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Past Events

23 May 2017 - 23 May 2017

Miklin Hotel Accra, Greater Accra Region

International Day to End Obstetric Fistula

Description: This is the 5th in the series of commemorations of the International Day to End Obstetric Fistula to reflect on progress made, raise awareness, and generate increased policy and community actions for ending fistula. The 2017 commemoration is under the theme ““Hope, healing and dignity for all”


11 May 2017 - 13 May 2017

Start and Finishing point Efua Sutherland Park Accra, Greater Accra Region

Maternal Health Week


Glitz Africa Foundation in collaboration with the UNFPA Ghana is organising a maternal health walk to create awareness on Obstetric Fistula (OF). As part of Glitz Africa’s contributions to improving maternal health in Ghana, the foundation organizes the Women of the Year initiative to support maternal health awareness creation 

The 2017 event is in three parts: the She Summit, the maternal health awareness walk and women of the year awards

i. The She Summit,


5 May 2017 - 5 May 2017

Jubilee Park Tamale, Northern Region

International Day of the Midwife

Event:  International Day of the Midwife.
Date: Friday, 5 May, 2017
Location:  Jubilee Park Tamale, Northern Region.
Description: The International Day of the Midwife, 5 May, is a day to celebrate the life-saving work of the world’s midwives. The 2017 Day of the Midwife will be commemorated in the Tamale Municipality, Northern Region under the theme: “Midwives, Mothers and Families: Partners for Life”.