Ghana human rights – UN fact-finding visit

Business & human rights: UN expert group launches first fact-finding visit to Ghana GENEVA, Switzerland, July 4, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — A United Nations group of independent experts on business and human rights will undertake an information-gathering visit to Ghana from 8 to 17 July 2013, to look at […]

Applications wanted – Nka Foundation and the Abetenim Arts Village in Ghana

Nka Foundation and the Abetenim Arts Village in Ghana, NOW ACCEPTING INTERNSHIP APPLICATIONS from Landscape Architecture Students for Fall 2013-Summer 2015 Contact: info@nkafoundation.org / www.nkafoundation.org for application form. Design-build response to 10×10 Shelter Challenge by Karolina and Wayne of Atelier Switzer.  See short film of the Ghana workshop experience: http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/2031044340/earth-building-in-ghana/posts/413906 Nka Foundation provides hands-on, site-based internships for landscape architecture […]

UN envoy honours the Ghanaian contingent with UN Peacekeeping Medals

MONROVIA, Liberia, June 13, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The Special Representative of the Secretary-General, Karin Landgren, awarded United Nations Peacekeeping Medals to more than 700 Ghanaian peacekeepers for their outstanding service as part of the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL).   Since deploying its first troops to UNMIL […]