SUPPORT FOR WOMEN CRITICAL – MOKASA WOMEN’S TRUST

Chairperson for MOKASA WOMEN’S TRUST FOUNDATION, Ambassador Moley Anim Addo, has called on global leadership to create the necessary environment to advance the growth of women. According to her, women are key players in the socio-economic development of every nation hence the call for empowerment at all levels of society. She congratulated women all over … Continue reading SUPPORT FOR WOMEN CRITICAL – MOKASA WOMEN’S TRUST

31st DWM Salutes women: Calls For Equal Opportunities

The 31st December Women’s Movements (31st DWM), a non-governmental organization, on the occasion of the celebration of this year’s women’s day, which fell on 8th March 2019, has issued a solidarity message to salute women for their courage and determination. The movement urged governments across the globe to implement policies and programmes to create opportunities … Continue reading 31st DWM Salutes women: Calls For Equal Opportunities

Majority Women’s Caucus demands Apology for Bloody Widow Placards

Majority New Patriotic Party (NPP) Women’s Caucus in Parliament has launched a campaign to extract an apology from the Minority National Democratic Congress (NDC) for supposedly attacking the personality of new member for Ayawaso West Wuogon, Lydia Seyram Alhassan. The caucus argued that the display of placards by members of the minority last Tuesday with … Continue reading Majority Women’s Caucus demands Apology for Bloody Widow Placards

Majority Leader Taunts RTI Coalitions: Spousal Rights More Fundamental

Majority leader, the Hon. Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu, has taken a dig at coalitions and Civil Society Groups (CSOs) campaigning for the passage of the Right to Information Bill (RTI), arguing there are more fundamental issues that should concern Ghanaians and Parliament.According to him, the House has been considering the Spousal Rights Bill, which is very critical … Continue reading Majority Leader Taunts RTI Coalitions: Spousal Rights More Fundamental

Speaker: Days of Emotional Appeals for Women Participation are Over

 Speaker of Parliament, Professor Michael Aaron Ocquaye, has noted that the days of emotional justification for women participation in governance and leadership are over. Women, he said, need to take action by advancing suggestions and modalities to actualize what has already been accepted to be important element in governance. "The days of emotional appeals are … Continue reading Speaker: Days of Emotional Appeals for Women Participation are Over

NDC REGIONAL WOMEN ORGANIZERS HOLD MAIDEN CONFERENCE IN ACCRA

The ten Regional women organizers of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) met in Accra over the weekend to share ideas, develop strategies to increase membership drive and also appreciate the dynamics of the regions. The maiden conference, under the theme; using the women’s wing as a driving tool for victory 2020, deliberated on how to … Continue reading NDC REGIONAL WOMEN ORGANIZERS HOLD MAIDEN CONFERENCE IN ACCRA

Ghana Police Ladies Attend Annual IAWP Forum in Calgary

Over 50 members of the International Association of Women Police’s (IAWP) wing of the Ghana Police Service and other law enforcement agencies in Ghana, joined hundreds of their colleague officers from 35 other countries around the world for the 2018 International Association of Women Police conference in the City of Calgary, Canada. This year’s event, … Continue reading Ghana Police Ladies Attend Annual IAWP Forum in Calgary

MARKET WOMEN HAVE A LOT OF CHALLENGES – UNIWA General Secretary

The General Secretary for Union of Informal Workers Association, Deborah Freeman, has stated that market women in Ghana are facing lot of challenges at their various trading posts but have no one to support them. She stated this at a social dialogue and trade union management practice workshop organized for women in the informal economy … Continue reading MARKET WOMEN HAVE A LOT OF CHALLENGES – UNIWA General Secretary