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GHS launch innovation for early infant diagnosis of HIV

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has launched two new innovations to help improve medical care for children and help further reduce child mortality in the country. The innovations are Point of Care (POC), a technics for early infant diagnosis of HIV among children and the Scaling Pneumonia Responses Innovation (SPRINT) …

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CLOGSAG to embark on nationwide strike on March 3

The Civil and Local Government Staff Association of Ghana (CLOGSAG) on Wednesday fixed March 3 to embark on a nationwide strike to demand 15 per cent of interim premium from government. Mr Isaac Bampoe Addo, the CLOGSAG Executive Secretary, at a press conference in Accra, urged all members of the …

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EU launches €18m project to fight human trafficking  

The European Union (EU), in collaboration with the Ministry of Gender, Children, and Social Protection and Expertise France, has launched a regional project to support the fight against human trafficking. The project, dubbed: “Support the fight against human trafficking in the states of the Gulf of Guinea,” is co-funded by …

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Bank of Ghana pursues gender-inclusive financial services

The Bank of Ghana is promoting a set of Sustainable Banking Principles for the banking industry, which requires them to ensure gender equity in their own organizations as well as gender-inclusive financial service delivery. The Bank is also currently taking steps to collect data from financial institutions on a gender-disaggregated …

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