The first lady of the Republic of Ghana has done a number of projects in Ghana that demands commendations like Kofi Anokye Maternity Block, commissioning of the Paediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Korle-BU on the 15th May 2019, has cut sod for the construction of a center for the people at Kwame Anum in the Ga South Municipality, the facility, will be constructed with funding from the Infanta Malaria Prevention Foundation(IMPF), etc.
H.E Rebecca Akuffo Addo has launched the girls’ empowerment project at La and Teshie today. This project will empower girls who are destitute, dropped out of school and helpless to be given skills training to enable them to be useful, fend for themselves and create reliable sources of income.
It is envisaged that the skills training could cover batik tye and dye, sewing, soap making, and entrepreneurial skills. This is what the first lady put on her twitter page:
“I was happy to launch my girl empowerment project ”Because I want to Be” at La and Teshie today”. “The project will give girls who have dropped out of school an opportunity to learn a vocational skill to enable them to support their livelihood”.