Our projects and our focus

Juvenile Justice

Boys and girls who come into conflict with the law and are placed in Correctional Centers and Remand Homes are victims of poor parental care and are mainly from rural and urban communities in Ghana...

Early Childhood Development

Early childhood development embodies several fields such as health and nutrition, early childhood education, infant stimulation, community development, women's development, psychology, sociology among others...

Girls Empowerment

Girls and young women are the most affected by poverty across the world especially those in rural and urban rural communities...


CRRECENT seeks to fill a gap in data and information on children from civil society perspective to support evidence-based advocacy and other interventions for children...

This is our story

Child Research and Resource Centre – CRRECENT is a civil society organization that focuses on evidence-based programmes to promote child and youth rights and development as a direct function of national development.


Our Theory of Change

Our Vision

We envision a well-integrated society that recognizes children in every sector and creates the necessary space and opportunity to respond to their developmental needs.

Our Philosophy

Every child, given the opportunity and protection by society, can optimize his/her abilities and grow to lead an independent, responsible adult life.

Our Strategic Goal

A Vibrant and Sustainable CRRECENT impacting positively on Children, Youth and the Vulnerable.

Our Theory of Change

We believe that development is about increasing possibilities and capacities of individuals to make the most of their potentials to live as full resourceful persons and together with others create caring, supportive and accountable societies.


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Plot D469, Highlife Highway, Baron Residential Enclave, 1st Baron Stop, Adenta-Dodowa Road, Amrahia, Accra.

P. O. Box TS1, Teshie, Accra

+233 (20) 770 0671