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UN Marks International Youth Day and World Humanitarian Day with a Forum and Health screening

Elmina – The United Nations in Ghana has marked this year’s International Youth Day (IYD) and World Humanitarian Day (WHD) with a Forum held at the University of Cape Coast (UCC) and a Health Outreach at Egyeikrom community, near Elmina in the Central Region of Ghana. Egyeikrom is a host community to about 1, 400 refugees from Cote d’Ivoire. Continue reading

UNIC Accra marks Nelson Mandela International Day at the Senior Correctional Centre in Accra

Accra – The United Nations Information Centre, Accra has marked this year’s Nelson Mandela International Day with a forum at the Senior Correctional Centre in Accra, a correctional facility also known as the Borsal Institute currently holding 116 inmates between the ages of 13 and 18 years for various offenses such as rape, defilement, stealing and assault. Continue reading