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The significance of celebrating the 21st anniversary of the National Best Teacher Award Scheme and the way forward

By: Dan Osman Mwin

 

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal; it is the courage to continue that counts”. Witson Churchill

The Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary defines education as “a process of teaching, training and learning, especially in schools or colleges, to improve knowledge and develop skills”.

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Complementary Education: Changing Lives

By Matilda Tettey

 

It is a market day in a small village in Kintampo, a town in the Brong Ahafo Region in Ghana. It is also a school day. Living here is a 14-year-old Gyanbea, a girl determined to do something exceptional with her life. She believes that education is the key to her success but to her and many others in Ghana, school is often a distant dream.

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SUCCESS OF UN SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS 2030: THE WORLD MUST LISTEN TO AFRICA

By Mawutodzi Kodzo Abissath

 

Traditional wisdom counsels: “If you set up a trap to catch a prey, you don’t stand by and drive away all approaching games at the same time.”

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PROMOTING A HEALTHIER, SECURE AGEING

By G.D. Zaney

United Nations (UN) population sources indicate that in 1950, the population of the world’s aged, 60 years or above, was 205 million persons.

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The Church must respond to current challenges of Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights

By G.D. Zaney

The battle against Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV) and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) is far from over, even as gender inequity and sexual violence persist globally. In other words, HIV/AIDS and sexual violence are inextricably linked.

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Is Founder’s Day Worth Celebrating?

By ASP James Annan

The National Founder’s Day was set aside as a public holiday to commemorate the birthday of Ghana’s first president, Osagyefo Dr. Kwame Nkrumah of blessed memory. The event is observed on September 21 of every year to honour the founding fathers of our Motherland. 

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Biosafety and biotechnology in Ghana: Journalists and Scientists must work as partners in development

By Mawutodzi Kodzo Abissath

 

The wisdom of our ancestors is reflected in this simple proverb that says: “One tree does not make a forest!”

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Global Human Development Sustainability: Men must step aside for Women to take over the administration of the United Nations in 2016

By Mawutodzi Kodzo Abissath

A very simple Ghanaian proverb admonishes: “A child who does not want his mother to sleep will not also sleep either.”

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