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Four injured in explosion during International Women’s Day celebration in Cameroon’s restive Anglophone region

At least four members of Cameroon's security forces were "seriously" injured after an improvised explosive device exploded during celebrations of the International Women's Day...
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Women encouraged to support one another for recognition and equality

Mr William Anim-Dankwa, Acting Team Leader of the Christian Children’s Fund of Canada (CCFC), has advised women to support one another to gain equality...
Her Ladyship Justice Sophia Akuffo Former Chief Justice Of Ghana Delivering Her Message At The Forum To Commemorate International Womenu S Day At Mtn House

MTN Ghana celebrates International Women’s Day with Former Chief Justice Sophia Akuffo

MTN Ghana, the leading telecommunications service provider celebrated women on International Women’s Day by organizing a forum to promote equality for women under the...
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The Hunger Project Ghana celebrates women

The Hunger Project Ghana (THP-G), an organization working to empower communities to sustainably end hunger in Ghana, has...
mrs freda prempeh

Violence against women still prevalent, despite Domestic Violence Act

A legislator at the weekend expressed regret about the multiple forms of violence against women and girls, saying violence remained prevalent in the country,...
osei kyei mensah bonsu

Majority Leader advocates property rights of spouses ahead of Affirmative Action

Majority Leader Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu has called on gender advocates to focus on the promotion of the legislation on the Property Rights of Spouses,...
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First Lady supports 120 women in Central Region

The First Lady, Mrs Rebecca Naa Okaikor Akufo-Addo, on Tuesday supported more than 120 women in the Central Region as part of activities marking...
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Women told to believe in their capabilities

The Western Regional Coordinating Council in collaboration with various women groups have celebrated the International Women's Day with a call on women to believe...
universal access to health care campaign uahcc

Manifesto on women’s health right presented to Deputy Health Minister

Members of the Universal Access to Health Care Campaign (UAHCC) and the Primary Health Care Advocacy Coalition on Monday presented to the Ministry of...
Ghanaians Sports Women

WOSPAG President Miss Joyce Mahama Salutes Ghanaians Sports Women

On the occasion to celebrate International Women’s Day on March 8, Mrs. Joyce Mahama president of Women Sports Association of Ghana (WOSPAG) ...
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Gender Ministry commemorates International Women’s Day

The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection, has marked the 2020 International Women's Day in Accra, with a dinner and an awards night...
African Union headquarters

AU vows to beef up efforts towards addressing gender parity in Africa

As the International Women's Day is marked under the theme "I am generation equality: realizing women's rights," the African Union (AU) has reiterated its...
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Commonwealth gathering urges countries to end gender inequality by 2030

A Commonwealth gathering has called for an end to gender inequality by 2030 so every girl can have the same opportunities as boys. Ahead of...
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Celebrating Womanhood, the fight for Equality is on

Today, March 8 2020 is International Women's Day (IWD) a day dedicated to the celebration of the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of...

First Lady salutes Ghanaian women on International Women’s Day

First Lady Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo, says she recognise and celebrate all the amazing Ghanaian women on the occasion of International Women’s Day, being...
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Ghana celebrates International Women’s Day

Ghana is on Sunday, joining the world to commemorate International Women’s Day - marked annually on March 8 to celebrate the achievements of women...
Intergovernmental Authority on Development

East African bloc reiterates its commitment to women’s rights

The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) has reiterated its commitment towards women's rights as the International Women's Day is marked under the theme "I...
gender inequality

UN experts call for men’s participation in movements for gender equality

In the run-up to International Women's Day, which falls on March 8, a group of UN experts Friday called on men around the world...
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UN chief underscores importance of gender equality ahead of Women’s Day

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday underscored the importance of gender equality ahead of the International Women's Day. In a video message for the Day...
Women Land

IWD: RAINS promote Women’s rights

The Regional Advisory Information and Network Systems (RAINS) has held a durbar to mark this year’s International Women’s Day (IWD) celebration with a call...
National Democratic Congress (NDC)

Women Empowerment Would Ensure Gender Equality

The Women's Wing of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Volta Region has called for the empowerment of women to ensure gender...
Women Fisheries

Ghana’s fishing industry needs women in tackling current crisis

Women play a crucial role in Ghana’s fisheries and the current crisis in the country’s fish stocks cannot be fully solved without their input...
Ms Joyce Ahiadorme

200 Women Receive Training from Voltic on International Women’s Day

Two hundred women comprising factory hands, hawkers, retailers, wholesalers and distributors within the Voltic Cool Pac Sachet water value chain have been trained on...
Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH)

KATH Organises Breast Screening for Staff on International Women’s Day

The Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) in Kumasi on Friday organized a free breast cancer screening and education for its female staff as part...
Woman S Day

Women and Work Side Harassment

As the world celebrates women on International Women’s Day (IWD) with a focus on women’s right, on the theme “Balance for Better”, I will...

NCCE Applauds Women on International Women’s Day

The National Commission for Civic Education, (NCCE) on Friday joined the rest of the world to celebrate the International Women’s Day to recognise the...
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...
Mrs Sandra Opoku

International Women’s Day: Profiling Tema Ports First Female Boss

Mrs Sandra Opoku, newly appointed Acting Director of Tema Port, has promised to streamline staff issues, revenue mobilization and security at the Port. Mrs Opoku...
Mrs Jean Mensa

EC Admires Women’s Role in Fronting Democracy and Development

The Electoral Commission (EC) of Ghana, in statement to mark International Women’s Day, on Thursday, March 8, applauded the contributions of women towards the...
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Ghana to Observe International Women’s Day

Ghana would on Friday, join the global commemoration of the United Nations International Women’s Day, which falls annually on March 8, under various themes,...