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3 November 2014
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UNITED NATIONS LAUNCHES PUBLIC ADVOCACY CAMPAIGN ON MATERNAL HEALTH

The Representative of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Babatunde Ahonsi has said that Ghana does not need any other plan of action to help protect its pregnant women. He noted that what... Read more

26 September 2014
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PRESIDENT MAHAMA SPEAKS AT 69TH UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY

President John Dramani Mahama says the current development challenges facing Africa requires 'strategic and systematic approaches' to overcome them. In doing that however, Africa required the... Read more

15 August 2014
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UNFPA COMMITTED TO DISTRICT LEVEL DEVELOPMENT -- SAYS BABATUNDE AHONSI

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Ghana country office, has welcomed its new Representative, Babatunde Ahonsi, who arrived in Ghana on Thursday July 31, 2014. Presenting   his letter of... Read more

30 May 2014
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BRING BACK OUR GHANAIAN FAMILY – FORUM

Stakeholders at an inter-family dialogue has called on Ghanaians and the Government to re-invent how we live as a people, by recovering the solid family union, where the extended family provided... Read more

14 May 2014
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UNFPA Ghana and Global Family Care to Jointly Observe International Day of Families 2014

May 15 each year is the internationally recognized day for celebrating families and acknowledging their many contributions to society. This year’s... Read more

7 May 2014
Press Release

Ghana to Observe International Day of the Midwife 2014, Tomorrow

May 5 is the internationally recognized day for highlighting the work of midwives. This is a time to recognise the important work of midwives around... Read more

3 April 2014
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MAKING POPULATION ISSUES RELEVANT IN NEXT GLOBAL DEVELOPMENT AGENDA

From the week starting April 7, 2014, the 47th session of the United Nations Conference on Population and Development (UNCPD) will be held at the UN headquarters in New York. During the week,... Read more

27 February 2014
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FEWER WOMEN ARE DYING IN PREGNANCY AND CHILD BIRTH-ICPD GLOBAL REPORT

Maternal mortality fell by nearly half (50%) between 1990 and 2010 with more women now having access to education, work and political participation, according to the global report released by UNFPA... Read more

24 January 2014
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PRESIDENT CALLS ON LOCAL AUTHORITIES TO ACCOUNT FOR MATERNAL HEALTH IN THEIR RESPECTIVE DISTRICTS

President Mahama has made a strong call to local authorities to account for maternal health in their respective districts saying that no death is acceptable during child delivery. He has therefore... Read more

23 January 2014
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WE CAN PREVENT UNWANTED PREGNANCY IF WE ALL PLAY OUR ROLES WELL -- CHIEF JUSTICE

The Chief Justice of the Republic of Ghana, Her Ladyship, Justice Mrs. Georgina Theodora Wood has called for more active interventions that have the power to prevent unintended pregnancy and sexually... Read more

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