NEWS PDA

CALL FOR APPLICATION

Artisans Association of Ghana and Participatory Development Associates invite qualified professionals to apply for the position of Consultant to the Young Female Businesses for Growth (YoFeB-4G) Project. The project aims to mentor, and train young female artisans in Ghana’s construction industry to formalize their businesses.     Description/Role The consultant will: Lead the development of…

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NEWS PDA

6th Annual Knowledge Sharing Workshop on Child Protection

Participatory Development Associates (PDA) cordially invites you to a webinar on child labor in Ghana. Throughout the year, these webinars have showcased the knowledge and expertise of our personnel based on two decades of PDA’s work to generate quality findings and evidence towards strengthening economic development processes, policymaking and the design of development programmes/interventions in…

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CURRENT PROJECTS

FINEDEV Endline Evaluation

PDA and Bath SDR are evaluating Global Affairs Canada’s five-year multi-million funding to Sinapi Aba Savings and Loans (SASL) for enterprise growth and development. Dubbed Financial Inclusion for Enterprise Development (FINEDEV), the project was expected to strengthen SASL’s capacity to provide enterprise loans to small and medium-scale enterprises (SMEs) that are unable to access credit…

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CURRENT PROJECTS

IPO Baseline Assessment – Inception Phase

PDA has been contracted by the Mastercard Foundation as the Impact Partner Organisation (IPO) for its Young Africa Works (YAW) strategy implementation in Ghana. As IPO, PDA is working to track the Foundation’s impact in agriculture, innovations and across the entire Ghanaian economy, particularly job creation and entrepreneurial opportunities for young people. Currently, PDA is…

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PDA ACTIVITIES AND EVENTS

ACU – 2022 Quarter 2 Updates

The Advocacy and Communications Unit has had a fruitful second quarter of the year. Below is an update on our activities:   Job Readiness Training The ACU carried out a project under WEE-NORTH with the Alinéa Foundation. The goal of the project was to provide a curriculum, content and facilitation strategies for Job Readiness training…

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PDA ACTIVITIES AND EVENTS

CHILD LABOR REMEDIATION PROJECT – 2022 Quarter 2 Updates

INTRODUCTION During the quarter under review, the Child Labor Remediation team carried out new activities and managed some ongoing activities. Key amongst them were conducting a needs assessment, distribution of educational materials, community sensitization, procurement and distribution of birth certificates, phonics by phone training, and the formation of VSLA groups. Over the past three months,…

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NEWS PDAPDA ACTIVITIES AND EVENTS

PDA LAUNCHES YOUNG IMPACT ASSOCIATES PROGRAM TO RAISE AFRICA’S FUTURE M&E EXPERTS

  The growing prominence of Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) in Africa’s development sector stems not only from the need to assure accountability and learning but also from the “political recognition of the utility of evaluation to good governance” (Basheka, 2015). Indeed, M&E is recognized as the main instrument for assessing the extent to which the…

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