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Rotary Donation

Tema-Meridian Rotary Club donates to Ashaiman PWD

The Rotary Club of Tema Meridian, supported by the Rotary Club of Noble Park Dingley-Australia, has donated sewing machines to Persons With Disability (PWD)...

Support PWDs advocate for their right

The Ghana Federation of Disability (GFD) Organization have called on the media and stakeholders to support the Disability Right Network (DRN) in advocating for...

‘Begging on the streets robs PWDs of their dignity’

The Disability Forum of Ghana at the weekend asked government to empower Persons with Disability (PWDs) to make them stop begging on the streets...
PWD Ashaiman

“Development must have disability friendly component”- Eric Kwatia

Mr Eric Gregory Kwatia, Chairman of the Finance and Accounts Committee at the Ashaiman Municipal Assembly (AshMA), has asked engineers and planners to make...
Nkwatia Royals supports

Nkwatia Royals supports the aged and PWDs at Kwahu Nkwatia

The Nkwatia Royals, descendants of Nana Atuobi Yiadom IV, the late Chief of Kwahu Nkwatia has donated food items worth GHS20,000.00 to the aged...

PWDs appeal for PPE

Madam Sirina Mahamadu, the Bono Regional representative of the Ghana Federation of Disability (GFD) organisation has appealed to government, benevolent donors and philanthropist to...

Ghanaian sculptor receives international attention for promoting rights of persons with disability

Yajim Amadu, a Ghanaian based in the United States, is receiving international attention for using sculpture to change perceptions about disability. Amadu, who went to...

Bornwin Foundation donates to Persons with Disability

The Bornwin Foundation, a Community Based Organisation has donated assorted items to Persons with Disability (PWDs) in Tema New Town. The Donation...
PWD's Support

Fanteakwa PWDs equipped with skills training tools

Several Persons With Disability (PWDs) in the Fanteakwa South Municipal Assembly in Eastern Region have received their share of the District Assembly Common Fund...

More than 500 PWDs in Sunyani West receive support

More than 500 persons with disability (PWDs) have benefited from government's sustainable disability support projects in the Sunyani West Municipality. Mr...
Mr Joshua Makubu

Let’s integrate PWDs to build inclusive society – Minister designate

Mr Joshua Makubu, Oti Regional Minister-designate, has urged stakeholders including; the government and the private sector players to elevate the discourse at building inclusive,...
William Asare

Table Tennis: William Asare win’s 2020 Vodafone Ghana Foundation PWD tourney

William Asare, emerged winner at this year's Person's With Disability (PWD) table tennis competition which came off at the Accra Sports Stadium on Wednesday,16th...
Pwds In Sports

Vodafone Ghana celebrates PWDs in sports

To make the yuletide month of December a memorable one for Persons with Disability (PWD), Vodafone Ghana Foundation has organised sporting activities to entertain...

E.C trains persons with Disability on Elections

The Electoral Commission of Ghana in collaboration with the National Council on Persons with Disability, has held a one day training workshop on election...
Pwds Supported

Hohoe Municipal Assembly supports 88 PWDs

The Hohoe Municipal Assembly has extended support to 88 Persons With Disability (PWDs) with items worth GH¢322,694. They include 55 stocked...

NCCE organizes parliamentary debate in Lower Manya Krobo

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) has organized a parliamentary debate in Lower Manya Krobo Constituency to give platform to the three parliamentary...

GFD Examines Manifestos of Political Parties

The Ghana Federation of Disability Organization (GFD)has held the Southern zone analysis of the portions of political party manifestos that affect Persons with Disability...
Ghana Federation Of Disability Organisations Gfdo

PWDs analyze manifestos of political parties

The Ghana Federation of Disability Organizations (GFD) has called on Political parties to endeavor to elevate the National Council on Persons with Disability into...

Two PCs missing in Keta parliamentary debate

Two out of three aspirants vying for the parliamentary seat in Keta failed to show up for a debate organised in their honour. The Inter-Party...
Wheelchair Users

PWDS require targeted social interventions-Dr Naami

Dr Augustina Naami, a lecturer at the University of Ghana, says Persons With Disability (PWDs) in Ghana need targeted social intervention programmes to address...

COVID-19: Persons with disability cry out to government

Persons With Disability (PWD) are pleading with the Ghanaian Government (GoG) to consider them in every program and policies of national concern during this...
Mr Peter Anomah Kordieh

Media Organizations should make their content accessible to Persons with Disability

Mr Peter Anomah-Kordieh, Programmes Advisor at Sightsavers, a non-governmental organization, has called on media organizations to make their content accessible to persons with disabilities He...
Assembly Disable

PWDs in Amansie South receive support

Sixty (60) Persons With Disability (PWDs) in the Amansie South District have received various items from the District Assembly to support their business operations. ...
President John Dramani Mahama

Mahama promises to support PWDs

Former President John Dramani Mahama has given hope to Persons with Disability (PWDs)by promising to increase their share of the District Assembly Common Fund...

PWDs in Ashaiman lament over delay in disbursement of fund

Some Persons With Disability (PWD) in the Ashaiman Municipality have lamented over the two year delay in the disbursement of their share of the...
Covid Readiness

Akaa community pledges support to fight COVID-19

Nana Oppong Kyekyeku IV, Chief of Akaa, a farming community in the Jasikan District has declared the readiness of the people to support stakeholders...
Voters Registration

Voters Register: More women registering

Preliminary statistics indicate women and first time voters have shown keen interest in the ongoing voters registration exercise, Mrs Jean Mensa, Chairperson of the...
Social Support Pwds

Kadjebi Assembly supports PWDs with start-up kits, cash

The Kadjebi District Assembly in the Oti Region has presented some start-up kits and working capital valued at GHC196,400.00. to 85 Persons With Disability...
Sexual Health Rights

Persons with Disability schooled on their sexual health rights

The Alliance for Reproductive Health Rights (ARHR) has held a training for 25 girls with disabilities at James Town in Accra on their...
Politics Assembly Support

Old Tafo Assembly supports 16 more PWDs to start their businesses

The Old Tafo Municipal Assembly has presented various items to 16 selected Persons with Disability (PWDs) in the municipality to economically empower them. ...