10 June 2015 - Ghana's mining industry has been benefiting from child labour in unlicensed mines, Human Rights Watch has said, after conducting field observations in the in the Western, Central and Ashanti Regions.

Published in News in English

PRESS RELEASE
ACCRA, 7 June 2015 - Government is delighted to collaborate with the media to disseminate information efficiently and effectively to fight the problem of Child Labour, the Minister for Employment and Labour Relations, Hon. Haruna Iddrisu, has stated.

Published in News in English

17 July 2013 - Statement at the end of visit to Ghana by the UN Working Group on Business and Human Rights, Accra.

Published in News in English

 

2 October 2012 - People with mental disabilities suffer severe abuses in psychiatric institutions and spiritual healing centers in Ghana, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today.

Published in News in English

 


18 July 2012 - At eleven years old, Thema, a native of Kumasi, hopes to be a nurse when she grows up.

Published in News in English

 

Chairman of National Media Commission, Mr Kabral Blay-Amihere has urged journalists to treat children's rights as a year-long priority, stressing that makeshift reportage on child issues do not help the cause of children.

Published in News in English

 

Children who enter the labour market prematurely are deprived of critical education and training that can help to lift them, their families and communities out of a cycle of poverty. Child labour, in its worst forms, is likely to expose children to physical, psychological and emotional suffering that can cause long term damage to their lives.

Published in News in English
Friday, 27 April 2012 10:45

Ghana pioneers new child vaccines

 

Ghana has become the first country in Africa to start protecting children against two of the continent's deadliest infant diseases with simultaneous vaccinations.

Published in News in English

 

The U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs' (ECA) Youth Programs Division is working with organizers of the 12th World Summit of Nobel Laureates in Chicago to empower the next generation of young activists for peace. ECA's Youth Leadership Peace Program is bringing a global youth voice to the summit, both in person and virtually.

Published in News in English

 

Child trafficking has become a serious concern to the Government of Ghana, the media and several civil society organisations in the country today.

Published in News in English
Page 1 of 5