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8 May 2018
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The Jubilee Park in Kumasi was full of midwives and other women’s groups such as the Christian Mothers Association, Prison Ladies and Police Wives Association to mention just a few on Saturday 5 May... Read more
18 April 2018
Statement
UNFPA GHANA CONDEMNS VIOLENCE METED ON GIRL LASHED WITH HORSEWHIP IN TAMALE FOR COMING HOME LATE UNFPA has noted with concern the story (and video clip) that went viral over the weekend of a young... Read more
15 March 2018
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As part of the 2018 International Women’s Day commemoration, UNFPA in partnership with Purium African Development Platform (PAYDP) organized an outreach programme at the Agbogbloshie market to engage... Read more
12 March 2018
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The First Lady of the Republic of Ghana, H.E. Rebecca Akufo Addo charged leading female and male Ghanaian voices to champion education for girls and women as a means of improving gender parity in... Read more
13 February 2018
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The United Nations Envoy on Youth was today on a one (1) day visit to Ghana. The visit was an important opportunity to leverage support for vulnerable young girls and women by engaging partners to... Read more
13 February 2018
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The UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth, Jayathma Wickramanayake, visited the Agblogboshie Market in Accra shortly after arriving in Ghana. Her visit to the market was to meet with the Kayayi girls... Read more
13 February 2018
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In a town-hall meeting with the UN Youth Envoy, Jayathma Wickramanayake, young Ghanaians shared a series of policy issues and ideas that were developed by a collective of youth organisations working... Read more
12 February 2018
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Halfway through a five (5) nation mission in Africa, the UN Envoy on Youth kicked off a visit with her delegation to the Canadian High Commissioner in Ghana alongside the UNFPA Country Representative... Read more
9 February 2018
Press Release
9 February 2018 – Accra, Ghana The United Nations Secretary General’s Special Envoy on Youth continued her maiden multi-nation visit in Africa with a one day stop in Accra, Ghana. The visit was an... Read more
5 February 2018
Press Release
UNFPA URGES ALL TO WORK FOR ACCOUNTABILITY FOR INCREASED INVESTMENT IN THE YOUTH FOR ECONOMIC EMANCIPATION 5 February 2018
Accra: February 5, 2018: Over the last 20 years, the age structure of Ghana’s population has steadily been changing, as a result of low birth and death rates, coupled with the decline in fertility... Read more

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