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Acquisition of Building Permits goes virtual

The Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development, with the Department for International Development (DFID), United Kingdom, on Tuesday, launched the online platform for...
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CDD-Ghana launches Manifestos for Development Project

Informed by the growing recognition of the significance of manifestos and its effects in shaping the development agenda in Ghana, the Ghana Center for...

Afrikids Ghana presents 400 duals desks to basic schools

Afrikids Ghana, a Child Rights Organization, has procured and presented 400 metal dual desks to poor rural basic schools in the Upper East Region...

DFID and NDA discuss ‘Cities for Industrialisation Growth’ programme

The Department for International Development (DFID) and the Northern Development Authority (NDA) have held discussions about the former’s impending Urban Development and Industrialisation Programme...

80 percent of childhood cancers are curable : WCC

Approximately 300,000 children are diagnosed with cancers worldwide every year. Just as cancer is feared in adults because it readily kills, it does same...

UK denies aiding corrupt regimes

The British government has rejected suggestions that it has been providing aid to corrupt regimes that fail to account for the funding. The Department for...

UK reviews support for AfDB

The UK government is reviewing the effectiveness of the Department for International Development’s (DFID) financial support to the African Development Bank (AfDB) to reassess...

U.K Government to support refugees in Tanzania with US$6 million

Britain has contributed 6,385,696 U.S. dollars to the UN refugee agency in Tanzania to support more than 300,000 refugees and asylum-seekers hosted in the...
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DFID Delegation Tours BasicNeeds Ghana projects

A team from the Department for International Development (DFID) has paid a monitoring visit to parts of the Greater Accra Region to inspect BasicNeeds...

Challenges Worldwide to observe World Youth Skills Day, July 15

On Saturday 15 July, DFID funded International Citizen Service (ICS) and UK-based NGO Challenges Worldwide will be holding a presentation at the Kumasi Academy...

400 people benefit from DFID funded WASH interventions

These 400 people in Waterloo are part of more than 150,000 people in Sierra Leone who are set to benefit from improved water, sanitation...

Afram Plains gains from CBE project

Sekyere Afram Plains, one of the most deprived and hard-to-reach districts in the Ashanti Region, has been selected to benefit from the Comprehensive Basic...

Second Payment Of LEAP Ends In Bolgatanga Municipality

The forty seventh payment cycle cash grant and the second payment in 2017 to beneficiaries under the Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP) programme in...

PPAG Remains Committed To Promoting Reproductive Health

The Planned Parenthood Association of Ghana (PPAG) a non-governmental organisation (NGO) dedicated to the promotion of sexual and reproductive health and rights, at the...
Photo taken on July 21, 2015 shows exposed riverbed in Shanzuizi Village of northeast China's Liaoning Province. The lingering drought in Liaoning has resulted in about 178,200 people lack of drinking water and has affected about 1.15 million hectares of crops. (Xinhua/Li Gang)

UK Sends More Aid To Zimbabwe As Drought Intensifies

4.1 million people in Zimbabwe are expected to be unable to meet their food needs during the peak impact of the El Nino induced...
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Dar es Salaam: New British High Commissioner Elect Received

Ms. Cooke succeeds Ms. Dianna Melrose and will be the third successive female British High Commissioner to Tanzania. Ms. Cooke joined the British Civil Service...

SMC administered to over 150,000 children in Upper West

The targeted population aged from 3-59 months received the drug between 8th and 13th of August (2016) and it is expected to fortify them...

High neonatal deaths recorded in Brong Ahafo Region

The situation, she said, has contributed to the high annual neonatal deaths recorded in the Region, which she described as very disturbing. Dr. Appiah who...

Ghanaian Judges Urge Fair, Firm Determination Of Election Cases

Mr Justice Jones Victor Dotse, tasked members of the lower bench to be consistence in sentencing so that they do not send wrong signal...

DFID Built 54 Adolescent Health Corners In Brong-Ahafo

The Department of International Development (DFID) of the United Kingdom Agency for International Development (UKAID) together with the Government of Ghana, are providing funding...
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STAR-Ghana and DPs support 36 civil society groups to strengthen Ghana’s democracy

To this end, the organization and its partners made up of the Department for International Development (DFID), Danish International Development Agency (DANIDA) and the...

Value data for better economic development – IMF

Organized by the Government of Ghana, the International Monetary Fund (IMF), and the United Kingdom Department for International Development (DFID), the conference brought together...
Ghana Complementary Basic Education

More Than 1,000 Commence GCBE at Tolon

World Education, Ghana, a non-governmental organization is implementing the GCBE programme with sponsorship from the Department for International Development (DFID), and the beneficiaries have...
Ghana school

keep the child in school and save their future

Article 25 (a) of Ghana’s 1992 Constitution says basic education shall be free, compulsory and available to every citizen. The Education Act of 2008...
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Infuse SDGs into national development plan- UNFPA

The UNFPA is of the view that Ghana has the potential of achieving the goals of the...
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LEAP is making notable advancement – Nana Oye Lithur

She announced that a study by the United Nations International Children’s Fund had revealed that every GHȼ 1.00 injected into a LEAP community...
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DFID comes to Ghana’s aid with over ? 65 million

Mrs Pamela Jenkins, Team Leader, Human Development Team, DFID, said about the same amount is reaching Ghana from their centrally managed programmes and from...

Oil revenue surges to GH?5.2 billion

But the Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) monitoring the judicious use of the oil revenues for the people has admitted that it is...

DFID provides support for businesses

Mr Francis Opoku-Mensah, Enterprise Finance Manager for ENGINE Investors and Financing Dialogue, addressing the third edition of the Investor and Network Dialogue Session in...
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Health care providers upgrade skills

Health care service providers in the Upper East Region have attended a day?s capacity building workshop on the use of Rapid Diagnostic Tests (RDTs). ...