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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

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

Workshop for Teenage Pregnancy Prevention Campaign

The incidence of teenage pregnancy has been very high and is still increasing in Ghana. This challenge is partly attributed to inadequate information targeted at the right people in the right places. The new YMCA project focuses on reducing the prevalence and incidence of teenage pregnancies through an education campaign targeting both boys and girls

Second Quadrennial National Council Meeting

The National Council of the Ghana YMCA has held its 2nd quadrennial meeting in Accra. The event which was held at the national headquarters was attended by a number of distinguished personalities, members of the association and delegates drawn from the five administrative regions in Ghana. The theme for the 2nd quadrennial meeting was: Our Call

2018 Certification Day At Ghana YMCA Vocational Training Centre in Takoradi

The Ghana YMCA Vocational Training Centre in Takoradi held this year’s edition of their annual certification day on 25th July, 2018. This event is organised by the centre for young trainees of the centre which have been successfully trained and tested in their respective trades for the awarding of certificates in the following categories; PROFICIENCY

Elections for Regional Youth Executives in the Ashanti Region

On 28th July 2018, the YMCA of Ashanti Region held elections for their new regional youth executives during their regional meeting. The meeting was focused on leadership skills, members commitment and presentation of certificates to members who took part in a youth transition program for seven dates in seven weeks. Former Youth Executives were present

Ghana YMCA 15TH Annual National Youth Conference

  The 15th Annual National Youth Conference of Ghana YMCA with the theme “Creating Safe Power Space for Young People” was held from Wednesday 8th August, 2018 to 12th August, 2018 in the Eastern Region in Koforidua. More than 120 Youth representatives from our five regions converged at the Pentecost Senior High School for the

All on Board II – OB.2

ALL ON BOARD ‘‘ALL ON BOARD“ is a media development project that started mid-march 2018 in Accra, Ghana. It brings together filmmakers, filmmaking trainers and aspiring filmmakers from Ghana, Sierra Leone and Liberia to develop and produce short films on crucial social issues in their respective countries. “ALL ON BOARD” is a project by WELTFILME.org,

THAILAND #YE4GOOD 19th YMCA WORLD COUNCIL, 2018

From July 8th to July 14th the YMCA will be in Thailand, of course not the entire 58 million strong membership movement but the who is who in the YMCA will be the guests of the good people of Thailand. I am talking about the President of the World YMCA and his Executives, the Secretary