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LEAP COVERS 112,367 HOUSEHOLDS IN 3 REGIONS OF THE NORTH

Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection, Otiko Afisah Djaba has disclosed that the LEAP program covers 112,367 households in the three Northern Regions. According to the minister, out of the 112,367 households, Upper West had 38,133, Upper East 31,061 and with the rest 43,173 recorded in the Northern Region. The program currently covers 254 […]

MINISTRY SENSITISES MMDCES, MMDCDS ON LEAP

The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection has held a day’s sensitization workshop for stakeholders to equip them on the operations and processes of the Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP) Programme to enhance its implementation. The workshop was also to enhance collaboration and transparency in the implementation of the LEAP Programme, which is designed […]

FREE SHS A SIGNIFICANT TOOL FOR POVERTY ERADICATION-MINISTER

The Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection Madam Otiko Afisah Djaba, has revealed that government’s free SHS is a significant tool to eradicate poverty in Ghana thereby contributing to improved livelihoods among Ghanaians. She said this today April 4, 2018, during a one-day sensitization workshop for MMDCEs in the three regions of the north […]

‘WE ARE GOING TO CHANGE GHANA’ – GENDER MINISTER

The Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection, Madam Otiko Afisah Djaba has assured Ghanaians especially the vulnerable and marginalized in society that, government will change the face of the country through the Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP) program. She said Ghana is the best place for every Ghanaian and ‘we need to feel good […]

52ND Cycle LEAP Payment

The Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP) Programme since its inception in 2008 has been positively improving the conditions and life paths of its beneficiary household members, extreme poor and vulnerable persons in Ghana. This month marks the 52nd Cycle LEAP Grant Payment of the Programme. The 52nd Cycle payment is scheduled for (Monday) 22nd to […]

Training of Trainers Workshop for DSWOs AND CSOs

Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP) is a social protection intervention of the Government of Ghana with the aim of reducing extreme poverty by increasing consumption and nutrition, as well as promoting access to social services and opportunities among the extreme poor and vulnerable in the Ghana. As part of efforts to promote social accountability, human […]

50th Cycle LEAP payment

The LEAP Programme since its inception in 2008 has been positively changing the life paths of many marginalized persons in Ghana. This month marks The 50th Cycle LEAP payment, scheduled for 25th – 29th September 2017. During this period, beneficiary households will receive their cash grants in the 216 MMDAs (Metropolitan, Municipal, and District Assemblies) […]

CASE MANAGEMENT TRAINING WORKSHOP AT TYCO CITY HOTEL, SUNYANI

The LEAP Management Secretariat (LMS) trained selected DSWOs and CCPHs on a Revised Case Management Manual from 27-29th August 2017. Case Management deals with the grievances, claims, complaints and other issues of programme beneficiary household member information update from LEAP beneficiary households, and from other stakeholders of the LEAP programme. The essence of Case Management is to […]