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19 April 2020

UNFPA supports DOVVSU to activate Domestic Violence Hotline

UNFPA has supported the Domestic Violence and Victims Support Unit (DOVVSU) of the Ghana Police Service to provide a dedicated hotline to respond to issues of abuse during the COVID_19 and the... Read more

9 April 2020

Quarantine and Idleness: The mission of the UNFPA

On Saturday, March 28th, 2020, Country Representative of UNFPA Ghana, Niyi Ojuolape posted on his Twitter page,    “Everybody must stay at home for the next 2 weeks...what do we do to prevent the... Read more

4 April 2020

UNFPA Ghana responds to Relief Boxes Challenge launched by the First Lady of Ghana

On 2nd April 2020, H.E. Rebecca Akufo-Addo the First Lady of the Republic of Ghana, launched the Relief Boxes Challenge at her office in Accra. The purpose of this challenge was to encourage... Read more

2 April 2020
Press Release

World Autism Awareness Day 2020 and the National Call for Increased Responsiveness to the Sexual & Reproductive Health & Rights of Adolescents with Autism

2 April 2020 – Accra, Ghana: The United Nations General Assembly in 2007, adopted April 2 as World Autism Awareness Day, with the goal of bringing global attention to autism. Thirteen years later,... Read more

2 April 2020

UNFPA Ghana hosts E-Workshop on SRH for Persons Living with Autism

As part of activities to mark World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD) Autism Ambassadors Ghana in partnership with UNFPA Ghana with support from the Canadian Government, hosted an e-workshop with over 90... Read more

27 March 2020

The Fight Against Corona Virus: An Individual Responsibility

As a personal initiative, Mr. Faisal Bawa, a programme officer with the Gender Unit of the UNFPA office in Ghana, undertook a community outreach at the Ayi Mensah Police Station. The outreach... Read more

24 March 2020

Intricacies of working from home

Due to unforeseen circumstances many workers around the world have been forced to work from home. The spread of the novel corona virus (COVID19) has led many countries towards isolation by limiting... Read more

12 March 2020

Thriving in overwhelming support

My name is Emmanuel Adare, but my friends call me Kuuku. In 2012, I joined UNFPA as a staff in the IT department, where I have worked for almost 8 years now. I can say with no hesitation that my time... Read more

9 March 2020

Generation Equality: Celebration of 2020 International Women’s Day by the Government of Ghana

The quest to achieve gender equality by 2030 grows keener as the race to the finish line continues to draw closer. The use of different modes of engagement have contributed to ensure both women and... Read more

24 February 2020


Mustapha Osman BAGONLURI is the longest serving driver of United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Country Office (CO) in Ghana. Born in 1959, he joined the agency in his early thirties. Unlike the... Read more