Daily Archives: June 13, 2020

Africa needs better systems to improve farmer incomes, livelihoods – Fairtrade Africa

  Accra Mr Edward Akapire, the Head of Region, Fairtrade Africa West Africa Network, has called for better systems beyond organisation, governance, and internal management systems to improve farmer income and livelihoods in Africa.   He said whereas addressing trade relations and social issues, with focus on the nexus of leadership and empowerment, they were

GNCCI Leadership visits businesses to assess COVID-19 impact

Takoradi The leadership of the Ghana National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GNCCI) has paid a working visit to some member businesses in Takoradi to ascertain the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on their activities. The visit also enabled the team, led by Nana Dr Appiagye Dankawoso I, the GNCCI President, who happens to be

COVID-19: Ghana’s case count exceeds 11,000

Accra Ghana’s confirmed COVID-19 cases have increased to 11,118 after it confirmed 262 new infections over the past 24 hours. The latest update on the Ghana Health Service’s website indicates that the new infections were recorded in five regions of the country.   They are the Greater Accra Region – 97; Ashanti Region – 84;

ARHR sensitizes out of school adolescent girls on reproductive rights

  Peki (V/R) Alliance for Reproductive Health Rights (ARHR), has organized a day’s sensitization workshop for out of school adolescent girls with disabilities at Peki in South Dayi District on their sexual and reproductive health rights.   The training was in collaboration with the Volta Educational Renaissance Foundation (VERef) with funding from the United Nations

Blood Foundation commends blood donors

Accra The Board of Trustees of the Ghana Blood Foundation has commended all voluntary blood donors for their selfless commitment to donating blood to save lives. It called on all to be committed to the campaign for regular voluntary blood donation to avoid needless deaths at the various hospitals.   This was in a statement