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

This research report is part of a multi-country ActionAid campaign on access to justice for women, looking both at the global barriers to justice as well as the specific deficits in each of the four
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Fighting domestic violence in Ghana: How DoVVSU set-ups provide safe spaces for survivors

ActionAid Ghana (AAG) has been working in Ghana since 1990 promoting women’s empowerment. AAG's Country Strategy Paper (CSP VI), under the name, 'People's Power for Social Justice', places women's
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ActionAid International 2018 annual report

In 2018, as always, we were inspired by the stories of people resisting and fighting for their rights in the face of social injustice. Young people led the fight against climate change and resistance
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Financing education in Ghana

This report examines critical issues in education financing and the right to education in Ghana. To fully achieve the fundamental right to education, as enshrined in Ghana’s constitution and advocated
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Policy Brief: Financing education in Ghana

This policy brief makes recommendations on funding education in Ghana by outlining the problems of education in Ghana, relevant laws and policies while analysing local and national priorities in
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2018 Annual Report

The first account of our work under our current Country Strategy Paper VI (CSP VI) under the theme, "People’s Power for Social Justice, ActionAid Ghana’s 2018 Annual Report documents some of the
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Briefing paper: Gender Responsive Public Services and Macro-Economic Policy in Ghana

ActionAid works with 10 partners and over 7,000 young women across 13 cities in Ghana, Kenya, India and South Africa through its Young Urban Women: Life Choices and Livelihoods Programme. The
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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

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

Strengthening legal protections against gender based violence at work is particularly important for young workers, 77% of whom are in informal employment. In addition to a number of occupational
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Youth, Gender and Social Protection: Rebuilding systems for the 21st century

This paper is an excerpt from AAI’s preliminary report, Youth, Gender and Social Protection: Rebuilding Systems for the 21st Century. It is written with a focus on young women and men, whose futures