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Northern Region deserves one district-one library – NGO


Tamale based Non-Governmental Organization, Youth Empowerment for Life, (YEfL) has proposed the introduction of “one district-one library” policy for Northern Region. This follows damning reports of poor reading and spelling skills attributed to majority of basic school pupils in the Northern Region. The Centre for Active Learning and Development (CALID), an NGO, lately revealed that 48.5% of basic school pupils ...

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NGO supports school under tree in Volta Region


A non-governmental organisation, Pencils of Promise is putting up a new classroom block for the Avekpordome Basic School in the Ketu North District of the Volta Region. Pupils of the school have been studying under trees and other precarious structures like shades made of palm fronds but the intervention of the NGO will bring a lot of relief to the school. ...

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Kwame Sefa Kayi launches campaign to reduce child mortality


Kokrokoo Charities Foundation, a Non-Government Organisation (NGO)  founded by Ace Broadcaster, Kwame Sefa Kayi has launched a campaign to raise fund to purchase hundred incubators to be distributed to health facilities across the country. The campaign which was officially out-doored by the wife of Ghana’s vice President Samira Bawumia, was initiated in 2015 with the aim of reducing the mortality ...

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Prioritize quality healthcare – Nana Addo urged

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The government has been asked to make access to quality healthcare a major priority on its development agenda. Mr. Archibald Adams, Coordinator, Universal Access Healthcare Campaign (UAHCC), a local NGO, said the government  must remove all bottlenecks and ensure efficiency in the operations of the national health insurance scheme (NHIS). He was speaking at the opening of a day’s capacity-building ...

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NGO supports mentally challenged persons


Basic Needs-Ghana, in partnership with the Korean International Corporation Agency (KOICA), has provided support to mentally challenged and epileptic persons and their care-givers in the Northern, Upper East and Upper West Regions. A total of 300 beneficiaries, made up of 200 females and 100 males received sewing machines with accessories each, while another 150 received two small ruminants each to ...

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Reading project launched in North Dayi


Edami foundation a Non-governmental organization (NGO) working to improving quality education of children has launched a reading project in Anfoega in the North Dayi District of the Volta Region. As part of the project, reading clubs would be established in schools and teachers would be engaged to assist facilitate the activities. At the launch, pupils in some schools in the ...

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