#Ghana

  • Article: African Artists, Academics, and Activists Pen Powerful Open Letter Addressing Racism in the US

    African Artists, Academics, and Activists Pen Powerful Open Letter Addressing Racism in the US

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 10, 2020

    “America has broken our hearts. We cannot remain silent.” Read more

  • Article: In Ghana, Drones Are Turning Out to Be a Key Tool for Transporting COVID-19 Tests

    In Ghana, Drones Are Turning Out to Be a Key Tool for Transporting COVID-19 Tests

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 3, 2020

    Previously, it would have taken up to six hours to transport tests by road. Read more

  • Article: Lack of COVID-19 Testing Is Leading to a 'Silent Epidemic' in Africa, Warns WHO

    Lack of COVID-19 Testing Is Leading to a 'Silent Epidemic' in Africa, Warns WHO

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 27, 2020

    Only eight of 54 countries have conducted at least 3,000 tests for every million people. Read more

  • Article: A 95-Year-Old Ghanaian Man Is Walking to Raise £500,000 to Support Frontline Workers in Africa

    A 95-Year-Old Ghanaian Man Is Walking to Raise £500,000 to Support Frontline Workers in Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 21, 2020

    #WalkWithHammond is a crowdfunding initiative hoping to buy PPE for frontline workers. Read more

  • Article: This Company Is Using Technology to Track COVID-19 in Ghana

    This Company Is Using Technology to Track COVID-19 in Ghana

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 11, 2020

    The platform collects health information and connects users to food banks and shelters. Read more

  • Article: COVID-19 Pandemic Could Cause Widespread Stunting in Ghana

    COVID-19 Pandemic Could Cause Widespread Stunting in Ghana

    By Rachel Toku-Appiah|April 21, 2020

    Stunting caused by chronic malnutrition is largely irreversible. Read more

  • Article: I’m an Emergency Doctor Tackling COVID-19 in Ghana. Here’s What’s Giving Me Hope.

    I’m an Emergency Doctor Tackling COVID-19 in Ghana. Here’s What’s Giving Me Hope.

    By Jana Sepehr|April 15, 2020

    Gameli Aheto is a doctor in Ghana. He shares his experience and challenges of tackling COVID-19. Read more

  • Article: 5 Formidable Young Women Who Are Shaping Africa’s Future

    5 Formidable Young Women Who Are Shaping Africa’s Future

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 6, 2020

    “Somewhere a girl is facing injustices — so it is my duty to address them.” Read more