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AAG Staff assisting beneficiaries in Amuman, Ga South District, Greater Accra Region
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ACTIONAID GHANA LAUNCHES SECOND PHASE OF COVID-19 RESPONSE WITH DISTRIBUTION OF RELIEF ITEMS

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Ghanaian Cedi Notes
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ActionAid responds to IMF debt relief announcement

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ActionAid responds to COP26 delay

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Apateba Awienya is a 40-year old shea butter producer who lives in the Kasiesa Community located in the Builsa South District of the Upper East Region
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We Lost our Livelihood to the Floods

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Adek John is a 38-year old nursing mother and smallholder farmer who lives in the Kasiesa community in the Builsa South District.
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I was afraid for my children when the water started rising

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Gifty Ampofo, Secretary to Akuapa Women’s Group in the Bono Region.
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ActionAid Ghana - POWER Project Newsletter

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AAG Staff assisting beneficiaries in Amuman, Ga South District, Greater Accra Region
News

ACTIONAID GHANA LAUNCHES SECOND PHASE OF COVID-19 RESPONSE WITH DISTRIBUTION OF RELIEF ITEMS

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News

ActionAid responds to COP26 delay

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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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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
Opinion

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

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Ghanaian Cedi Notes
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ActionAid responds to IMF debt relief announcement

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Adek John is a 38-year old nursing mother and smallholder farmer who lives in the Kasiesa community in the Builsa South District.
Story

I was afraid for my children when the water started rising

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Apateba Awienya is a 40-year old shea butter producer who lives in the Kasiesa Community located in the Builsa South District of the Upper East Region
Story

We Lost our Livelihood to the Floods

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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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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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Gifty Ampofo, Secretary to Akuapa Women’s Group in the Bono Region.
Publication

ActionAid Ghana - POWER Project Newsletter

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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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