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Marginalized Citizens in the Asunafo North Municipality empowered with community mobilization and advocacy skills

Citizen representatives of the Asunafo North Municipal Assembly – majority of whom are women and p ...

10 Oct 2018

National Convening on 'Sustainability of Ghana's Civil Society' held in Takoradi

The third in the series of STAR-Ghana’s national convenings on the sustainability of Ghana’s Civ ...

01 Oct 2018

Closing Statement: Ghana Beyond Aid Forum - Northern Sector

CLOSING STATEMENT AT THE “GHANA BEYOND AID” FORUM HELD ON 19TH AND 20TH SEPTEMBER 2018 AT BOLGAT ...

28 Sep 2018

We are hiring: Grants Officer - Internal Support

Grants Officer - Internal Support Salary (full time): GHS108,704.48 Type of contract: Fixed Term ...

27 Sep 2018

We are hiring: Grants Officer - External Officer

Grants Officer - External Officer Salary (full time): GHS108,704.48 Type of contract: Fixed Term ...

27 Sep 2018

Anti-Corruption & Local Governance Grantees equipped with financial management skills

STAR-Ghana in partnership with Humentum (formerly known as MANGO), a consortium partner of the ...

26 Sep 2018

National Convening – Northern Ghana beyond Aid

STAR-Ghana in collaboration with the Integrated Social Development Centre (ISODEC), TAMA Foundation ...

22 Sep 2018

Staff Retreat: Time for Reflection and Strategizing

The STAR-Ghana Programme Management Team (PMT) converged at the Beige Village, New Abirem in the Eas ...

15 Sep 2018

Commemorating International Day of Democracy through friendly accountability platforms

Today, Saturday, 15th September marks the United Nations' International Day of Democracy. Our partne ...

13 Sep 2018

Using Mobile Technology to Monitor Service Delivery at the major Hospitals in Tamale Metro

Community Volunteers and administrators of the major Government hospitals in the Tamale Metro of the ...

11 Sep 2018

The GESI Corner Series

Tips for aiding people with visual impairment Over the past couple of months, we have been learning ...

06 Sep 2018

The GESI Corner Series

Communication Tools for People with Visual Impairment With the advancement of technology has come t ...

06 Sep 2018

The GESI Corner Series

Tips for aiding people with visual impairment - Cont'd Hello everyone! I believe we have been putti ...

06 Sep 2018

GESI Corner Series

Tips for aiding people with visual impairment - Cont'd Dear readers, it’s another month agai ...

06 Sep 2018

GESI Corner Series

Tips for aiding people with visual impairment Sometimes we find it difficult to go out and help peo ...

06 Sep 2018

Separate Party from Government — Prof Gyimah-Boadi

The Executive Director of the Afrobarometer, Professor Emmanuel Gyimah-Boadi, has bemoaned governa ...

03 Sep 2018

Consolidate oil revenue and GETFund into a common fund to support FSHS- Dr Manteaw

  Policy analyst with the Integrated Social Development Center (ISODEC), Dr Steve Manteaw has ...

20 Aug 2018

Using Mobile Technology to Monitor Implementation of the Ghana School Feeding Programme

Community Volunteers and Officers in charge of the implementation of the Ghana School Feeding Progra ...

19 Aug 2018

STAR-Ghana organises a National Dialogue on the Double – Track Educational System with partners

STAR-Ghana in collaboration with Daily Graphic, CDD-Ghana, SDG – Civil Society Platform Ghana, Joy ...

16 Aug 2018

My dream of becoming a becoming a nurse, an account of Zolle Rukaya, a 19-year-old teenage mother

My name is Zolle Rukaya, I am 19 years old and was born in Du-west a community in the Sissala West D ...

08 Aug 2018

Update on STAR-Ghana GESI/MEDIA Small Grant Projects (Extension)

Background Small Grant projects under the GESI/Media call ended in May 2018. The grant call was ope ...

06 Aug 2018

Reflection on STAR-Ghana’s journey towards an independent national Trust

Barry Smith, Senior Institutional Strategy Advisor, 16 July 2018 As STAR-Ghana moves toward the lau ...

30 Jul 2018

CSM-SI pushes for the establishment of an indeptendent police commission among other urgent reforms

The Civil Society Movement on Social Inclusion condemns the act of violent misconduct by a Police Of ...

23 Jul 2018

Disability Rights - Chiefs join the bandwagon

In Ghana, traditional leaders have a lot of influence over their subjects. They are crucial change a ...

23 Jul 2018

STAR-Ghana Audio-Visual Competition: Social Inclusion for Sustainable Development (#SI4SD)

STAR-Ghana is organising an audio-visual competition for its GESI and Media Small Grant partners. Th ...

09 Jul 2018

The STARR Woman Dream Edition – The Big Conversation

The STARR Woman Dream Edition seeks to find ways to address these pressing challenges that women ent ...

07 Jul 2018

Using mobile technology to fight corruption in northern Ghana

STAR-Ghana has trained community members and duty bearers in northern Ghana to adopt and use SM ...

06 Jul 2018

STAR-Ghana Anti-Corruption Partners Engage APNAC

Grant Partners of the STAR-Ghana Anti-Corruption Call (Grant Partners) have dialogued with members o ...

04 Jul 2018

Review RTI clause that shields information from Presidency - RTI Coalition

Participants in a forum on the Right to Information Bill (RTI) are calling for a review of the claus ...

