ActionAid is a global movement of people working together to further human rights and defeat poverty for all.

Publications

  1. Strengthening legal protections against gender based violence at work is particularly important for young workers, 77% of whom are in informal employment. In addition to a number of occupational...
  2. In recent years the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and other multilateral institutions have placed an increased emphasis on gender inequality and the need to address it. This trend has peaked...
  3. This paper is an excerpt from AAI’s preliminary report, Youth, Gender and Social Protection: Rebuilding Systems for the 21st Century. It is written with a focus on young women and men,...
  4. In 2017 we began to implement our new 10-year Strategy 2028: Action for Global Justice which seeks to increase the collective impact we make on the big challenges that people living in...
  5. Guiding ActionAid Ghana's work for the next five (5) years, the Country Strategy Paper VI (CSP VI): 2018 - 2022, "People's Power for Social Justice" outlines our mission priorities, strategic...
  6. The final account of our work under the Country Strategy Paper V (CSP V) under the theme, "Increasing Possibilities, Claiming Rights", ActionAid Ghana’s 2017 Annual Report reveals the widening...
  7. Find out more about the African Charter on Democracy, Elections and Governance (ACDEG) by downloading this simplified two-page leaflet published by Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA) as part of...
  8. ActionAid joins growing global calls to ‘scale-up’ and ‘scale-out’ agroecology. As governments and donors meet at the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) 2nd International Symposium on...
  9. Women’s access to markets remains a significant challenge for many of the groups that ActionAid works with. Women face multiple barriers and inequalities to accessing markets, which are often...
  10. We are launching these documents at the Global Partnership for Education replenishment meeting in Senegal in February 2018. The Global Partnership for Education has set an important example in...
  11. About POWERActionAid’s five year POWER (Promoting Opportunities for Women’s Empowerment and Rights) project is taking place in Ghana, Rwanda, Bangladesh and Pakistan, supported by the Ministry of...
  12. About POWERActionAid’s five year POWER (Promoting Opportunities for Women’s Empowerment and Rights) project is taking place in Ghana, Rwanda, Bangladesh and Pakistan, supported by the Ministry of...
  13. About Activista GhanaA platform for ActionAid Ghana's youth network of activists to build the capacity of young people in Ghana. With the objective of ensuring the youth actively participate in non-...
  14. The second publication in ActionAid Ghana’s, “Spotlight” newsletter publications.The 2017 Spotlight Newsletter titled is a comprehensive compilation of major events and stories from beneficiaries who...
  15. In 2016 we worked with the Institute of Development Studies (IDS) based at the University of Sussex in the UK to conduct a research in Ghana and South Africa to examine the relationship between ...
  16. How much revenue do African governments lose from providing tax incentives, such as giving companies tax holidays and exemptions on paying taxes on import duties and value added tax? And if these...
  17. According to international human rights law, primary education should be free of charge, and secondary education should be made progressively free. Yet in many developing countries education is...
  18. The second account of our work under the Country Strategy Paper V (CSP V) under the theme, "Increasing Possibilities, Claiming Rights", ActionAid Ghana’s 2016 Annual Report reveals the widening gap...
  19. ActionAid was founded as a charity in 1972, and throughout our history we have innovated and evolved our approach to better address the structural drivers of poverty and injustice. In the 1990s, we...