#Ghana

  • Article: A Ban by a 'River God' May Keep Ghanaian Girls Out of School During Their Periods
    Girls & Women

    A Ban by a 'River God' May Keep Ghanaian Girls Out of School During Their Periods

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 12, 2018

    About 95% of Ghanaian girls in rural areas have missed school during their periods — before the ban. Read more

  • Article: Lil Jon Is Opening Two Schools in Ghana — And Bringing Education to Hundreds of Students
    Education

    Lil Jon Is Opening Two Schools in Ghana — And Bringing Education to Hundreds of Students

    By Phineas Rueckert|Nov. 30, 2017

    YEAHHH! OKAYYY! Read more

  • Article: How This Doctor Is Restoring Smiles to Children in Ghana
    PartnerHealth

    How This Doctor Is Restoring Smiles to Children in Ghana

    Sept. 6, 2017|Johnson & Johnson

    “This was my only way to give back to my home country — taking care of our future leaders." Read more

  • Article: As Cocoa Prices Fall in Ghana, Child Labor Fears Grow
    Citizenship

    As Cocoa Prices Fall in Ghana, Child Labor Fears Grow

    June 14, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Reports of child labour on cocoa farms in Ivory Coast emerged in the late 1990s. Read more

  • Article: Working Moms in Ghana Prove Clean Water Has an Empowering Effect
    PartnerWater & Sanitation

    Working Moms in Ghana Prove Clean Water Has an Empowering Effect

    By Meghan Werft|June 9, 2017|P&G

    These working mothers are heroes. Read more

  • Article: Meet Vida, a Female Cocoa Farmer in Ghana Using Climate-Smart Methods to Preserve Forests
    Environment

    Meet Vida, a Female Cocoa Farmer in Ghana Using Climate-Smart Methods to Preserve Forests

    Feb. 14, 2017|Rainforest Alliance

    And find out how to search for ethical chocolate this Valentine's Day. Read more

  • Article: Adorable Boy's Meme Is Now Raising Thousands for His School in Ghana
    Education

    Adorable Boy's Meme Is Now Raising Thousands for His School in Ghana

    By Yosola Olorunshola|Nov. 2, 2016

    Fame lasts fifteen minutes, an education lasts a lifetime. Read more

  • Article: To Prevent Mothers Dying in Childbirth, Chiefs in Ghana Speak Out
    Girls & Women

    To Prevent Mothers Dying in Childbirth, Chiefs in Ghana Speak Out

    Sept. 15, 2016|Concern Worldwide

    A rural community in Ghana is transforming the way it handles pregnancy in the community. Read more