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Ghana Reads Initiative commemorates the International Day of the Girl Child

As part of the celebration of Accra World Book Capital, 2023, the Ghana Reads Initiative commemorated the International Day of the Girl Child with a programme themed "Our Time is Now, Yes We Can Make it".

The book titled, "Wings for Legs" written by Naomi Adjei was read and discussed to empower the young girls. 

The guest speakers for the programme were the Director, Girls Education Division, Ghana Education Service and Manye Naa Ameley Tesaa 1 of Teiko Tsuru We. The Chairperson for the occasion was the Executive Director of Ghana Book Development Council.


The Ghana Book Development Council (GBDC) was established in 1975 as an Agency under the Ministry of Education. The objective of the Council is to ensure the development, publication, and distribution of textbooks and other reading materials in Ghana to foster national development.
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