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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.

25 September 2013
STAR-Ghana supports 21 media outlets

STAR-Ghana has awarded a grant of $2 million to 21 media organisations in the country. The grant is to support media organisations to work more effectively with other civil society organisations (CSOs) on advocacy issues for greater transparency, responsiveness and accountability at all...

15 July 2013
Second Annual Convention of STAR-Ghana Grant Partners

The two day annual convention which was under the theme "The Role of Civil Society in Sustaining National Development" was organised as part of STAR-Ghana´s strategy to foster collaboration and alliances with other civil society actors and stakeholders.

23 April 2013
Workshop for Parliamentary Select Committee on Local Government underway in Koforidua

Members of the Parliamentary Select Committee on Local Government and Rural Development, on Tuesday began a three-day induction workshop in Koforidua to develop and refine an annual work-plan and budget for the Committee.

18 March 2013
Penplusbyte undertakes a write-shop to develop an Oil and Gas Media Guide

In an effort to continually promote excellence in journalism, Penplusbytes has organised write-shop to develop a media guide for Ghanaian journalists to effectively undertake in-depth and investigative pieces on Ghana's oil and gas revenue and resources.

8 March 2013
STAR-Ghana celebrates International Women's Day

STAR-Ghana dedicates this day: 8th March, 2013 to honouring women and girls for their social, economic and political accomplishments. It also wishes to complement all STAR-Ghana's Grant Partners for the enormous contributions they have made to advance the cause of women in our country...

7 February 2013
Findings from Audit of STAR-Ghana GPs

As part of STAR-Ghana's quality assurance and control measures, STAR-Ghana commissioned a financial audit of all its Grant Partners (GPs). 66 Grant Partners were audited and categorized into white, green, yellow, red and mauve colours based on auditors’ findings. GPs in...

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