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Consolidating Peace in Northern Ghana

Although Ghana is seen as an oasis of stability in a volatile West African sub region, it nonetheless faces a number of human security challenges, especially in the three northern regions, which must be addressed before they undermine peace and security of the nation as well as the human developmenmore

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Exchanging guns for peace

Naa Salifu Jongara, a 56-year-old dressed in a colourful local smock, appears quite peaceful as he feeds his herd of sheep in the Upper West region.But things weren’t always this tranquil.  Naa Jongara is a member of one of the feuding factions in Wa’s long-running chieftaincy row.“I used to hamore

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UNDP furnishes offices of Ghana Legal Aid Scheme

UNDP presented office supplies to the Legal Aid Scheme during a colorful event in Kumasi with a view to supporting the efforts of the Government of Ghana in justice delivery in the country. These comprise motorcycles, furniture, photocopiers, scanners, computers and accessories valued at $300,000. more

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Human Security Project

Read more about how UNDP has been addressing threats to human security in Northern Ghana, with particular reference to conflict prevention, conflict resolution and peacebuilding processes


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