23

Jun

Consultative Meetings on issues of Human Rights

 A delegation made up of three steering committee members of AfriPAHR was in Ghana from Wednesday 23rd June to Sunday 28th June for consultative meetings with key stakeholders on issues of Human Rights with special attention on Freedom of Religion or Belief (FoRB). This forms part of the network’s on-going work with the International Panel of Parliamentarians for Freedom [...]

20

Apr

Training and sensitization of citizen groups in the Northern and Southern sectors of Ghana as part of a project titled “Dialogue for Change: MPs and Citizens

One hundred and twenty participants were trained on how to engage parliament and also Gender Equality and Social Inclusion issues as part of a project title; Dialogue for Change: MPs and Citizens (Women, Youth and Vulnerable Groups) Working Together for Inclusive Development Asuogyaman, Yilo Krobo, Akuapem North and Abuakwa North Districts   The project seeks to achieve[...]

17

Apr

Training and Sensitization of GESI Groups and CSO Representatives in the Southern Sector Parliament-Citizen Engagement

Asuogyaman, Yilo Krobo, Akuapem North and Abuakwa North Districts  One hundred and twenty participants were trained on how to engage parliament and also Gender Equality and Social Inclusion issues as part of a project title; Dialogue for Change: MPs and Citizens (Women, Youth and Vulnerable Groups) Working Together for Inclusive Development The project seeks to achieve the overall[...]

27

Jan

Cape Town AfriPAHR SG Meeting and Strategic Planing session

Cape Town – Last month, from 27-28 January 2022, African Parliamentarians Association for Human Rights (AfriPAHR) Steering Committee members came together in Cape Town, South Africa to deliberate and discuss the future direction of the network. The discussions include new strategic priorities to advance democracy and human rights for all, with a specific focus on freedom of[...]

21

Jul

Training Workshop for the Poverty Reduction Strategy Committee of the Parliament of Ghana

  The African Centre for Parliamentary Affairs (ACEPA) in collaboration with the Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) and the International Network for Advancing Science and Policy (INASP) organized a training workshop for members of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Committee of the Parliament of Ghana from July 23-25, 2021 in Koforidua. The African Centre for Parliamentary Affairs (ACEPA) in[...]

Inception/Launch Meeting with MPs and Committees on Health and Education

On July 17 2018, ACEPA and its partners (Socioserve and NORSAAC) held an Inception meeting with parliament to Launch the Dialogues for Change project funded by STAR-Ghana. The Dialogues for Change Project seeks to achieve a Responsive citizen representation that meets the needs and aspirations of all especially the vulnerable and socially excluded in society. The three-year[...]

20

Feb

Northern and Southern Sector GESI Training

The African Center for Parliamentary Affairs (ACEPA) in partnership with NORSAAC and Socioserve-Ghana, has trained and sensitized citizen groups in the Northern and Southern sectors of Ghana as part of a project titled “Dialogue for Change: MPs and Citizens Working together for Inclusive Development”. The project is funded by STAR-Ghana under its Gender Equality and Social Inclusion[...]