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19 July 2021
2021 World Population Day

2021 World Population Day Commemorated in Ghana with the Induction of new cohort of the Youth Leadership Fellowship programme (YoLe)

Every year, the world commemorates the World Population day, a day set aside by the United Nations to highlight key population issues across the world. This year, on 12 July 2021, the United Nations... Read more

16 July 2021
YoLe Cohort II send off

Youth Leaders Cohort II end their Fellowship programme with UNFPA Ghana

Like beautiful flowers in a garden: We were watered with priceless opportunities, training, and exposure. We were pruned with constructive criticism from our supervisors from the office of the... Read more

5 July 2021
2021 PHC

Ghana Government with Support from UNFPA engages Independent Monitors for 2021 Census Exercise

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has given immense support to the 2021 Population and Housing Census (PHC) process currently underway in Ghana.  UNFPA in collaboration with the Ghana... Read more

18 June 2021
Teacher flogging student

Abuse within the walls of the school

Naa Kowah (not her real name) sometimes attends school in fear. The 13-year-old is a form 2 student of Accra Sempe Basic School. While she is bent on getting through with her education, she simply... Read more

25 May 2021

Ghana Eulogizes Ms. Cynthia Sinabisi, an Obstetric Fistula Survivor and Advocate

Ghana has lost a selfless Obstetric Fistula (OF) Advocate in the person of Ms. Cynthia Sinabisi, who passed away on 2nd April, 2021. Cynthia was one of the first women with OF to be surgically... Read more

10 May 2021
IDM 2021

Celebrating the Midwife: Launch of 2021 International Day of the Midwife in Ghana.

“If you can read, thank a teacher, if you are alive today, thank a Midwife” – Togbui Agbotadua Kumassah, Secretary of the Anlo Agbotaduawo Traditional Council.  The International Day of the Midwife (... Read more

28 April 2021
SWOP Launch

UNFPA Ghana launches 2021 State of World Population Report

Every year since 1999, UNFPA releases its flagship report, the State of the World Population (SWOP) Report based on topical issues that advances the agenda of the Program of Action of the... Read more

20 April 2021
Stonebwoy and UNFPA Representative Niyi Ojuolape.

Stonebwoy pledges his support to ending Sexual and Gender-Based Violence in Ghana

Abuse is not only physical, it can be emotional too, and even that one is more severe, as there is hardly any evidence of it. - Stonebwoy  One of the priorities of the United Nations Population Fund... Read more

30 March 2021
Orange Radio launched in Ghana

UNFPA Ghana Launches Orange Radio

As part of activities to commemorate the 2021 International Women’s Day (IWD), UNFPA Ghana launched an online-based radio station, Orange Radio, to serve as a platform to give young people the... Read more

16 March 2021
Orange Support Centre Launched in Ghana

UNFPA continues to work towards achieving its mandate of zero recorded cases of Sexual and Gender-Based Violence

UNFPA Ghana in partnership with the Domestic Violence Secretariat under the Ministry of Gender Children and Social Protection, launched the Orange Support Centre and the Boame Mobile application at... Read more