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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

13 February 2020

A New Dawn: UNFPA ushers 21 Young People into the Youth Leaders Fellowship

In line with the organization’s mandate of ensuring that the potential of all young people are fulfilled, United Nations Population Fund Ghana in collaboration with the Those Who Inspire organization... Read more

12 February 2020

Survivor and former ‘promoter’ speak out on Female Genital Mutilation

Female Genital Mutilation is the non-medical cutting of parts of the female genitalia, which is prevalent in some parts of northern Ghana. Every year since 2003, UNFPA joins the world to mark 6th... Read more

23 January 2020

H.E Olufemi Michael Abikoye calls for Africa to be a permanent member of the UN Security Council

H.E Olufemi Michael Abikoye, the outgoing Nigerian High Commissioner to Ghana made a passionate appeal to the UN for Africa to become a permanent member of the UN Security Council. He said “Africa... Read more

22 January 2020

A Fortunate Failure

I have always been a good student so I have always enjoyed school. My academic record has been consistently excellent and many people- myself included- believed that, that was all it took to make it... Read more