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Hellen selling her "pito" to some customers
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Empowering Women like Hellen to Enhance their Livelihoods

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Maame at ActionAid’s Distribution Centre in her community
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“I wanted to be part of those helping”

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Business and Financial Management Training Manual
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Business and Financial Management Training Manual

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Mentoring and Personal Branding Training Manual
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Mentoring and Personal Branding Training Manual

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Social Media Training Manual
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Social Media Training Manual

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William Kumi is a beneficiary of the EU-funded, Sustainable Livelihoods and Transparent Local Authorities (SLATLA) Project
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The skills training that changed William’s life

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Elizabeth is a student who lost her study material when torrential rains and floods collapsed her home in the Upper East region of Ghana.
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COP25: UN climate talks, ‘fail to offer helping hand to climate survivors’

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ActionAid at COP25
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COP25: ‘It’s not too late’ to support communities on the frontline of the climate crisis

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Kanpege and her son, Daniel lost a portion of their home during torrential rains in the Upper East region
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COP25: Developing countries must ‘stay strong’ in loss and damage negotiations

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Harjeet Singh, global lead on climate change for ActionAid
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COP25: Developed countries continue to block loss and damage fund

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Ellen Matupi, a smallholder farmer from Malawi at COP25
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COP25: Woman farmer from Malawi speaks out against use of chemical fertilisers

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Rain-devastated rice plantation
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World leaders land at COP25 as Africa faces climate and food crises

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Brandon Wu, Director of Policy and Campaigns, ActionAid USA
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In climate talks, rich countries are getting away with murder

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Smallholder farmers are most affected by the effects of climate change
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Balancing mitigation ambitions with adaptation: placing agroecology at the center of climate action in Africa

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Hellen selling her "pito" to some customers
Story

Empowering Women like Hellen to Enhance their Livelihoods

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Maame at ActionAid’s Distribution Centre in her community
Story

“I wanted to be part of those helping”

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William Kumi is a beneficiary of the EU-funded, Sustainable Livelihoods and Transparent Local Authorities (SLATLA) Project
Story

The skills training that changed William’s life

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Selina Appiagyei showing off some of her skills
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Creating a fashion business out of waste

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Agnes Angtooromwin at one of the Women’s Group meetings
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“I can’t remember the last time I heard a woman cry because her husband or a man has beaten her.”

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Members of the Yagzure Tibonkena Women’s Group fixing the culvert
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Yagzure Tibonkena Women’s Group take matters into their own hands

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Mentoring and Personal Branding Training Manual
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Mentoring and Personal Branding Training Manual

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Social Media Training Manual
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Social Media Training Manual

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Business and Financial Management Training Manual
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Business and Financial Management Training Manual

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Falling through the Cracks: Tackling the Justice Deficit for Women Survivors in Ghana
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Falling through the Cracks: Tackling the Justice Deficit for Women Survivors in Ghana

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Fighting domestic violence in Ghana
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Fighting domestic violence in Ghana: How DoVVSU set-ups provide safe spaces for survivors

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2018 ActionAid International Annual Report
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ActionAid International 2018 annual report

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