOs stage second street protest against proposed new voters roll in Ghana

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The political parties and civil society organizations (CSOs) opposed to the compilation of a new voters' register ahead of Ghana's December elections have staged...

MDAs urged to use household register for research and planning

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Madam Cynthia Mamle Morrison, the Minister of Gender and Social Protection, has urged Municipal and District Assemblies (MDAs) in Upper East Region to use...
Voters' register

Seek peace and harmony in voters’ register saga

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The Ghana Federation of Labour (GFL) has appealed to political parties and other stakeholders to seek the nation's peace and harmony in...

Government urged to create immunization sustainability fund

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Civil Society Organizations (CSO) in Volta Region have called on government to create an immunization sustainability fund. They said such a fund would help...

Sekyere East scores 64 per cent in GSAM performance audit

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The Sekyere East District Assembly in the Ashanti Region, scored 64 per cent in a performance audit conducted by the Ghana Audit Service (GAS),...
Debt

11 civil society organizations demand for tough action to deal with Zambia’s debt situation

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Eleven civil society organizations on Monday called more proactive action from government in dealing with the debt problem which is seen as the major...

CDD-Ghana pushes for decentralization of health and education sectors

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The Ghana Centre for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana) is advocating for the decentralization of the health and education sectors for improved service delivery. The Centre believes...
nutrition

Nutrition and post-harvest losses sub-committee inaugurated in East Gonja

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An 11-member Nutrition and Post-harvest losses sub-committee to support the implementation of policies on addressing issues of nutrition and post-harvest losses in the East...
CSOs

CSOs urged to adhere to national guidelines on Comprehensive Sexuality Education

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Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) implementing Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) programmes across the country have been called to strictly adhere to the approved guidelines to...
Ya Naa Abukari Mahama II

Ya-Naa advocates end to child marriages

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The Ya-Na, Abubakari Mahama II, the Overlord of Dagbon has said he is committed to supporting government and Civil Society Organizations (CSOs)in the...
CSOs

Tanzania warns CSOs against insulting government

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Tanzanian Minister for Home Affairs Kangi Lugola on Thursday warned civil society organizations (CSOs) against insulting the government and misleading people. Speaking...

Open contracting : A catalyst to Africa’s development

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The global training and engagement lead for Open Contracting Partnership (OCP), Mr. David Selassie Opoku, has disclosed that, government contracting is worth trillions of...