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Speaker of Parliament Advocates for Reinforcement of Women Empowerment

The Speaker of Parliament, Rt. Hon. Prof. Aaron Michael Oquaye has called for reinforcement of women empowerment and the enhancement of equal rights to boost women representation in decision making.   

He advocated for allocation of seats to women who would like to contest for elections and urged political parties to reserve a quota for women to encourage their participation in politics and governance.

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Faculty of Science and Environment Education Observes World Toilet Day 2019

The Faculty of Science and Environment Education, Asante-Mampong Campus in collaboration with Asanko Gold Ghana Limited has observed the 2019 World Toilet Day at the Esaase Bontefufuom Senior High School in the Amansie West District in the Ashanti Region of Ghana.

This year’s World Toilet Day was celebrated under the theme Clean hands for all; Living no one behind. The day has been earmarked to promote health and education through hand hygiene and behaviour change.

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136 UEW Students Receive NAkDeF Scholarship

A total of 136 students from COLTEK of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) have been awarded scholarships by the Newmont Akyem Development Foundation (NAkDeF), a subsidiary of Newmont Gold Corps (formerly Newmont Ghana Limited).

A 10-member NAkDeF team led by Madam Gloria Mensah has called on the Management of the College of Technology Education, Kumasi (COLTEK) to officially present the list of the beneficiaries and to explore the possibility of a stronger bond between NAkDeF and UEW.

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COLTEK-GSDI Partnership Extended

The Ghana Skills Development Initiative (GSDI) III and its partners including the European Union and the German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ) have decided to sponsor a stretch of the partnership between the College of Technology Education, Kumasi (COLTEK) and GSDI III towards the development of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) in Ghana.

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Gomoa West District to sign MoU with UEW

The District Chief Executive (DCE) of Gomoa West, Hon. Bismark Baisie Nkum has revealed his outfit’s intention to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) to formalise and strengthen relationship between both parties.

He hinted that his outfit had identified gaps in the education system of Gomoa West which needed to be addressed as quickly as possible to improve the academic prowess of teachers and pupils in the District; hence, the necessity for the MoU.

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IERIS-UEW Holds Exhibition and Seminar to Observe African Universities Week

The Institute for Educational Research and Innovation Studies (IERIS) of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) has held an exhibition and a seminar to mark the 2019 African Universities’ Week, a period on the calendar of the Association of African Universities (AAU) earmarked for higher education institutions across Africa to commemorate the establishment of AAU.

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Prof. Andrews Ofori-Birikorang Appointed as Pro-Vice-Chancellor of UEW

The Management of the University of Education, Winneba, on behalf of the Governing Council, has appointed Prof. Andrews Ofori-Birikorang as the Pro-Vice-Chancellor of the University. The appointment takes immediate effect 

Until his appointment as Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Ofori-Birikorang was the Dean of Faculty of Foreign Languages Education and Communication.

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Faculty of Science and Environment Education Marks African Universities Week

The Dean of the Faculty of Science and Environment Education, University of Education, Winneba (Asante Mampong Campus), Dr. Richard A. Kuffour has announced the Faculty’s readiness to assist Basic School Science Teachers with their science experiments.

He made this announcement during a Mobile Laboratory Session and Environmental Campaigns with three basic schools in the Mampong Municipality to mark the African Universities Week Celebration on Tuesday, November 12, 2019.

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