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Leap As a Tool to Alleviating Poverty

Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP) programme, is a social cash transfer programme that provides cash and health insurance to the extremely poor households across the country.

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ENSURING RELIABLE WATER SUPPLY FOR AGRICULTURE—WHAT OPTIONS?

By G.D. Zaney

 

Agriculture, more than any other sector of national economies, consumes the most of fresh water, with global estimates indicating that it is responsible for an average of 70 per cent of fresh water consumption.

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Global Poverty And The Promise Of The New Information Communication Technology

Poverty is not a new social problem. In almost every society in the world, there is a segment of the population that we refer to as "the poor", those having little or no money and few or no material possessions; those who are deprived of essential goods and services such as adequate housing,

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HEALTHY EATING FOR DISEASE PREVENTION, WELLNESS, GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT

By G.D. Zaney

 

Micronutrients —essential vitamins and minerals— are dietary components required by the body in only small amounts, but essential for growth and development, disease prevention, and wellbeing.

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Containing Food Loss and Waste—The pathway to hunger-free Ghana

By G.D. Zaney

 

Despite an explosion in the growth of urban slums over the last decade, 76 per cent of the developing world’s 1.4 billion extremely poor people still live in rural areas, most of whom are smallholder farmers who depend on agriculture to make a living and feed their families, the 2013 Annual Report of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) has indicated.

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Trends In Implementing Virtual Learning Environment In Higher Education

THE advents of new educational technologies have brought about a pedagogical shift in higher education. "Today's technologies have opened new opportunities and frontiers in higher education for countless number of people who otherwise would have no access to education. 

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Emergence Of Cassava Revolution In Ghana?

WITH China signing cassava export agreement with Ghana in 2013, a number of excited local and Chinese companies are knocking on the doors of Ghanaian farmers and literally appealing to them to produce cassava for the huge Chinese market.

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PLEDGES OF MEMBER STATES IN THE THIRD AFRICA-ARAB SUMMIT-KUWAIT

The Third African- Arab Summit held in the Kuwait City under the theme, “Partners in Development and Investment” ended today, Wednesday 20-11-13.

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