The Ghana Girl Guides Association
Girl Guiding introduced in Ghana
Number of Girl Guides in Ghana in 2016
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.
Ghana Guide Law
- A Guide is loyal and can be trusted
- A Guide is helpful
- A Guide is polite and considerate
- A Guide is friendly and a sister to all Guides
- A Guide is kind to animals and respects all living things
- A Guide is obedient
- A Guide has courage and is cheerful in all difficulties
- A Guide makes good use of her time
- A Guide takes care of her own possessions and those of other people
- A Guide is self-controlled in all she thinks, says and does
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 Brownie Law.
Ghana Brownie Law
A Brownie is truthful, obedient and cheerful
And thinks of others before herself.
Development of the movement
Guiding in Ghana was launched in Accra in 1921 and spread to towns and villages all over the country during the next 20 years. In 1930 the Association’s headquarters were built in Accra, and since 1945 cadet companies have been established in schools around the country.