Next Generation Project

The ‘Next Generation’ initiative was an intervention against child labour, trafficking and the incidence of migration of young girls to engage in exploitative employment (eg. Kayayei) among fostered girls in the Northern region of Ghana. Large numbers of children are ‘fostered’ under a customary practice whereby[…]

Traditional Rulers in Democratization

With a broad aim of enhancing the capacity of chiefs and traditional institutions of governance to meet the challenges of contemporary national development needs and challenges, this project was designed and implemented from 2005 to 2008 with support from Open Society Initiative of West Africa (OSIWA)[…]

Improving Educational Governance & Accountability (IEGA)

Northern Ghana is the most poverty endemic area in Ghana with limited natural resource endowment for alternative viable livelihood opportunities, but human resource development through education has promised the greatest opportunity out of poverty[…]