Meet Children Who are Standing Up Against Child Abuse in Ghana

Meet Children Who are Standing Up Against Child Abuse in Ghana

“My confidence level has increased. I can stand anywhere, in public to express myself well. I don’t feel shy anymore”, said Gloria Seidu. Gloria had had her confidence built through a top-notch child-rights centred programme known as Savana Signatures Young Reporters. The Savana Signatures Young Reporters’ clubs formed in 10 basic schools in the Savelugu/Nanton Municipality was a direct response to the high incidence of child abuse and molestation in the Municipality. A 17-year old…

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Savana Signatures Builds Teachers Skills in the Use of ICT Tools

Savana Signatures Builds Teachers Skills in the Use of ICT Tools

More than 400 teachers and circuit supervisors from the Northern and Volta regions of Ghana have received basic ICT maintenance skills and ICT pedagogy through the Integration of ICT in Education Project (IIEP). Also, Savana Signatures provided 17 11-seater computers laboratories for 17 basic schools. All these formed part of Savana Signatures’ contributions to improving the quality of education in Ghana using ICT. The effort is also aimed to facilitate the implementation of Ghana’s ICT…

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Savana Signatures Trains Teachers to Mentor Children to Speak Up on Rights

Savana Signatures Trains Teachers to Mentor Children to Speak Up on Rights

Children should be able to advocate their rights to education, clean drinking water, good sanitation, and quality health. To do this effectively, child advocates will need reliable but free platforms. Digital media, however, has made this easier for people to create content and share it with the world. To provide that voice to children in Ghana, Savana Signatures through Integration of ICT in Education project (IIEP) developed a training model called the “Young Reporters Guide”….

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Children in Ghana Speak Out on Rights

Children in Ghana Speak Out on Rights

Children should be able to advocate their rights. To do this effectively, they need to be guided and provided with a platform that will give them the opportunity to express their feelings and learn about issues affecting their lives. It is against this background that Savana Signatures has designed children empowerment training module known as the “Young Reporters”.  This platform provides space for young people to learn about their rights, build their confidence and interact…

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Our Latest Newsletter: Creating Paradigm Shift in Development using ICT

Our Latest Newsletter: Creating Paradigm Shift in Development using ICT

Savana Signatures is a youth-led, youth-centered and gender sensitive programming ICT for development (ICT4D) organization based in Ghana with the mission “To equip youth, women and vulnerable groups with ICT skills for personal and professional development through the innovative use of ICT” and a vision of “A society where relevant information, knowledge and skills for development are enhanced by equal access to and use of ICT”. The organization over the years has lived and followed…

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Savana Signatures 2014 Annual Report Out

Savana Signatures 2014 Annual Report Out

Building a Digital, Healthy and Responsible Society for Social Change Through ICT is the title of our 2014 Annual Report. The report chronicled achievements and progress made by each project in the year under review. Savana Signatures as an ICT for development organization is happy to share this report with you, our partners and stakeholders. Please find the link here Savana Signatures 2014 Annual Report.  

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EDUCO Officials Visit Savana Signatures’ Project Site

EDUCO Officials Visit Savana Signatures’ Project Site

The officials of EDUCO, an international agency supporting projects in the areas of education and child rights in some developing countries including Ghana have paid a monitoring visit to Savana Signatures’ projects sites. The delegation made up of Mr. Chema Rodriguez Sala, West Africa Representative, Mr. Albert Tarradellas Bertrản, Director of International Division and Mr. Wilfred Dery, Ghana Local Representative of EDUCO was conducted round the projects by the Executive Director of Savana Signatures, Mr. John Stephen…

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