#Ghana

  • 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

  • Article: An Ebola Vaccine Has Just Been Given the Green Light in 4 African Countries

    An Ebola Vaccine Has Just Been Given the Green Light in 4 African Countries

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Feb. 24, 2020

    The vaccine has been found to be effective in 97.5% of cases. Read more

  • Article: Teachers in Ghana Exposed in ‘Sex for Grades’ Documentary Finally Suspended

    Teachers in Ghana Exposed in ‘Sex for Grades’ Documentary Finally Suspended

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 19, 2020

    The film exposed teachers that were sexually harassing students. Read more

  • Article: Officials in Ivory Coast Just Rescued 137 Children from Trafficking

    Officials in Ivory Coast Just Rescued 137 Children from Trafficking

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe  and  Pia Gralki|Jan. 21, 2020

    They would have been destined to become child labourers and prostitutes. Read more

  • Feature: Ask an Activist: How Can Boys and Men Advocate for Menstrual Health?

    Ask an Activist: How Can Boys and Men Advocate for Menstrual Health?

    By Leah Rodriguez|Dec. 11, 2019

    Menstrual health activist Appiah Boakye is the West Africa director of Days for Girls International. Read more

  • Article: This Beauty Pageant Winner Is Using Her Crown to Fight for Water and Sanitation

    This Beauty Pageant Winner Is Using Her Crown to Fight for Water and Sanitation

    By Leah Rodriguez|Aug. 20, 2019

    Miss Metro Ghana is committed to achieving Global Goal 6. Read more

  • Article: Paying More For Chocolate Could Help Curb Child Labor in Ghana

    Paying More For Chocolate Could Help Curb Child Labor in Ghana

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 6, 2019

    More than 700,000 children work on cocoa fields in Ghana, the world's second largest cocoa producer. Read more

  • Article: World Leaders Committed Over €52M at Global Citizen Live: Berlin

    World Leaders Committed Over €52M at Global Citizen Live: Berlin

    By Aileen ElsnerSophie Barbier  and  Jana Sepehr|May 21, 2019

    Leaders from Nigeria, Zambia, Germany, Rwanda, and Ghana showed us they, too, are Global Citizens. Read more