GHOne News’ award-successful journalist, Alice Aryeetey, has been nominated to obtain the award for Very best Media Advocate for Incapacity for the yr.
Her station GHOne Television has been shortlisted for the Finest Disability Reporting Station of the year at the Ghana Disability Excellence Awards.
The occasion would he held annually to figure out the remarkable achievements and functions of folks, corporations, products and services, initiatives of incapacity and disability help employees who have more than the decades delivered a large typical of assist to increase the excellent of lifetime and inclusion of individuals with disability.
The maiden edition is slated for Saturday, 28th November, 2019 at the plush Tang Palace Resort in Ghana’s cash, Accra.
Skip Aryeetey’s is effective have about the past 8 several years been concentrated on the enhancement and upholding of the rights of all folks with disability, via many insightful reviews. Her experiences on the lapses in Ghana’s inclusive instruction policy, the sexual and reproductive wellbeing and rights of individuals with incapacity, and a heartbreaking story of a Raped 44-calendar year old blind girl who bought impregnated and contaminated with HIV, caught the notice of the panel of the awards plan, which incorporated the Ghana Federation of Disability Corporations (GFD) and the Ghana Council for Individuals with Disability, below the Ministry of Gender, Young children and Social Protection.
GHOne Tv set, on the other hand was picked for its ongoing assistance and advocacy for advancement of folks with incapacity through its information and existing affairs programs.
Ms. Aryeetey, with an curiosity in reporting on social and developmental troubles, was last 12 months (2018) adjudged the Most Promising Youthful Journalist of the calendar year by the Ghana Journalists Affiliation and was shortlisted amongst 12 youthful journalists throughout the planet for the sixth Thomson basis younger journalist award as element of the once-a-year prestigious Foreign Press Affiliation (FPA) Media Awards.
She has also received four other GJA awards, out of which a few had been for Very best in Incapacity Reporting in Ghana and Finest Television report on Education, among 2015 and 2018.
Ms. Aryeetey holds a bachelor’s diploma in Communication Scientific studies from the Ghana Institute of Journalism and has been with the EIB Network’s GHOne Television considering that 2016.