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1 July 2022
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Private sector participation is key for sustainable domestic healthcare financing.

UNFPA Ghana, Ministry of Health and the Private Health Sector Alliance of Ghana push for Sustainable Domestic financing for Family Planning

With growing concerns about the sustainability of health programs and the need to seek alternative sources of financing for Sexual and Reproductive... Read more

30 June 2022
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An adolescent mother with her child at the back.

Adolescent Pregnancy in Ghanaian Communities – A worrying trend amid MTCT of HIV

Between 2016 and 2020, Ghana recorded 542,131 amongst adolescent girls aged 15-19 years and 13,444 pregnancies amongst young teenagers aged 10-14... Read more

9 June 2022
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The UNFPA Ghana Rep a.i, Mr. Yisa in an interaction with the Director-General of GHS, Dr. Patrick Kuma-Aboagye.

UNFPA to support GHS in the renovation of the Tamale Fistula Centre

Established in 1996 as part of efforts to reform healthcare delivery in the country, the Ghana Health Service (GHS) exists to oversee the... Read more

7 June 2022
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The UNFPA Ghana Rep a.i, Mr. Yisa in an interaction with the NDPC, Director-General, Dr. Kojo Mensah-Abrampa

UNFPA to deepen ties with National Development Planning Commission

The Government of Ghana set up the National Development Planning Commission (NDPC), with the responsibility of giving counsel to the executive arm of... Read more

6 June 2022
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The UNFPA Ghana Rep a.i, Mr. Yisa in a discussion with the Chief Director of MoGCSP, Dr. Afisah Zakaria

UNFPA Assures Ministry of Gender, Children & Social Protection of Continuous Support

Issues affecting women and girls, including ending maternal deaths, ensuring equal access to education and active participation in economic and... Read more

1 June 2022
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A resource person teaching the participants about menstruation

UNFPA Ghana observes 2022 Menstrual Hygiene Day with Ghana Reads Initiative

On May 28 every year, the world observes Menstrual Hygiene Day to bring the attention of Governments, health professionals, women activists and the... Read more

28 May 2022
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2022 Menstrual Hygiene Day

2022 MENSTRUAL HYGIENE DAY

UNFPA Ghana Country Office, Accra, 28 May – Menstruation or period, is a biological phenomenon naturally occurring in females. It basically involves... Read more

23 May 2022
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2022 International Day to end Obstetric Fistula

Women and Young Girls deserves better: Let’s give emotional support to victims of obstetric fistula

Mr. Abdul-Latif Abdul-Rahaman also 24 years old is the second runner up for the essay competition on OF.

23 May 2022
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2022 International Day to end Obstetric Fistula

Maternal Morbidity: the end to obstetric fistula

In commemoration of 2022 International Day to end Obstetric Fistula (OF) in Ghana, we publish a 21-year-old student Ms. Sueba Latif’s essay that made... Read more

23 May 2022
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2022 International Day to end Obstetric Fistula

Motherhood in Distress: Engineering Ghana to end Obstetric Fistula

The first runner up to the essay competition is a 24-year-old Mr. Joshua Okyere and here we go with his essay Motherhood in Distress: Engineering... Read more

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