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Women And Girls Must Be Participants And Leaders In Sport Recovery Plans – UN...

While the world is currently working on addressing and recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic, women and girls must be both participants and leaders in...
Health Girls Support

Plan International, partners support vulnerable girls with relief items

To reduce the effects of COVID-19 on vulnerable girls including kayayei, Plan International Ghana, has distributed reusable sanitary pads, face masks and hand sanitizers...
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta (front) addresses a televised news conference in Nairobi, Kenya, March 15, 2020. Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has announced stringent measures to help contain the spread of the deadly coronavirus after two new cases were confirmed on Sunday. Sub-Saharan Africa reported more novel coronavirus (COVID-19) cases on Sunday amid stronger countermeasures against the pandemic. (Xinhua)

Kenya intensifies efforts to protect women, girls

The COVID-19 pandemic has heightened risks that Kenyan women and girls are facing during their normal lives. Fortunately, key stakeholders are consolidating...

39 million girls in countries affected by armed conflicts lack access to quality education

An estimated 39 million girls in countries affected by armed conflicts, forced displacement or natural disasters lack access to quality education, Education Cannot Wait...
reproductive System

Pan African forum resolves to promote reproductive health for slum women, girls

The ninth African conference on sexual health and rights (ACSHR2020) wrapped up on Friday with delegates adopting a communique to help rally governments and...
Hon. Dr. Robert Kuganab-Lem

Empower women and girls to assert their sexual and reproductive rights – Dr. Kuganab-Lem

Ghana’s Member of Parliament (MP) for Binduri in the Upper East Region, Hon. Dr. Robert Kuganab-Lem has called on African governments to empower women...
Workplace Sexual Abuse

Women movement in Zambia rue continued sexual harassment of girls

The women movement in Zambia on Wednesday expressed concern that cases of defilement of a girl child have continued unabated despite efforts the curb...

Canadian-Based Ghanaian Pastor Offer Educational Support To 3 Girls

Canadian-based Pastor, Prophet Dr. Kofi Danso who presides over the Miracle Arena for all Nations Church in Toronto, Canada has extended educational support to...
sanitary pads

WASH stakeholders advocate changing rooms and free pads for girls

Practitioners in the Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Sector conference have advocated for changing rooms in schools to enable the girl-child have some convenience...

PlanGhana, Faytex Menstrual Education Train Empowers Girls

Two international Organizations Plan Ghana and Fayyex International as part of their efforts to see the rate of girls in schools increased and also...

MP appeals to parents not to neglect educating girls

Dr Rashid Pelpuo, Member of Parliament (MP) for the Wa Central Constituency, has appealed to parents not to neglect their duties of educating their...
Dr Maymunah Kadiri

Frequent sex frees women, girls from depression – Psychiatrist

Maintaining a good sex life will avert psychiatric disorders and emotional imbalance, says a Nigerian psychiatric, Dr Maymunah Kadiri. She said women who enjoy...
Girls Training

Girls trained to be Bloggers and to share their own stories

A total of 30 girls have been trained on blogging as part of efforts to prepare them to own their voices and be able...

Take up leadership roles in the ICT industry – Minister

Sixty (60) girls from selected basic schools in the Western Region are in Accra to participate in the Girls-in-ICT initiative mentorship week aimed at...
sanitary pads

Hundreds of Namibian school going girls benefit from sanitary project

Hundreds of school going girls in Namibia have benefited from a sanitary project aiming to create equal opportunities for girls to excel in school. ...

Take Advantage Of The Opportunities In The ICT World – Communications Minister

The Minister for Communications, Mrs Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, has encouraged girls in Ghana’s basic schools to be passionate and take advantage of the ...
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UNESCO chief hails Xi’s pledge to women and girls development

Peng Liyuan, wife of Chinese President Xi Jinping, has made strong commitments to the development of women and girls as a UNESCO Special Envoy,...
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Sabrina Dhowre Had a Bachelorette Getaway with Her Girls in Utah

The 46-year-old actor popped the question to the model last February, and over the weekend she celebrated her forthcoming marriage to the 'Luther' star...
Girls Support

Parents Encouraged to Train Their Girls at the Tertiary Level

A businesswoman in Sunyani, Mrs. Vivian Quansah, has entreated parents and guardians to give the necessary support to their adolescent girl-children to enable them...
reproductive System

EXP Ghana Creates Awareness on female reproductive System for Girls

The female staff of EXP Ghana, part of Africa’s largest and leading experiential agency, led by Lydia Parker Wricketts, the Business Development Director, organized...
Anaemia Girls

Iron Folic Acid Supplements Lessens Anaemia in Girls

A study conducted by the Ghana Health Service (GHS) has indicated an overall reduction in anaemia levels of girls in Junior and Senior High...

MP Evaluates President’s SoNA for Failing to Address Kidnapping of Girls

Dr Bernice Adiku Heloo, Member of Parliament (MP) for Hohoe has faulted President Nana Akufo-Addo for not highlighting the issue of the three kidnappings...
ARHR Workshop

ARHR Equip Girls to Defend Their Rights

To mark the International Women’s Day on Friday, the Alliance for Reproductive Health Rights (ARHR), provided some girls in the Ashiedu Keteke Sub-Metro with...
Standard Charted

St. Mary’s SHS Gets Empowered by Standard Chartered Bank

As part of the celebration marking this year’s International Women’s Day, the Standard Chartered Bank has organised a mentoring session for girls at the...
sanitary pads

Only 17 percent of rural women, girls in Namibia have access to improved sanitation...

Only 17 percent of women and girls living in rural areas in Namibia have access to improved sanitation facilities, Minister of Gender Equality and...
Demonstrators hold placards during a protest against Al shabab insurgents outside Lido beach in the Somali capital Mogadishu, on January 28, 2016. Al Shebab killed at least 19 people when five gunmen detonated a bomb before storming a restaurant in the at Lido beach on January 22, 2016. / AFP / MOHAMED ABDIWAHAB

Aid agencies call for strict measures to protect women, girls in Somalia

Aid agencies operating in Somalia on Sunday called for stern measures to protect women and girls in the Horn of Africa nation. The Somalia NGO...
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Stakeholders Address Anaemia in Adolescents Girls in Ashanti

The Ashanti Regional Directorate of the Ghana Health Service (GHS) has held a stakeholders’ meeting over the implementation of the Girls'-Folate Tablet Supplementation (GIFTS)...
Girls Abuse

Government Charged to Lay Emphasis on STEM Education for Girls

The Youth Bridge Foundation has called on government to prioritise Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education for the girl-child and invest more in...
Space Science Systems Research Institute (SSSRI)

1,000 Girls to Receive Training Under STEM Education project

The Space Science Systems Research Institute (SSSRI), an independent research institute, has announced plans to train 1000 girls at the basic and senior high...

Police caution girls on their Facebook friends

Mr David Eklu, the Director General of Public Affairs of the Ghana Police Service, has asked girls to be wary of friends they make...