Kumasi – UNIC Accra, in association with the United Nations Association, Kumasi branch, has held a one-day forum for students and members of the Association on the Role of the United Nations in Global Development. The National Information Officer of UNIC, Accra, Ms Cynthia Prah provided an overview of the history of the United Nations, Ghana’s membership and the role of the UN in Ghana’s development process. She encouraged students to find opportunities to engage in discussions on development issues in their communities. The Asokwa District Commander of the Ghana Police Service, Supt. Dr. S. Adane-Ameyaw admonished the youth to be law abiding citizens and to focus on increasing their understanding of global issues. A local businessman, Dr. Kwame Kyei challenged the youth in the Kumasi metropolis to always aspire to make meaningful impact in any career they pursue. The Vice President of the World Federation of United Nations Association, Mrs Edna Phillips made a presentation on the organisation.