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10 November 2014
STAR-Ghana calls on the media to provide accurate report on Ebola

The Programme Manager of STAR-Ghana, Ibrahim-Tanko Amidu has called on the media to provide timely and accurate information on Ebola to the Ghanaians.  According to Mr Amidu, the media has a responsibility to ensure the public receives the right information to protect themselves...

7 November 2014
Stakeholders strategize to curb teenage pregnancies

Stakeholders at a forum organized in Bongo in the Upper East Region have earmarked a number of strategies aimed at reducing the spate of teenage pregnancies and unsafe abortions in the area.

Girls in the 13 districts of the Region often become pregnant whilst in basic and senior...

4 November 2014
Significant Improvement in Media Ethics By Ghanaian Media

The latest report from the Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA) shows significant improvement in ethical standards in the Ghanaian media.

The report shows that incidents of ethical violations have reduced consistently from July to September by 40 percent – from 152...

4 November 2014
Committee on Govt Assurances starts 10-day health, road projects verification

A 25-member delegation of the Parliamentary Committee on Government Assurances is currently undertaking a 10-day health and road project verification in four regions of Ghana.

The verification tour is led by Mr. Emmanuel Bedzrah, MP, Ho West (Chairman) and Mr Joe Baidoe-Ansah,...

31 October 2014
Hold My Hand Documentaries -telling stories through the eyes of citizens

Media organisations the world over employ professionally trained reporters to cover news and tell the stories of everyday life in the areas they operate in. Citi 97.5, has since October 2013, attempted to deviate from the nom in their news department.  Citi 97.5 FM through the ,...

29 October 2014
Tackling bottlenecks to the development of rural agriculture in the Northern region -A Diamond Fm advocacy intervention

Small - holder farmers in the Northern Region have expressed their displeasure about  government’s removal of fertilizer subsidy. In 2008, the government of Ghana instituted a country-wide subsidy on 50Kg bags of four types of fertilizer in an effort to mitigate the effect...

24 October 2014
District Education Observer Project -a RITE 90.1 FM initiative

Rite 90.1 FM in partnership with Socioserve Ghana is implementing a project titled “District Education Observer Project (DEOP)”.

The goal of the project is to improve teacher attendance in 10 low performing schools in the Yilo Krobo Municipality of the Eastern Region.

24 October 2014
Mission Ghana on TV 3

TV 3 is running the Mission Ghana Project focusing to access to education and health in a district each of the following five regions of Ghana: Greater Accra, Eastern, Western, Volta and Upper East Regions. The project seeks to enhance responsiveness of officialdom in both private and...

22 October 2014
Constituents in the Central Region of Ghana presents communique on parliamentary responsiveness & accountability to the Speaker of Parliament

Coastal Television, a community-based media organisation in Cape Coast, on behalf of various constituencies in the Central Region has presented a communiqué to the Speaker of Parliament, Right Honorable Edward Doe Adjaho calling for improved engagements between Members of Ghana’s...

21 October 2014
GJA applauds STAR-Ghana for supporting media capacity development in Ghana

The Ghana Journalist Association, has recognized the contributions for STAR- Ghana towards supporting media organizations to “strengthening transparency, accountability and       responsiveness in Ghana”. The award was presented to STAR-Ghana...

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