WUZDA Ghana’s Forum To Discuss National Strategic Framework On Ending Child Marriage In Ghana

WUZDA Ghana, through its ‘After 24 Years Before Marriage, A24Y’ Project, has organized a public forum to discuss Ghana’s CSO sector’s contribution to the implementation of the National Policy, the ‘Strategic Framework on Ending Child Marriage’. The forum, which is part of activities on the project, brought together players in the various sectors of GenderContinue reading “WUZDA Ghana’s Forum To Discuss National Strategic Framework On Ending Child Marriage In Ghana”

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”

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”

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”

Moremi Initiative And Partners Launch Project To Tackle Early Girl Child Marriage

Early marriage of young girls by parents has become an issue of concern especially in the northern part of Ghana, as stakeholders in girl child welfare put all hands on deck, with a goal to put an end to it as a contribution to national development. The decades old practice is still being considered inContinue reading “Moremi Initiative And Partners Launch Project To Tackle Early Girl Child Marriage”

WUZDA Meets With Partners In Communication And Information Technology To Brainstorm On Business Approaches To Its Operations

For some NGOs in the Northern Region of Ghana, the days of charity and freebies given to communities are over. For these NGOs, communities have to be empowered enough to take up responsibility of providing for themselves their basic needs and to instill in them good maintenance practices. This is also partly because international donorsContinue reading “WUZDA Meets With Partners In Communication And Information Technology To Brainstorm On Business Approaches To Its Operations”

WUZDA Presents WASH Facilities To Schools In Tamale Metropolis

The Wuni Zaligu Development Association (WUZDA) has donated nine ‘Veronica’ hand washing cans, three plastic drinking containers and three cartons of soap to three basic schools in the Tamale Metropolis. The donations which were done through an initiation from the Tamale Central Sub metro, was to promote sanitation and hygiene in schools and to inculcateContinue reading “WUZDA Presents WASH Facilities To Schools In Tamale Metropolis”

WUZDA Donates Hand Washing Facilities To Tamale Polytechnic

The Wuni Zaligu Development Association (WUZDA), a charity non-profit nongovernmental Organization has made donations of movable hand washing facilities and a carton of bar soap to the Tamale Polytechnic to help promote effective hand washing with soap on the campus. The donation was made at the launch of a weeklong celebration of women at theContinue reading “WUZDA Donates Hand Washing Facilities To Tamale Polytechnic”