Okere: Teenagers empowered to influence decision-making and demand social accountability
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Okere: Teenagers empowered to influence decision-making and demand social accountability


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Youth Budget Advocacy Group has been inaugurated at Okere in the Eastern region to articulate the views of the younger population on decisions about the youth and ensure social accountability on projects.

The Youth Budget Advocacy Group in the Okere District at its maiden forum engaged the District Assembly after visiting many communities in the district to monitor projects being carried out by the assembly and also soliciting views of the teenage population on pressing issues affecting them in their communities.

Edward Appiah and Magdalen Ansah, President and Secretary of the group respectively in Okere District told Starr News, the platform has provided young population in the district rare opportunity to let their voices be heard on social issues of relevance to the development of the youth.


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