Ghana launches a national Newborn Health Strategy and Action Plan to speed up the reduction of new born deaths
ACCRA, Ghana, 5 August 2014 – In Ghana a newborn dies every 15 minutes and about 30,000 die annually. Much more, the past ten years have witnessed a stagnation in the reduction of newborn deaths.
Indegineous transmission of guinea worm broken in Ghana
ACCRA, Ghana, 03 August 2011 - The Vice President of Ghana H.E. John Dramani Mahama officially announced the interruption of the indigenous transmission of Guinea worm in Ghana.
Children and Parliamentarians celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Convention of the rights of the child in Ghana.
Accra, Ghana, 4 November 2009 - To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Convention of the rights of the child, UNICEF in collaboration with the Ministry of Women and Children’s Affairs organized a round table discussion.