Ghana Girl Guides Association belongs to the largest voluntary Movement dedicated to girls and young women in the world. We represent twenty-six thousand, nine hundred and nine (26,909) girls and young women across Ghana.

Welcome to Girl Guides Ghana

We are driven by commitment to changing lives
– For ninety-five years Girl Guiding has transformed the lives of girls and young women across the country,
supporting and empowering them to achieve their fullest potential
and to become responsible citizens of the world.

ABOUT

Ghana Girl Guides Association, GGGA is a full member of the world Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts, WAGGGS (www.wagggs.org). WAGGGS is the world’s largest voluntary movement for girls and young women.

WHAT WE DO

Our activities are geared towards empowerment and development of learning skills which is done through several training programmes in a fun – learning environment.

It is our mission at Ghana Girl Guides to enable girls and young women develop their full potential as responsible citizens of the world.

Who we are

Mission

To enable girls and young women develop their full potentials as responsible citizens of the world.

Vision

That all girls and young women are valued and take action to change the world.

Goals

To achieve the Mission and Vision, we have developed two Goals in our Global Operations Plan: 

Goal 1:

Provide more opportunities for girls and young women to grow and lead.

Goal 2:

Empower young girls and women to be agents of change in the world.

The goals will help to ensure our continued work towards achieving our Mission and Vision 2020, and towards the empowerment of girls and young women to understand and speak out about their rights and roles in their communities.

The Guide’s Promise

Ghana Guide Promise

I promise that I will do my best: To do my duty to God, to serve my country and help other people, and to keep the Guide Law.

Benefits

  • We train the girls with unique value-based approached to non-formal education that is international and inter generational.
  • We focus on leadership development and active citizenship.
  • Our 8 point programme guides us to develop the girls in all aspects (mind, character, relationship, physical fitness, service to community, home craft skills, out of doors, creative ability)
  • We instill self-confidence and build self-esteem at all levels of girl guiding.
  • Our girls are part of a wide family where they are able to foster strong friendships
  • They are able to share experiences when they embark on self-sponsored international camps (each year in summer) either to the US, UK or Canada.
  • Through experiential learning, our outdoor activities are geared towards progressive self-development.

Opportunities

  • Girls who show strong leadership qualities are given the opportunity to take leadership roles in the Association and are trained to deliver quality service.
  • Girls can take part in locally-organised weekend camps which are centered on different leadership themes and self-development.
  • International camps and conferences held each year gives our girls foreign experience to be abreast with current trends of leadership.
  • Girls are empowered to take up projects in their schools and communities and execute them with the help of sister guides.
  • There are so many opportunities to volunteer, both locally and internationally.