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‘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...
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...
sports evangelism for PWDs

Church of Pentecost organises sports evangelism for PWDs

The Ministry to Persons With Disabilities (MPWDs) of the Church of Pentecost (CoP) says Christianity and sports evangelism should be inseparable. Overseer Alexander Nyame, the...
PWDs Inclusion

GFD calls for inclusion of PWDs in extractive industry

The Ghana Federation of Disability Organisations (GFD) has called on companies and stakeholders in the extractive industry to make more inclusive provisions for Persons...

Consider the good works of our DCE – Youth Atwima Mponua to President ...

The youth in the Atwima Mponua Constituency has appealed to the President of the Republic of Ghana, Nana Addo Danqwah Akuffo-Addo, to consider the...
Pwds Starter Up

Adaklu Assembly empowers PWDs with starter-up items

The Department of Social Welfare in collaboration with the Adaklu District Assembly on Wednesday presented starter-up items to 20 persons with disabilities (PWDs) at...

Henry Djaba Foundation urges President Akufo-Addo to appoint more women and PWDs

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has been urged to demonstrate his commitment towards gender equality, equity and all-inclusive governance by giving more women...
Wheelchairs Pwds

GIJ old students donate wheelchairs to PWDs

A group of old students of the Ghana Institute of Journalism (GIJ) through their NGO, ‘LiftUs Foundation’ has donated wheelchairs to three physically challenged...

Disability is not inability – PWDs challenged

Mr Godwin Gordon Gomado, Chairman, Akatsi North Disability Fund Management Committee has challenged Persons with Disability (PWDs) not to settle for less, but dare...
Trades Union Congress of Ghana (TUC-Ghana)

TUC calls for job security in the informal sector

The Trades Union Congress (TUC) has called for the protection of fundamental human rights, job security, and other occupational privileges for domestic workers to...
Accelerator Program

PWDs small business owners to receive support through accelerator program

The Covid-19 pandemic has posed numerous threats to the operations and financial sustainability of many businesses and resulted in dire economic consequences. According...
Birthday Donation

Otiko Djaba celebrates 59th Birthday with donation Of 59 Wheelchairs to PWDs

The former Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection, Madam Otiko Afisah Djaba has celebrated her 59th Birthday with a donation of 59 brand...
Madam Susan Mensah

Media urged to help fight stigma against PWDs

The media and civil society have been urged to become a force for change in combating stigma and discrimination against persons with disabilities (PWDs)...
Dr Emmanuel Lamptey

Ga Central Municipal Assembly supports PWDs

The support includes the donation of industrial sewing machine, knitting machine, deep freezers, furniture spraying machine, popcorn machine and cylinder, oven and cylinder, shoe...
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...
Pwd Day

GRCS celebrates International Day of PWDs in Central Region

The Central Regional Office of the Ghana Red Cross Society has marked this year’s International Day of Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) which falls on...

NIPDA disburses over GH123,000 to PWDs

The Ningo-Prampram District Assembly (NIPDA) has disbursed over GHS123,000 from its share of the District Assembly Common Fund to 54 Persons With Disabilities (PWDs). ...

PWDs in Bolagatanga Municipal receive funds to undertake businesses

The Department of Social welfare and community Development has presented cheques to 46 persons with disability in the Bolgatanga Municipality to undertake various...
Assembly Pwds

Sunyani West Assembly supports 72 PWDs

The Sunyani West Municipal Assembly has supported 72 Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) with items for commercial purposes and cash to improve their livelihood. ...
Disability Day

Protect rights of PWDs – Henry Djaba Foundation

The Henry Djaba Memorial Foundation has celebrated the 2020 International Day for Persons with Disability (PWDs) with a call on state and non-state actors...

Let’s change narrative of disability situation in Ghana – NCPD

The National Council on Persons With Diabilities (NCPD) under the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection (GCSP) has organised disability inclusion summit to...
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...
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...
Parliamentary Debate

Hundreds throng North Tongu parliamentary debate

Residents of North Tongu turned up in their numbers to listen to all three persons asking for their mandate to represent them in Parliament....

Human Rights Advocacy Centre leads fight against Covid-19 Stigmatization

The Human Rights Advocacy Centre (HRAC) has organized a stakeholders' inception meeting to kick start a project which aims at improving the mental health...

Many Ghanaians to vote on road infrastructure – NCCE

Many Ghanaian electorates have tagged road and infrastructure development as a priority which will influence their vote for a presidential Candidate on December 7,...

Tema West Municipal Assembly disburses money, items to PWDs

The Tema West Municipal Assembly, through its Department of Social Social Protection and Community Development, has presented items and disbursed cheques to Persons With...
Foundation Sensitisation

Henry Djaba Foundation sensitizes women, PWDs, other Groups On COVID-19 Protocols

The Henry Djaba Memorial Foundation, an NGO based in Accra has embarked on Community Sensitization programmes to increase awareness and knowledge on (COVID-19) for...

Thirty-six PWDs in Akatsi North receive support

Thirty-six Persons with Disability (PWDs) in the Akatsi North District have benefited from a distribution of assorted items to empower them to become economically...