01 Jul 2018

Making a difference with 3% District Assembly Common Fund in Wassa East District

Our partner, Skyy Media Group has supported the Wassa East District Assembly, in the Western region ...

28 Jun 2018

Our pathway to creating an Independent National Entity

A key component of STAR-Ghana phase 2 is our transition from a donor-funded programme into an Indepe ...

27 Jun 2018

Resourcing Active Citizenship: Driving Innovation for Resource Mobilisation and Sustainability in Ghana

On 4th June 2018, STAR-Ghana held a two-hour Dialogue Event on the theme ‘Resourcing active citize ...

26 Jun 2018

Social Inclusion Training for Programme Management Team

A three (3) day workshop on Social Inclusion (SI) has been held for the STAR-Ghana Programme Managem ...

22 Jun 2018

Report on the First Session of the Seventh Parliament

Press release Ghana ushered in its Seventh Parliament on January 7, 2017, after its general electio ...

18 Jun 2018

Social Norms and Petty Corruption in Ghana

A recent study into Social Norms and Petty Corruption investigated the reasons why Ghanaians may eng ...

07 Jun 2018

The Cost of Politics in Ghana

Ghana has held six elections since returning to multiparty democracy in 1992 with three turnovers of ...

05 Jun 2018

The STARR Woman Dream Edition – The Big Conversation

The STARR Woman Dream Edition is an EIB project funded under the STAR-Ghana GESI call which seeks to ...

05 Jun 2018

From Project to Public Trust: Internal Launch of STAR-Ghana Transition Process

From Project to Public Trust: Internal Launch of STAR-Ghana Transition Process On the 26th of April ...

29 May 2018

STAR-Ghana Partners share results, lessons and opportunities

STAR-Ghana partners share results, lessons and opportunities As part of our 3Cs and L (Convening, C ...

23 May 2018

Update on the Local Governance Call

STAR-Ghana invited applications from registered Ghanaian Civil Society Organisations, Media Organisa ...

21 May 2018

We are hiring - Programme Support Officer

Programme Support Officer – STAR-Ghana Salary (full time): GHS 50,000 – GHS 56,000 Type of con ...

10 May 2018

Using mobile technology to promote Access to Quality Mental Healthcare at Traditional Mental Health Centres in Ghana

Community Mental Health Volunteers and relevant Duty Bearers (Mental Health Officer and Officers of ...

10 May 2018

STAR-Ghana organises photography training for programme management team

On 30th May, 2018, STAR-Ghana organised photography training for its programme management team (PMT) ...

02 May 2018

Capacity of persons with various forms of disabilities enhanced to report cases of abuse of their rights using mobile technology

15 Persons with various forms of disability have been trained to use the STAR-Ghana SMS Platform to ...

11 Apr 2018

STAR-Ghana celebrates two members of the Gender Equality Social Inclusion (GESI) Reference Group

Two members of the STAR-Ghana Gender Equality and Social Inclusion (GESI) Reference Group:  ...

09 Apr 2018

We are hiring - Finance Officer

Salary (full time): GHS60,000 - GHS92,000 Type of contract: Fixed Term Contracted hours: 35 Contr ...

09 Apr 2018

We are hiring - Monitoring & Evaluation Officer

Salary (full time): GHS60,000 - GHS92,000 Type of contract: Fixed Term Contracted hours:35  ...

09 Apr 2018

Odekro Brown Bag Series

  We host our 6th Brown Bag Series this month on the topic: "Citizen Mobilization in a Dynam ...

22 Mar 2018

STAR-Ghana partners join women of Ada to celebrate international women’s day

Women of Ada join the rest of the world to ring the bell of inclusion and rights of women on the int ...

09 Mar 2018

SEND Ghana Promotes ‘Progressive Tax’ Regime

Our Grant Partner SEND Ghana released a press statement during the week as part of its GESI Strategi ...

02 Mar 2018

Election 2016: STAR grant partners reflect on lessons learnt

STAR-Ghana’s first call for grant proposals supported initiatives promoting peaceful, credible, is ...

10 Oct 2017

Election 2016: STAR-Ghana projects open up new opportunities

STAR-Ghana’s first call for grant proposals supported initiatives promoting peaceful, credible, is ...

10 Oct 2017

Election 2016: STAR-Ghana grant partners showcase achievements

STAR-Ghana’s first call for grant proposals supported initiatives promoting peaceful, credible, is ...

10 Oct 2017

NORSAAC increases election participation and reduces violence in Northern Ghana

A STAR-Ghana project helped increase voter participation, reduce spoilt ballots, cut violence and en ...

10 Oct 2017

Building the financial skills of civil society organisations

One of STAR-Ghana's central goals is to build the technical skills and capacity of civil society in ...

11 Sep 2017

Transition

Towards an independent national entity Work is currently underway to transition STAR-Ghana into a s ...

30 Aug 2017

Stakeholders strategize to curb teenage pregnancies

Stakeholders at a forum organized in Bongo in the Upper East Region have earmarked a number of strat ...

12 Jun 2017

STAR-Ghana calls on the media to provide accurate report on Ebola

The Programme Manager of STAR-Ghana, Ibrahim-Tanko Amidu has called on the media to provide timely a ...

12 Jun 2017

STAR-Ghana media partners lauded for good performance

STAR-Ghana has lauded its grant media partners for executing the various projects assigned to them t ...

12 Jun 2017

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