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DEVELOPMENT CHIEF DONATES WALKIE-TALKIES TO FIRE SERVICE AT KONONGO-ODUMASI

🍎  A short ceremony was held at the Fire Service Department at Konongo – Odumasi this morning. Nana Kofi Marfo III , a German, who is the chief of development of Konongo Traditional Council, on behalf of CVJM BĂ­ĂĽschergrund and mayor of Freudenberg, made a donation of slightly used nine walkie-talkies and accessories to the

INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR THE ELIMINATION OF RACIAL DISCRIMINATION

Racial discrimination still has not been banished to the history books. This various forms of exclusion and intolerance continue to manifest itself on the sport field, in the media, on the streets, at workplaces, at churches and even in the corridors of powers.   This day has been commemorated by people worldwide on annual basis to

Media Education Hub Centre

Today, March 19th, 2019 the Kick-Off Conference for a Media Hub Education Center came up in Accra. The opening was hold by the Executive Director of Ghana YMCA, the Deputy Minister of Education and the Deputy Ambassador of the German Embassy followed by a delegate of UNFPA and GRA, as well as some greetings from

All Women’s Council in Takoradi

It’s international Women’s Day today!! #balancForBetter This week an All Women’s Council was held at the Takoradi YMCA center. The main focus of the council was to ponder on this year’s theme for the international women’s day and then strategize of what activities can be undertaken at the YMCA center in Takoradi to build and

What do you say about gender balance?

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY  The International Women’s Day campaign this year theme of “#BalanceforBetter” is a call-to-action for driving gender balance across the world.  International Women’s Day (March 8) is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. It is also focusing on innovative ways in which the world can advance

International Day for Zero Tolerance of Female Genital Mutilation

YMCA GHANA SPEAKS AGAINST FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION There is no doubt that Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) is one the major negative cultural practices that affect the dignity and violates the fundamental human rights of women. It must be emphasized that the practice does not only affect the dignity and pride of women but it also

GHANA YMCA IN THE WESTERN REGION IN PARTNERSHIP WITH RESCUE HOUR MINISTRY REACHES OUT TO SHAMA KUMASI COMMUNITY WITH FREE HEALTH SCREENING & REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH EDUCATION

On 17th November, 2018 the Ghana YMCA, Western Region in partnership with Rescue Hour Ministry reached out to Shama Kumasi, a small farming community in the western region, with free health screening and reproductive health education – in light of ongoing teenage pregnancy prevention campaign. The community center was made readily available by the chief

The Western Region YMCA started their Teenage Pregnancy campaign with the training of peer educators

The Western Region YMCA started their Teenage Pregnancy campaign with the training of peer educators to become advocates in their various schools and communities.   The training took place on the 8th and 9th of November at the Takoradi YMCA center, training 18 together with six teachers students as peer educators and coordinators from 6

TEENAGE PREGNANCY EDUCATION IN KONONGO

The Ashanti regional secretariat of the Ghana YMCA in collaboration with Konongo YMCA organized teenage pregnancy education for the pupils of Konongo Catholic Basic “C” on November, 9th. Topics covered ranged from changes that occur in children as they mature into teenage, causes of teenage pregnancy and its prevention. Stella Domson, one of the resource

YMCA GHANA AND THE AFRICA ALLIANCE OF YMCAs CELEBRATE THE AFRICAN YOUTH DAY

„Raise the Voices of young people against corruption in Africa”   This morning students of the YMCA Technical Training Centre (TTC)  shared their ideas about what corruption entailed, its prevalence and measures needed to mitigate all  acts of corruption. In commemoration of the Africa Youth Day,  Mr. Samuel Asamoah, Programmes Director at the National Office