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30 June 2014
The Natural Resource Governance Institute strengthens media oversight of the extractive sectors in Ghana, Tanzania and Uganda

In June 2014, 29 journalists from Ghana, Tanzania, and Uganda convened in Kampala for a 10-day course on covering the oil, gas, and mining sectors—part of a six-month training to increase reporters' knowledge and skills related to extractive issues. Since 2010, five cohorts have been...

25 June 2014
STAR-Ghana Education Convention III, Ho, 2014

From 25th to 27th June, 2014, STAR-Ghana organized its third and final convention for its Education Grant Partners and their Stakeholders under the theme: “3 Years of Improving Quality Basic Education: Consolidating Gains, Preparing for the Future”. The Convention sought to...

30 May 2014
GPs Contribution Towards Strengthening Transparency Accountability and Responsiveness in Government

STAR-Ghana's Grants Partners (GPs) have through various interventions initiatives and project influenced the governemnt business cylce at the levels of Policy Formulation, Implementation and Monitoring. Over all GPs have made significant inrodes in the following broad areas:

  • Improving...

27 May 2014
Civic Support For Improved Justice In ADR For Ashaiman

As part of efforts to improve justice delivery, the Society for Youth Policy and Poverty Alleviation (SYPPA), an Ashaiman-based non-governmental organization (NGO), a Grant Partner of STAR-Ghana, is undertaking a project titled “Civic Support for Improved Justice Delivery through...

26 May 2014
VOICE Ghana Prepares Persons with Disability for Unit Committee Elections

Voice of the People with Disability-Ghana (VOICE-Ghana), as part of its one-year Democratic Governance Project to mainstream PWDs into political decision-making at the local level has undertaken a training for a selected number of People With Disability (PWDs) from the Agortime-Ziope...

18 May 2014
STAR-Ghana Internship Opportunity

STAR-Ghana is offering a six-month internship opportunity for post-national service graduates seeking experience in the development sector. All interested applicants should send a CV and Application Letter by e-mail through and address it to the HR Manager with the...

9 April 2014
Penplusbytes to undertake forum on Data Journalism for Improved Maternal Healthcare Delivery

Penplusbytes a Grant Partner of STAR-Ghana is undertaking the "Open Ghana - Data Journalism for Improved Maternal Healthcare Delivery" project which will generate compelling data driven stories to support the fight against high rate of maternal mortality as part of contributing...

17 March 2014
Diamond FM (Advocating for increased access to agricultural inputs to vulnerable farmers)

The Diamond FM in Tamale, in the Northern Region of Ghana, is advocating for increased access to agricultural inputs to vulnerable farmers (women, disabled and hard to reach communities) from Tamale, Sanarigu and East Mamprusi District Assemblies.

6 March 2014
STAR-Ghana and its Grant Partners Celebrate 2014 International Women's Day

March 8, every year is celebrated as International Women’s Day,  a day set aside to encourage advocacy for women's advancement everywhere. STAR-Ghana, within the context of its Gender Equality...

16 October 2013
Independent Commission for Aid Impact publishes report on DFID’s Empowerment and Accountability Programming in Ghana and Malawi

The Independent Commission for Aid Impact (ICAI) has published a report on the Department for International Development’s Empowerment and Accountability Programming in Ghana and Malawi. The overall rating for the programmes examined is Green-Amber.

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