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Protect Children in Ghana From Child Labor: Author: Bethany Christian Services
World  (tags: Ghana, africa, children, freedoms, human rights, Human Rights, ethics, usa, UnitedNations, world, crime, corruption )

- 1924 days ago -
'At least 600,000 children in Ghana are trapped in child labor. They are exploited in the fishing industry, in the sex trade, in domestic service, as street vendors, and more.' PLEASE LET'S SIGN AND SHARE!
Ghana - The Gold Coast of Africa
World  (tags: Africa, Ghana, people, places, travel )

- 1926 days ago -
The Republic of Ghana is located on the West Coast of Africa. It was formerly known as the Gold Coast [....]
Ghana's Mentally Ill Deserve Proper Treatment
World  (tags: world, humanrights, ACTION, GHANA, MENTALLY ILL )

- 2125 days ago -
Target: Mr. Kofi Poku, Director of Ghana's Health Administration Goal: Monitor and set mental health standards at hospitals in Ghana. Due to a severe lack of understanding about the condition, the Ghanan government fails to provide adequate
Ghana- Digital Dumping Ground Video
World  (tags: Ghana, Accra, e-waste, dumping ground, toxic, health issues, environment, crime )

- 2252 days ago -
On the outskirts of Ghana's biggest city sits a smoldering wasteland, a slum carved into the banks of the Korle Lagoon, one of the most polluted bodies of water on earth. The locals call it Sodom and Gomorrah.
Thank Hershey for Its Certification Commitment & Hold Hershey to Its Promise ACTION LINK
World  (tags: chocolate, Hershey, child labor, workers' rights, Whole Foods, world, Ivory Coast, Ghana, certified fair trade, humanrights )

- 2389 days ago -
Finally, after years of pressure, Hershey announced an intention to certify its cocoa by 2020 on October 3, 2012. Thank Hershey for this new commitment, and send a message that you'll hold Hershey accountable.
Black-Eyed Peas Key to Economic Development
World  (tags: africa, women, Senegal, Ghana, Niger, cowpea, black-eyed pea, economic development, value chain, West Africa, street food, entrepreneurs, market, credit, access, kossai, vendors, akara )

- 3125 days ago -
DAKAR, Oct. 1 (IPS) - The black-eyed pea, commonly known as the cowpea, is the new kid on the block when it comes to improving the welfare of women and their families in West Africa, researchers say.
30 Children Rescued From Trafficking in Ghana!
World  (tags: human trafficking, child trafficking, forced labor, child labor, Ghana )

- 3195 days ago -
On Saturday July 24 rescued some 30 children, who were allegedly being trafficked to engage in tedious jobs in Accra and Kumasi.
Country Profile: Ghana
World  (tags: Ghana, West Africa )

- 3302 days ago -
Ghana was the first place in Africa where Europeans arrived to trade - first in gold, later in slaves. It was also the first black African nation in the region to achieve independence from a colonial power, in this instance Britain...
Ghana : Massive Jatropha Farming Threatens Food Security
World  (tags: children, food security, biofuels, Jatropha, crop farmers, Ghana, Action Aid Ghana, FoodSPAN, labour, biodiversity, lay-off, pollution, humanrights )

- 3322 days ago -
A study conducted by Action Aid Ghana (AAG) and FoodSPAN in four regions in Ghana has revealed that the production of biofuel is fast affecting food crop farmers in the regions.
Help Protect Community Rights in Ghana
World  (tags: Ghana, mining, people, environment )

- 4025 days ago -
The Prestea Mine has posed challenges to the rights and livelihoods of the people who live around it. Since 2001, this has included two cyanide spills and a violent confrontation between community members and mine guards. (Please sign.)
BBC NEWS | Africa | Ghana to Expel Female Protesters
World  (tags: ghana, women, refugees, protests )

- 4053 days ago -
Hundreds of the women were arrested on Monday and taken away from a refugee camp in 10 buses, witnesses say.

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