Ghana History Population Politics
NONGOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS AND OTHER ASSOCIATIONSGhana has an active Nongovernmental Organization (NGO) sector, with over 900 registered organizations that participate in welfare and development projects in health, education, microfinancing, women's status, family planning, child care, and numerous other areas. The longest standing groups have been church-based organizations and the Red Cross. Most are supported by foreign donors. Urban voluntary associations, such as ethnic and occupational unions, also offer important social and economic assistance.
ORIENTATION HISTORY AND ETHNIC RELATIONS URBANISM, ARCHITECTURE, AND THE USE OF SPACE FOOD AND ECONOMY SOCIAL STRATIFICATION POLITICAL LIFE SOCIAL WELFARE AND CHANGE PROGRAMS NONGOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS AND OTHER ASSOCIATIONS GENDER ROLES AND STATUSES MARRIAGE, FAMILY, AND KINSHIP SOCIALIZATION ETIQUETTE RELIGION MEDICINE AND HEALTH CARE SECULAR CELEBRATIONS THE ARTS AND THE HUMANITIES THE STATE OF THE PHYSICAL AND SOCIAL SCIENCES