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We're a global justice federation working to achieve social justice, gender equality and poverty eradication.

In Ghana we support the basic needs and rights of the poor, with an emphasis on human rights, women's rights, land rights and the right to education.

ActionAid Ghana: who we are
Richard Acheampong is a a participant of an embroidering training under ActionAid's project in the Greater Accra region
Story

"The training has been great so far"

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Members of the Young Urban Women's Movement advocate for access to water and gender-responsive public services at the Ga West Municipal Assembly in the Greater Accra region
Publication

Briefing paper: Gender Responsive Public Services and Macro-Economic Policy in Ghana

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Placing agroecology at the center of climate action in Africa
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Placing agroecology at the center of climate action in Africa

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Members of the National Smallholder Women Farmers' Movement at the Africa Climate Week
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Communiqué from the Africa Climate Week, 18th - 22nd March 2019

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Press release from ActionAid Ghana on Africa Climate Week
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Africa Climate Week: We’re running out of time to protect farmers and food supplies from global warming

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Smallholder farmers are most affected by the effects of climate change
Opinion

Balancing mitigation ambitions with adaptation: placing agroecology at the center of climate action in Africa

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Placing agroecology at the center of climate action in Africa
News

Placing agroecology at the center of climate action in Africa

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Members of the National Smallholder Women Farmers' Movement at the Africa Climate Week
News

Communiqué from the Africa Climate Week, 18th - 22nd March 2019

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Press release from ActionAid Ghana on Africa Climate Week
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Africa Climate Week: We’re running out of time to protect farmers and food supplies from global warming

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ActionAid's reaction to #COP24 outcome
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COP24: Governments fail to agree on measures to prevent catastrophic climate change

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Communique on Unpaid Care Work
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Communiqué issued at the end of the National Dialogue on Unpaid Care Work

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ActionAid International's press release ahead of the upcoming #COP24 in Poland
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Press Release:

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Smallholder farmers are most affected by the effects of climate change
Opinion

Balancing mitigation ambitions with adaptation: placing agroecology at the center of climate action in Africa

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Richard Acheampong is a a participant of an embroidering training under ActionAid's project in the Greater Accra region
Story

"The training has been great so far"

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Asanna Iddrisu on her ginger farm
Story

“In the next five years, I want to be the best woman ginger farmer in the district”

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Susana Amble, shows off her ICT certificate while holding her youngest child, 3-year-old Precious Aidoo
Story

“Before, I had no idea how computers work”

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Kwaku Addo, a beneficiary of the ActionAid's Sustainable Livelihoods and Transparent Local Authorities (SLATLA) Poultry Farming training
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Kwaku Addo: Supported by SLATLA to begin poultry farming

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Snapshot of One Girl's Journey featuring Abiba Nibadarun, Programme Officer of ActionAid's Upper West Regional Programme
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VIDEO: One Girl's Journey | Women and girls' rights

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Ellen Lindsey Awuku, passionate about youth involvement in governance and influence over policy-making
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Ellen Lindsey Awuku: passionate about youth advocacy

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Members of the Young Urban Women's Movement advocate for access to water and gender-responsive public services at the Ga West Municipal Assembly in the Greater Accra region
Publication

Briefing paper: Gender Responsive Public Services and Macro-Economic Policy in Ghana

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Promoting progressive taxation in the budgeting processes: an analysis of tax measures announced during the mid-year review of the 2018 Annual Budget and the 2019 Annual Budget Statement and Economic Policy
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Promoting progressive taxation in the budgeting processes: an analysis of tax measures announced during the mid-year review of the 2018 Annual Budget and the 2019 Annual Budget Statement and Economic Policy

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Publication

Protecting the labour rights of young workers: Support an international standard on workplace violence and harassment

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Short-Changed: How the IMF's tax policies are failing women

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Youth, Gender and Social Protection: Rebuilding systems for the 21st century

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2017 ActionAid International Annual Report

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