Community Members Seek Evidence Against Octea Ltd.

Community Members Seek Evidence Against Octea Ltd.

Sierra Leone Community Members Seek Evidence from New York Court in Human Rights Lawsuit against Diamond Miner Octea Ltd. August 19, 2021 – New York – If Sia Janet Bayoh and other members of the Marginalised Affected Property Owners (MAPO) have their way, a trove of...

Improved Household Income

Improved Household Income

Kyeradeso Community Improves Households Income Through Community Savings and Loans Associations (CSLAs) By Nana Ama Nketia-Quaidoo In the last three years, the people of Kyeredeso Community in Ghana’s Nkoranza South Municipality have become savers with the resources...

The Arrest of Human Rights Defender Me Antoine Pépé Lama

The Arrest of Human Rights Defender Me Antoine Pépé Lama

The arrest of human rights defender Me Antoine Pépé Lama: an infringement on the freedom of expression of all human rights defenders in Guinea Mr. Pépé Antoine Lama, Lawyer at the Bar of Guinea, member of the Bar Council, and active member of Les Mêmes Droits pour...

LIBERIA COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

Notes from the Field: Liberian communities taking development into their own hands In late March 2021, Advocates for Community Alternatives (ACA) embarked on a field mission to rural Liberia to assess its programs, support partners, and build new collaborations. The...

LAND ENCROACHMENT

LAND ENCROACHMENT AT JUASO, NWOASE, AND DONKRO NKWANTA. Advocates for Community Alternatives(ACA)  partner communities in Ghana are facing land challenges by powerful actors such as mining companies and traditional authorities. They are, however, mounting a courageous...

CICONET TRAINING

CICONET UNDERGOES CONFIDENCE BUILDING TRAINING It is a bright Wednesday morning with the sun’s rays glimmering in Segyimase, a small community within the Abuakwa South Municipality. Famous for its gold, Osino, capital of Fanteakwa South District is a town located in...

Compensation Training at Juaso

 ACA Legal Team Educates Juaso Victims on Mining Compensation Procedures as the Community’s Fight for Survival Continues. The community of Juaso seem to be re-living one of their worst nightmares. Within the past few years, most of them have lost an immeasurable...

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