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Dr Leticia Adelaide Appiah

Media urged to maintain awareness on reproductive health needs of women

The National Population Council (NPC), has called for media support to create and maintain awareness on sexual and reproductive health needs of women and...

COVID-19 reversing decades of progress on poverty, healthcare, education

The COVID-19 pandemic is reversing decades of progress on poverty, healthcare and education, a UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs annual report has...
climate change

Coalition wants climate change mainstreamed in political activities

The Youth Coalition for promotion of the SDGs in Ghana is demanding the mainstreaming of climate change sensitization into their political activities ahead of...

African countries efficiently tackling tax evasion and money laundering

African countries made great strides in strengthening commitments and capacity to achieve tax transparency and exchange information on illicit fund flows in 2019, the...
Civil Society Organisations

Prioritize WASH in mid-year budget allocations – CSOs to government

Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) platform on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have called on government to increase budgetary allocations for Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)...
Mrs Kate Quartey Papafio Chief Executive Officer Of Reroy Cables

Private Sector Advisory Group will spur economic growth – CEO

Mrs Kate Quartey-Papafio, the Chief Executive Officer of Reroy Cables, said the establishment of the CEOs Private Sector Advisory Group would stimulate economic development...

COVID-19 could push 29 million Africans into extreme poverty – UNECA

The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) on Wednesday projected that the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic could push 29 million people into extreme poverty...

Agriculture must be re-defined to attract the youth – IBRAF

The youth engagement in agricultural practices was the topic of a webinar promoted by IBRAF with the participation of FAO, WFP and the African...
Social Au Celebration

UBA to celebrate African Day with a dialogue on SDGs

The United Bank for Africa (UBA), is set to celebrate African Day with a virtual dialogue on the attainment of the Sustainable Development Goals...

UNFPA calls for accelerated efforts to end fistula by 2030

Dr Natalia Kamen, the Executive Director of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), has called for accelerated efforts towards ending obstetric fistula by 2030,...
Kath Maternity

KATH Maternity and Children’s Block, critical to saving lives – President

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has performed a ground-breaking ceremony to mark the reactivation of works on the 44-year-old abandoned Maternity and Children’s Block...
Eban Capital

Eban Capital and partners roll out MASLOC integrated software platform

Eban Capital Limited, a Ghanaian Fintech, and its technology partners, have rolled out the first phase of the Integrated Software Platform (ISP) for Micro-Finance...
Cso Platform On Sdgs Supports Shelters

CSO Platform on SDGs supports 10 shelters

The Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) Platform on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) has presented assorted items to 10 shelters in Greater Accra and Greater...
Cso Platform On Sdgs

CSO platform on SDGs gives to less privileged

The Ghana Civil Society Platform on Sustainable Development Goals, working with its strategic partners, has supported some less privileged groups with relief items valued...
Social Award Presentation

Sekyere-Kumawu DCE receives international ward

Mr Samuel Addai Agyekum, District Chief Executive (DCE)for Sekyere-Kumawu has been honoured for his outstanding contribution towards the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals...

We compete with animals for water – Damwaateon women

Some women at Damwaateon, a deprived farming community in the Wa West District of the Upper West Region have experienced concern about the manner...

Opinion: Exercise can be good for you and your country especially during a crisis...

Public parks have been gated shut, beaches emptied and stadia deserted, as an unprecedented 2.5 billion people across the world are told to sit...

COVID-19: CSOs call for multistakeholder forum for resource mobilisation

Civil Society Organisations including networks, coalitions and associations, under the Ghana Civil Society Organisations Platform (CSOs) on Sustainable Development Goals...
Social Institutions Covid

STU supplies free sanitizers for Sunyani populace

The Authorities of the Sunyani Technical University (STU) has presented alcohol based sanitizers to staff of the University, educational institutions and a section...

Baleofiiri Assembly Member appeals for potable water

Mr Yussif Gizuure, the Assembly Member for the Baleofiiri Electoral Area in the Wa West District, has appealed to government and benevolent non-governmental organisations...
Black Stars, Asamoah Gyan,

I will support youth empowerment –Asamoah Gyan

Mr Asamoah Gyan, former captain of Ghana Black Stars, says he will support the United Nations Youth Association Ghana’s (UNYA-GH) programmes to empower the...
Dr Leticia A Appiah

Media must intensify advocacy and education on ASRHR – NPC

The National Population Council (NPC), on Thursday called for media partnership in intensifying advocacy and education on Adolescent, Sexual, and Reproductive Health (ASRH)...
Economics Gipc Code New Join

We will incentivize companies that drive achievement of SDGs – GIPC

Mr Yofi Grant, Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC), has said the Centre will incentivize companies that would help the...
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...

HFFG commends Ghanaian women for aspiring to the top

The Hope for Future Generation (HFFG), has commended the many Ghanaian women who have over the years, risen to lead key institutions in the...

Trade value gaps clocks US$8.7 Billion in a 10 year study – GFI

The Global Financial Integrity (GFI) report of 2020 has said value gaps between the 135 developing countries and the 36 advanced nations over a...

Noguchi builds capacity of African scientists on COVID-19

The Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, University of Ghana, on Thursday brought its training programme, aimed at building the capacity of laboratory...

Youth must stand for peace in Election 2020 – UN Youth

Madam Lilian Sally Addo, Country Head, United Nations Youth Association Ghana (UNYA-GH), on Monday called on all youth across the country to be agents...
Sustainable Development Goal Sdgs

Namibia launches sustainable development goals online hub

Namibia on Friday night launched a Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) online hub which is meant to be a platform for continuous and meaningful engagement...

Universities must lead development agenda – Prof Gordon

African universities have been charged to design programmes capable of producing critical thinkers and innovators to manage the continent’s natural resources for development. Professor Chris...