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CHILD LABOUR AND TRAFFICKING PROJECT MANAGER PARTICIPATES IN 2016 COMMUNITY SOLUTION PROGRAM, USA

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Freeman Ahegbebu, Project Manager for Cheerful Hearts Foundation’s anti-child labour and trafficking project has been selected as finalist to participate in the 2016 Community Solutions Fellowship Program sponsored by the U.S Department of State. The community Solutions Program (CSP) is a professional development program for the best and brightest global community leaders working in transparency

SCHOOL ACTIVITY DAY ORGANISED TO PROMOTE CHILD RIGHTS AT SENYA BERAKU FISHING COMMUNITY, GHANA

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Over 70 -80 children between the ages of 6 and 14 are trafficked from the Senya fishing village in the Central region of Ghana each year to the Volta lake (Yeji) and other neighbouring countries for fishing activities. While there are still a number of children in bondage of slavery, the intensive educational campaigns and

WORLD DAY AGAINST CHILD LABOUR 2016 (End Child Labour In Supply Chain – Its Everyones Business)

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More than 168 million children are trapped in child labour. More than half of them, 85 million, are in hazardous work. This persistence of child labour is rooted in poverty and lack of decent work for adults, lack of social protection, and a failure to ensure that all children are attending school through to the

TEACHERS RECEIVE TRAINING ON LEARNING DISABILITIES TO SUPPORT REINTEGRATION OF TRAFFICKED CHILDREN INTO THE SENYA FISHING COMMUNITY

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Over 70 -80 children between the ages of 6 and 14 are trafficked from the Senya fishing village in the Central region of Ghana each year to the Volta lake (Yeji) and other neighbouring countries for fishing activities. Through the efforts of Cheerful Hearts Foundation (CHF), other anti-trafficking organizations and government institutions, a numbers of

ANTI-CHILD TRAFFICKING PROJECT LAUNCHED AT SENYA BERAKU FISHING VILLAGE, CENTRAL REGION, GHANA

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Senya fishing village in the Central region of Ghana is one of the worst child trafficking hobs in Ghana where most children are trafficked from to the Volta late (Yeji) and other neighbouring countries for fishing activities. Additionally, there are several other children who work as child labourers in the same community. Research conducted by

FIELDHOUSE PROJECT OFFICIALLY COMMISSIONED BY DR. NANA OBENG WIABO V

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The official commissioning ceremony of the Cheerful Hearts Foundation – Fieldhouse Project came off today at 10am at the Gomoa Nyanyano community. The Chief of Gomoa Nyanyano Dr. Nana Obeng Wiabo V, the Sub-chiefs of the Traditional Council and some key Elders of the community were present today to make the ceremony a memorable one.

WORLD DAY AGAINST CHILD LABOUR JUNE 12, 2015 (NO TO CHILD LABOUR, YES TO QUALITY EDUCATION!)

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More than 168 million children are trapped in child labour. More than half of them, 85 million, are in hazardous work. This persistence of child labour is rooted in poverty and lack of decent work for adults, lack of social protection, and a failure to ensure that all children are attending school through to the legal

EXCURSION FOR FORMER TRAFFICKED CHILDREN SPONSORED BY SCHOTTENGYMNASIUM, AUSTRIA

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At the National Museum to learn about and experience the great history of Ghana

It is every single child’s wish to go on an excursion especially when on holidays. Couple of Months ago Schottengymnasium school, Austria did not only give scholarship to 12 former trafficked and child labourers but also gave funds to organise an excursion for all the former child labourers being sponsored by Cheerful Hearts Foundation. The

CHILD LABOUR PROJECT PHASE 1 (UPDATE 2)

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(Report from 15th July to 15th September, 2011)   to read previous report, please click here Since the last update in July 2011, things have been progressing rapidly in the Nyanyano community. The Child labour rescue team has now become part of the community, enabling us to work directly with the community to achieve the mission

FREE VACATION CLASSES IN SUPPORT OF CHEERFUL HEARTS CHILD LABOUR PROJECT, NYANYANO, GHANA.

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As part of the Child Labour Project run by Cheerful Hearts Foundation, the team conducted free vacation classes for the children in the Nyanyano community. Our research revealed that most children engage in the fishing activities during the school vacation period and feel reluctant to go back to school when they re-open for classes. The