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15 May 2014 - 15 May 2014


International Day of Families 2014

Location: UNFPA, Accra

The International Day of Families in 2014 marks the twentieth anniversary of the International Year of the Family, established by the United Nations General Assembly in 1994 to raise awareness of the importance of families, promote knowledge of socio-economic and demographic trends affecting families, and stimulate efforts to respond to the challenges faced by families. 


8 May 2014 - 8 May 2014


International Day of the Midwife 2014

Location: Goaso Park, Asunafo, Brong Ahafo Region
Guests: Her Excellency Lordina Mahamah, First Lady of Ghana; and Hon Sherry H Ayittey, Minister of Health 


The global celebration of the International Day of the Midwife is on 5 May. In Ghana, it will be commemorated on 8 May with the theme “Midwives changing the world one family at a time."


27 March 2014 - 27 March 2014


Conversation with Prof. Fred Sai on ICPD Beyond 2014

Location:  Prof. Sai’s Home, Airport Residental Area, Accra


A dialogue between representatives of civil society organizations from across Africa and renowned reproductive health expert Prof. Fred Sai on the major progress and challenges in addressing global population issues since the landmark International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD), held in Cairo in 1994.