Young women encouraged to take up space in forestry

By Staff Reporter Environment, forestry and fisheries deputy minister, Makhotso Sotyu, has encouraged women to take up careers in the forestry sector. “Young women are needed to prepare and take up opportunities offered in the sector, including senior positions, starting…

Giving Voice to Young Women in Ghana

“I didn’t like to socialize with people,” Rebecca Kumi says, recalling her earliest memories in Kumasi, Ghana. “I kept to myself.” Rebecca, now a 2019 Mandela Washington Fellow and program officer at Action Aid Ghana, remembers when she first shook…