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Engaging with the Second Lady To Protect the Rights of Women and End GBV

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Speaks to the CO’s engagements with the Office of the Second Lady of Ghana on SGBV issues, through the establishment of CoPASH (Coalition of People Against Sexual and Gender Based Violence & Harmful Practices) supported by UNFPA

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Igniting the Youth Potential by Inclusion (The YoLe Fellowship Program)

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Zeroes in on the CO’s commitment to walking the talk of ‘youth inclusion’ as codified in the SG’s Youth Strategy (Youth 2030) The document reflects on the impact of the YoLe program in just 2 months of operation; developing the capacity of young people to become leaders in the SRHR and international ecosystem.

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Improving Maternal Health Outcomes

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Situates the CO’s work in maternal health as a way of facilitating safe deliveries, healthy babies and healthy mothers

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Positioning Faith-Based Organizations as Agents of Change

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Describes the proceedings of the landmark national faith based conference where religious leaders were brought on board the SRHR train. 

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Demystifying Fistula and Restoring Dignity in women

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Focuses on obstetric fistula, and the work of UNFPA in bringing succour and restoring dignity to the victims.

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Leaving No One Behind through Direct Community Interventions

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Chronicles some of the field/grassroots interventions and engagements of the CO with vulnerable groups and through which the support of community members and traditional gatekeepers were leveraged to address their issues 

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16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence

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Reports on the innovative ways the CO observed the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence in 2018.

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UNFPA Ghana Country Office Annual Report 2018

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Can you imagine a world where every pregnancy is wanted every childbirth is safe and every young person’s potential
is fulfilled? This is the critical vision that lies at the core of UNFPA’s global, regional and country efforts. As the political
and financial climate evolves, so does the nature of our work.

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Five Year Strategic Plan to Address Adolescent Pregnancy In Ghana 2018 - 2022

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The five-year strategic plan to address adolescent pregnancy is informed by several factors. Ghana's population is largely youthful with 22.4 percent of the population classified as adolescents of age 10-19 years and about 62 percent being less than 25 years as at 2010. Ghana's demographic transition also shows the onset of a demographic dividend, driven by a changing age structure characterized by a shrinking children's population and expanding economically active population, thereby also reducing the dependency burden.

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State of World Population 2017

State of World Population Report

Right now, the combined wealth of the world’s 2,473 billionaires, as calculated by Wealth-X, exceeds $7.7 trillion. That’s equivalent to the combined gross domestic product of an astonishing four fifths of the world’s countries
in 2015. It means that while some privileged households budget for billions, many hundreds of millions of families barely scrape by on less than $1.25 a day.
 
This is a path that we pursue at our peril. The yawning gap between the richest and the poorest is not only unfair, but a risk to economies, communities and nations. In 2015, in recognition of this risk, the world’s governments agreed that the path to sustainable development for the next 15 years must be built on a foundation of equality, inclusiveness and universal enjoyment of rights.

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