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Ghana’s Agric Policy since 1960…Planting for Food and Jobs the new baby

By Sule N. Jotie

 

“There are two people in the world, the well-fed and the hungry. Hundreds of millions are worse than hungry - they are starved.”- Maurice Wood, Daily Graphic, August 6, 1962.

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The renewed efforts at fighting galamsey must not wane

By Victoria Antwi Sarpong

 

Illegal mining, popularly referred to as galamsey, has long been identified as an activity that should not be encouraged.

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CHILD LABOUR IS HARMFUL TO THE PHYSICAL, MORAL AND MENTAL DEVELOPMENT OF CHILDREN—THE WORLD MUST FIGHT IT

By Mabel D. Awuku & Ampomah Patience

 

 

I lived 5 years of my life working tirelessly for one very wealthy man who could have treated me better than he did or, perhaps, ensure that I was educated also. I was denied formal education. I had no time to enjoy life as any normal child. At age 8, I was solely responsible for the upkeep of the house of this man.

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Curbing mob injustice in Ghana —the role of the media

By Mabel D. Awuku and Ampomah Patience
 

“Solitude is strength; to depend on the presence of the crowd is weakness. The man who needs a mob to nerve him is much more alone than he imagines.”— Paul Brunton.

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Girls’ Education Network Launched

The renowned Ghanaian educationist, Dr. KwegyirAggrey once famously said “if you educate a male you educate an individual but if you educate a female you educate a nation.” This quote demonstrates the importance and the benefits to the society of female or girl-child education. 

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Camfed Ghana and The MasterCard Foundation implement transition program

Introduction


The transition from secondary school represents an especially challenging period in the lives of young people, particularly girls. It is a perilous time, especially for girls from poor rural communities.

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REGULATE OR STOP ILLEGAL SMALL -SCALE MINING ACTIVITIES

BY Godfred Kwaku Yormesor

 

If there is any Ghanaian citizen who claims to be oblivious of the menace or potential dangers posed to the national psyche by the escalation of illegal small scale - mining activities popularly dubbed “ galamsey”, he is neither realistic nor fair to himself.

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Overcoming the implementation challenges of the Ghana School Feeding Programme-SEND-Ghana’s view

By G.D. Zaney, Esq.

 

The Ghana School Feeding Programme (GSFP) is a pilot social protection project, the implementation of which began in 2005, to provide food to children at school and forms part of measures to eradicate extreme poverty and hunger, and achieve universal primary education.

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