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Youth Dialogue With Public Youth Employment Agencies

FOSDA in collaboration with the National Youth of Authority of Ghana has organised a youth dialogue session with public youth development and employment agencies. the agencies include the Youth Employment Agency(YEA), the National Entrepreneurship and Development Plan (NEIP) and the Youth in Agriculture Directorate. The dialogue, which was held on Wednesday 16 August, 2017,  was on the theme ‘Promoting Transparency, Accessibility...

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FOSDA Celebrates 2017 International Youth Day at Nkonya

FOSDA has led the Civil Society Colition for Youth Devleopment to Celebrate the 2017 International Youth Day in Nkonya in the Volta Region. The celeberation was held on friday 11th August on the theme ‘Youth  Building Peace through Active Citizenship. The Coordinator of coalition, Mrs Theodora W. Anti congratulated the youth of Nkonya for playing an active role in the search...

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YOUTH COALITION MEETS MINISTER FOR YOUTH AND SPORTS

The Ghana Youth Development Enhancement Project Coalition (GYDEP), led by FOSDA,  paid a courtesy call on the Minister for Youth and Sports, Hon. Hon. Isaac Kwame Asiamah, to congratulate him on his appointment as the sector Minister and also share the expectations of the coalition and the youth of Ghana in general in line with the NPP party Manifesto. Present at...

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FOSDA Youth Deliberate on Political Party Manifestoes

FOSDA held a day’s forum for the youth to critically analyse youth development policies of the three main political parties in the country ahead of the December polls. FOSDA, in collaboration with its Ghana Youth Development Enhancement Project (GYDEP) Coalition,brought together youth leaders to synchronise the youth employment aspects in the National Democratic Congress (NDC), the New Patriotic Party (NPP) and the...

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Ghana Post 2016 Elections: FOSDA Calls for Calm

The Foundation for Security and Development in Africa(FOSDA)  commends the people of Ghana for the peaceful conduct ofthe 2016 elections. Ghanaians have demonstrated a strong sense of maturity so far with no major incidence of violence recorded. Following the peaceful elections, FOSDA calls upon all Ghanaians to remain peaceful, avoid violence and calmly wait for the Electoral Commission to work within...

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Let’s Conduct Ourselves Peacefully

Let’s Conduct Ourselves Peacefully The Foundation for Security and Development in Africa (FOSDA), wishes Ghana and all citizens successful and peaceful elections as we embark on the seventh presidential and parliamentary elections in the 4th Republic. The Executive Director of FOSDA, Ms. Afi Yakubu has expressed confidence that Ghanaians will conduct themselves peacefully during and after the December 7, 2016  elections...

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Ketu North Peace Ambassadors embark on a street Outreach

The Ketu North Peace Ambassadors (KANOPA), trained by FOSDA to promote peace in the Ketu North Constituency of the Volta, embarked on a street outreach on Sunday 27th October to sensitize constituents on the need for peaceful co-existence before, during and after the Ghana’s December 7th elections. The Peace Ambassadors engaged individuals on the need for peace before, during and after...

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Kpone Katamanso Peace Ambassadors meet with Fishermen and Political Party youth.

FOSDA’s Peace Ambassadors from the Kpone Katamanso constituency in the Greater Accra Region reached out to fishermen at the Kpone Beace on Friday 27th October. Prior to this activity the group had introduced themselves to constituency leaders such as the District Chief Executive, the Traditional Council and the District Police Commander. The group also visited the office of some of the...

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Bolgatanga Peace ambassadors Tackle Indecent Language on Radio

FOSDA’s Bolgatanga Peace Ambassadors (BoPA) identified indecent language or hate speech on the media, especially on radio, as a major trigger  of violence before, during and after the elections. To address this canker, BoPA have embarked on visitation to Media Houses in the Bolgatanga Municipality to discuss the role of the media in promoting a peaceful  environment. As a first step...