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    The Lost Boys: Misogyny & Ghana’s Looming Gender Crisis I

    Father and daughter watch the sunset. Father daughter relationships are important to a woman's growth.

    “The jury is still out on whether Archbishop Duncan Williams is a misogynist or simply a shepherd who wants the best for this flock of female followers.” So goes the introduction of an article I started writing on October 30, 2014, but never finished. Almost two years later, that sentence is still valid. Actually, scratch …

      Guest Post by Christabel Steel-Dadzie: The Morning After – A Personal Account of Assault in Ghana

      Assault Against Women in Ghana

      Editor’s Note: A friend shared this account from Christabel Steel-Dadzie, one of Ghana’s young changemakers and founder of the Ahaspora Young Professionals network. Reading it, I was aghast, but not surprised. I have encountered similar in Ghana (in a trotro/public mini-bus no less) and heard similar stories from other ladies. Christabel found the courage to …