19Jun

13 Ugandan Delegation pays Benchmarking Visit To CHRAJ

A 22 member delegation from the Independent Electoral Commission of Uganda, and the National Initiative for Civic Education in Uganda led by the UN Resident Coordinator in Uganda, Ms. Rosa Malango, the Government Chief Whip of Uganda, Hon. Ruth Nankabirwa, The Team Leader Institutional Effectiveness (IE), UNDP, Mr. Innocent Ejolu, and the Programme Officer of […]

07Jun

CHRAJ probes Freddie Blay over 275 buses

Date: Jun 05 , 2019 , 07:50 BY: Caroline Boateng – Graphic Com.Ltd The Chairperson of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Mr Freddie Worsemao Blay, will on Friday, June 7, 2019, face committal proceedings for contempt of court at an Accra High Court. The proceedings are for his persistent failure to respond to several requests […]

06Jun

ARAP Awarded for Supporting Ghana’s Anti-Corruption Efforts

Credit: ARAP Published 05/06/2019     ARAP, FIIAPP and the EU Delegation to Ghana are proud to have received an award during the West Africa Regional Consultation of National Human Rights, held in Accra last week.   In recognition of ARAP’s ongoing support to the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) in promoting human rights […]

03Jun

169 Institutions adopt new anti-corruption reporting system

Date: May 29 , 2019  BY: Caroline Boateng One hundred and sixty-nine (169) government and non-governmental organisations have used the National Anti-Corruption online Reporting Dashboard (NACoRD) to report on various efforts to stem corruption in the country. NACoRD, which is an online reporting tool for the proper coordination of all anti-corruption efforts of various bodies […]

01Jun

Communiqué For Immediate Release – English & French

Regional Consultation for National Human Rights Institutions in West Africa, Accra 29-31 May 2019 Accra, 31 May: From 29-31 May 2019, National Human Rights Institutions in West Africa met in Accra during a regional consultation jointly organized by the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice of Ghana (CHRAJ), the Network of National Human Rights […]

30May

Human Rights Institutions In West Africa Congregate in Ghana

Accra, May 30, GNA National Human Rights Institutions (NHRIs) in West Africa and the Sahel Regions, have started a regional consultation to scrutinize performances with respect to the principles relating to the promotion and protection of human rights. Ms Josephine Nkrumah, Chairperson of the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) who chaired the occasion, charged […]

29May

Regional Consultation of National Human Rights Institutions in West Africa

  The Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice is hosting heads of National Human Rights Institutions (NHRIs) in West Africa, in Accra, Ghana, at the Best Western Premiere Hotel to assess their performances with respect to the “Principles Relating to NHRIs for the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights” of 1993 in line with […]