A24Y Project Beneficiaries Declared Child Marriage Ambassadors

One hundred girls of the Prisons School Complex in Tamale, as well as their parents have been declared Child Marriage Ambassadors, after they successfully went through sessions and training of female empowerment to identify the warning signs and symptoms of child and forced marriages including how to prevent them. This was after ten months ofContinue reading “A24Y Project Beneficiaries Declared Child Marriage Ambassadors”

PRESS RELEASE ON PARBOIL RICE BY THE YOUTH ADVOCACY ON RIGHTS AND OPPORTUNITIES (YARO)

Ghana has been spending an excess of 1 billion US Dollars on the importation of rice every year since 2015 and we at YARO see this trend to be a creation of a problem for an ailing economy like Ghana, when we can focus on retooling our local rice production sector. A survey we conductedContinue reading “PRESS RELEASE ON PARBOIL RICE BY THE YOUTH ADVOCACY ON RIGHTS AND OPPORTUNITIES (YARO)”

WUZDA Ghana Celebrates Girls On Idgc In Partnership With Girls Not Brides – Ghana

WUZDA Ghana in partnership with Girls Not Brides Ghana has celebrated the 2019 International Day of the Girl Child Under the theme “GirlForce, Unscripted and Unstoppable”. The event which took place in Bolgatanga in the Upper West Region on the 11th of October brought together various members of the Girls Not Brides Ghana in aContinue reading “WUZDA Ghana Celebrates Girls On Idgc In Partnership With Girls Not Brides – Ghana”

PRESS RELEASE: Invest in a skilled ‘GirlForce’ says Girls Not Brides, Ghana Partnership on International Day of the Girl.

PRESS RELEASE: Invest in a skilled ‘GirlForce’ says Girls Not Brides, Ghana Partnership on International Day of the Girl. BOLGA – As the world celebrates International Day of the Girl on 11 October, Girls Not Brides, Ghana Partnership is calling for greater investments to improve girls’ education, skills, and job prospects in Ghana. We stressContinue reading “PRESS RELEASE: Invest in a skilled ‘GirlForce’ says Girls Not Brides, Ghana Partnership on International Day of the Girl.”

WUZDA Ghana Launches New Project to Tackle Child Marriage

WUZDA Ghana has launched a new project aimed at contributing to ending the menace of Child Marriage in the northern part of the country and Ghana at large. The project known as ‘After 24 Years before Marriage’ or A24Y, is a year’s pilot project with funding support from Mundo Cooperante in Spain. The project seeksContinue reading “WUZDA Ghana Launches New Project to Tackle Child Marriage”

We’re Hiring!!!

WUZDA Ghana, a Non-Governmental Organization based in Tamale, is looking to recruit a competent lady to occupy its Gender development/ Governance and Accountability desk. WUZDA Ghana is dedicated to working to improve the suffering of vulnerable persons having difficulties understanding and benefitting from certain public policies and require some education/awareness, to avoid discrimination. The GenderContinue reading “We’re Hiring!!!”

WUZDA Ghana meets with German Donor to discuss Scale up of Project

WUZDA Ghana and its main partner, Bread for The World in Germany have met to look at possible ways to scale up on a project they have partnered to run as pilot for two years. The project “Farm Promoting Urban Waste For Food and Livelihood Security” took off with implementation in 2016 and ended inContinue reading “WUZDA Ghana meets with German Donor to discuss Scale up of Project”

Press Release On World Education Day – 2019

From 2019, every 24th of January would be World Education Day, observed by the United Nations. This is in commemoration and recognition of the strides the International Community has made in the area of education, and to draw attention to the challenges the sector is facing. The right to education is enshrined in article 26Continue reading “Press Release On World Education Day – 2019”

WUZDA Ghana Participates in Sanitation Fair

The Sanitation Fair organized by the Tamale Metropolitan Assembly with funding from the Government of Netherlands and UNICEF was well attended, with hundreds trooping in from all over the north and beyond to witness various displays of sanitation wares at the Jubilee Park in Tamale. The fair was aimed at creating awareness on the hazardsContinue reading “WUZDA Ghana Participates in Sanitation Fair”

Manguli Community VSLA Women Group Holds Graduation

It was all joy for the Wun Zooya VSLA group members in Manguli in the Tamale Metropolitan area as they successfully went through their graduation, Wednesday. The group is one of two in the community, where the Village Savings and Loans Association (VSLA) initiative is being used by WUZDA Ghana to raise the habit ofContinue reading “Manguli Community VSLA Women Group Holds Graduation”