Hon. Nana Oye Lithur

The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection (MoGCSP) was created by an Executive Instrument 1 (E.I 1.) in January 2013 as a successor to the Ministry of Women and Children’s Affairs. The primary objective for its establishment was to have a Ministry responsible for policy formulation, coordination and monitoring and evaluation of Gender, Children and Social Protection issues within the context of the national development agenda.

Gender Ministry donates to flood victims - Osu Korle-Clottey Constituency
The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection in partnership with DIRECTAID-Ghana, has donated relief items to some families who were badly affected by the June 3 floods in the Osu Korle-Clottey Constituency. The items included 300 bags of rice, 300 mattresses, 300 blankets, 100 school bags, cartons of...
2,000 Kayayei, 500 Elderly Receives Free NHIS In Ashanti
As part of government’s social protection interventions, the Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection, Nana Oye Lithur has said the government is committed to the holistic development of everybody in Ghana. She pointed out that one important aspect of the interventions is, government believes that...
Ghana Wins Top Performing Gender Award
Ghana has been recognised as one of the continent's top performers in the advancement of the economic and social rights of women. Minister for Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, Hanna S. Tetteh (MP), received the African Gender Award for Ghana at the Kigali Summit of the African Union. Sponsored by the...
Gender Ministry rescues 21 children trafficked to South Africa
The Gender Ministry is developing an action plan to guide the campaign against human trafficking. This follows the rescue of some 21 Ghanaian minors who had been trafficked to Pretoria, South Africa to play football. The rescue was triggered by a request from the Gender Ministry to the Ghana High Commission in...

Hon.Nana Oye Lither's address at NHIS registration for the elderly in Ellembelle Constituency, W/R