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18 February 2021
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Engaging the media to achieve the 3 Zeros

UNFPA Ghana to deploy media to achieve 3 Zeros

The media, comprising journalists, broadcast channels, editors, producers and media owners, hold a crucial duty in society to inform and educate the citizenry. In Ghana, like in many other places,... Read more

9 February 2021
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2021 International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation

UNFPA Ghana Partners the Media to commemorate 2021 International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation

As part of activities marking the 2021 International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation, Ghana Television hosted the UNFPA Deputy Resident Representative, Dr Agnes Kayitankore on its... Read more

20 December 2020
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Faces of violence

Faces of Violence, ‘Artivism’ To End SGBV in Ghana

Sexual abuse, Verbal abuse, Emotional abuse, Psychological abuse, Physical abuse and Financial abuse are all forms of Gender-Based Violence (GBV) that came to life during an art exhibition held to... Read more

10 December 2020
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Mr Ojuolape handing over the equipment to Dr Zakariah

Enhancing Protective Services for SGBV Survivors in Ghana

In Ghana, the passage of the Domestic Violence (DV) Act in 2007 for many was a significant step in the goal of solving the Sexual and Gender-Based Violence (SGBV) canker. However, the inadequate of... Read more

8 December 2020
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A beneficiary of KASPRO

Kayayei Assistance Project Empowers 500 Vulnerable Girls

UNFPA Ghana with support from Prudential Life Insurance Ghana have empowered 500 vulnerable girls through the Kayayei Assistance Project (KASPRO) on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights... Read more

1 December 2020
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An FP service provider explaining a point to UNDSG

UN Deputy Secretary-General tours UNFPA supported projects in Ghana

The emergence of COVID-19 has undoubtedly had a toll in realizing the Sustainable Development Goal 3- Good Health and Well-Being –especially on the delivery of reproductive health services such as... Read more

25 November 2020
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Speaking My Truth in a Culture of Silence

“I have not known what love is. I feel my birth was a mistake. I felt alone and I still feel alone.” These are words being recounted to me by 25-year old, Lydia Eshun. She’s young but has already... Read more

24 November 2020
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Award Recipients

Engaging Men and Boys to Promote Positive Masculinity

Change is slowly taking place, with men and boys increasingly working alongside women to support gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls. UNFPA works with men and boys around the world... Read more

23 November 2020
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Reinforcing the role of Muslim Clerics in achieving UNFPA’s 3 Zeros

UNFPA’s transformative results, the three zeros, which are zero unmet need for family planning, zero maternal mortality and zero occurrences of sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV) - can be a... Read more

13 November 2020
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Teenage Pregnancy

Sharing knowledge and good practices to advance the Post Nairobi Agenda on ICPD.

Stimulating innovation, stirring up creativity, finding synergies and ultimately achieving success to mention a few are among the importance of sharing knowledge and good practices. In this light,... Read more

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