Her station GHOne Tv set has been shortlisted for the Best Incapacity Reporting Station of the 12 months at the Ghana Disability Excellence Awards.
The event would he held each year to realize the exceptional achievements and will work of folks, companies, providers, initiatives of disability and disability assist staff who have around the several years furnished a large conventional of assistance to enhance the high quality of daily life and inclusion of people with disability.
The maiden edition is slated for Saturday, 28th November, 2019 at the plush Tang Palace Lodge in Ghana’s funds, Accra.
Overlook Aryeetey’s functions have in excess of the previous eight yrs been concentrated on the development and upholding of the rights of all persons with disability, as a result of a number of insightful reports. Her studies on the lapses in Ghana’s inclusive education and learning policy, the sexual and reproductive well being and legal rights of individuals with disability, and a heartbreaking story of a Raped 44-calendar year aged blind girl who received impregnated and infected with HIV, caught the interest of the panel of the awards scheme, which integrated the Ghana Federation of Incapacity Companies (GFD) and the Ghana Council for People with Disability, below the Ministry of Gender, Little ones and Social Defense.
GHOne Tv set, on the other hand was selected for its constant help and advocacy for improvement of persons with incapacity by means of its information and existing affairs applications.
Ms. Aryeetey, with an desire in reporting on social and developmental concerns, was last year (2018) adjudged the Most Promising Young Journalist of the year by the Ghana Journalists Association and was shortlisted amid 12 young journalists throughout the entire world for the sixth Thomson basis youthful journalist award as element of the annual prestigious International Push Association (FPA) Media Awards.
She has also won four other GJA awards, out of which a few had been for Finest in Disability Reporting in Ghana and Greatest Tv report on Education, between 2015 and 2018.
Ms. Aryeetey holds a bachelor’s degree in Interaction Scientific tests from the Ghana Institute of Journalism and has been with the EIB Network’s GHOne Tv because 2016.