EDUCATION

 OVERVIEW

CCEYD’s Education Program is dedicated to improving the structure and attainability of education in Northern Region of Ghana. It targets three main areas; leadership, teaching methods, and increase life skills among girls and boys to address education barriers social barriers to education; while also seeking to enhance the use of participatory training methods.

In alliance with CCEYD beliefs, the programme area encourages the empowerment of young women and addresses the important issue of gender disparity at all levels of education. This disparity comes as a result of teacher and community beliefs favoring male education over female education.

One-way CCEYD is working to reduce these challenges is through strengthening the Ghana Education Service (GES).

PROGRAMME MANDATE

  • Increased access to empowering, quality, basic education for children of school going age
  • Increased educational attainment for girls
  • Enhanced school governance and management