The Regional Advisory Information
and Network Systems (RAINS) is a Ghanaian registered
non-governmental organization that is committed to promoting the rights of the marginalized in society.
Formed in 1993, RAINS has a long history of work to improve the
lives of deprived communities and sections of the society. In conjunction with
communities, government agencies and civil society groups, the
organization pioneered interactions in advancing girl child education, tackling child labour,
and the empowerment of women and girls.
RAINS has grown into an important actor in
environmental governance and enhancing livelihood options programmes
delivery. RAINS beneficiary communities over the years have witnessed the provision of services in the areas such as; reducing child
labor and exploitation, livelihoods enhancement, reproductive health and the promotion of traditional
leadership in democratic governance. RAINS adopts integrated and
multidisciplinary approaches in all its interventions at bridging the gap between the deprived and duty bearers and addresses problems
in a holistic way.
It equally works at dealing practically
on issues bothering on child abuse and child exploitation through partnerships and collaborations with both state and non-state actors