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Depression kills

Depression which has become one of the serious issues among the youth is a state of low mood and aversion to activity that can affect a person’s thoughts, behavior, feelings and sense of well-being. People with a depressed mood can feel sad, anxious, empty, hopeless, helpless, worthless, guilty, angry, ashamed etc. They also lose interest

2017 YMCA travel experiences launched

Visit Malaysia, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Belarus, USA, Romania, Cambodia or the Holy Land with YMCA Alternative Tourism. World YMCA together with local YMCAs invites you to join the exciting 2017 tours. These tours are specially prepared by the local YMCA and each provides a unique experience by combining the best tourism highlights with an insight

Ghana @ 60, is the celebration worth it

6th March 2017 is the day Ghana turned 60 years since it gained its independence from the oppressive colonial rule of the British. Were Ghana a human, the 60th anniversary celebrations would probably have been her retirement party. At independence, her prospect in Africa and in the global space was so bright it was christened

YMCA change agent registration now open

This content is the announcement and information for registrations for the third cohort of YMCA Change Agents for 2017-2018. Registrations are now open until 28 February, 2017.The reader is requested to review and share with all relevant parts of their YMCA. CONTACT: Johan Vilhelm Eltvik Secretary General johan@ymca.int Romulo Dantas Executive Secretary Youth Empowerment romulo@ymca.int

50 years of championing youth transformation

AN international business consultant, Mr. Sitso Kwame Asaase has said technical education should not be considered reserved for second class students. The sector, he said, had been the pivot of development to many countries and it was time Ghana paid much attention to it to speed up its developmental growth. Mr. Asaase was speaking at

2016 annual youth conference at takoradi in the western region

The 13th Annual National Youth Conference of the Ghana YMCA was held at the Takoradi Polytechnic in the Western Region. The focus of the YMCA on youth represents our dreams and vision of a society where the youth are able to take control of their own lives and actively participate in the decisions that affect

Ghan YMCA 2016 annual youth conference

Ghana Young Men’s Christian Association (YMCA) holds its 13th Annual National Youth Conference at the Takoradi Polytechnic in the oil city of Takoradi in the Western Region from 8th to 14th August, 2016. The focus of the YMCA on youth represents our dreams and vision of a society where the youth are able to take

Ghana YMCA collaborated with Global Communities

Ghana YMCA collaborated with Global Communities (http://www.globalcommuinities.org/) on the Youth Inclusive Entrepreneurial Development Initiative for Employment (YIEDIE) project, which came to an end as trainees graduated on the 1st December, 2016 at the YMCA forecourt. The youth who were selected underwent their training session from June 2016 to November 2016. YMCA mobilized a total of

Ghana YMCA Hostel/Guest House Welcomes you

The Ghana YMCA Hostel/Guest House in Accra is one of the easiest places to locate in the city. Built on a vast 8.2 acre-land space, it is conveniently situated in the heart of the city, and is approximately about 20 minutes’ drive from the airport and far less from all the major bus terminals in