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Violence and HIV/AIDS Voices of Women in Northern Ghana

This research, commissioned by ActionAid Ghana, is intended to highlight the vulnerability of women to HIV/AIDS as a result of the violence they face in order to facilitate policy formulation and
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Action Research on Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in the Bawku Municipality

EXECUTIVE SUMMARYActionAid Ghana (AAG) and Belim Wusa Development Agency (BEWDA) have been working in partnership on women’s rights issues since the creation of Bawku Development area (DA12) in 2005.
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Protecting the Vulnerable: Witchcraft Accusations and Human Rights Abuses in Ghana

Witchcraft accusations and other human rights violations occur daily in many communities in Ghana. Usually victims of these allegations are given harsh and inhumane treatment, which include physical
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Deborah Smallie Lomotey

Communication Officer, ActionAid Ghana
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Deborah Smallie Lomotey

Vida Badu is a beneficiary of ActionAid's livelihood intervention in the Greater Accra Region funded by the European Union
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Short-Changed: How the IMF's tax policies are failing women

In recent years the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and other multilateral institutions have placed an increased emphasis on gender inequality and the need to address it. This trend has peaked since
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VIDEO: One Girl's Journey | Women and girls' rights

One Girl’s Journey is inspired by the real experiences of women and girls we work with in Africa, Asia and Latin America. Shot entirely from the perspective of one girl, Grace, at key moments of her
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“Before, I had no idea how computers work”

Susana Amable, 34 years old, is a beneficiary of ActionAid's livelihood training and was supported by the European Union with toolkit to start her business following the training..