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SWAA Ghana successfully held elections on 2nd July 2014 to elect a new executive council to lead the organization for the next two years. The handing over ceremony took place on August 12th 2014 at UNAIDS conference room. Ms Nancy Ansah the outgoing President, handed over the mantle of Presidency to Ms Gloria Dei Tutu.
SWAA Ghana in collaboration with Ghana AIDS Commission reached 2851 youth and 1293 adults on HIV prevention activities and distributed 3,485 condoms under the ‘Protect the Goal’ Campaign in 2014. HIV testing and counselling services were also organized at lorry stations and market centers in Accra
SWAA Ghana in collaboration with Hope for Future Generations and support from the Information Unit of the Ga West District Assembly conducted a Community Sensitization and Education program on Cholera and Ebola in the Ga West district. Community members were educated on how to prevent and manage a person infected with Cholera or Ebola
ICASA 2015
SWAA Ghana was represented at the 18th International Conference on AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections in Africa (ICASA) held in Zimbabwe.
  • Have 800 trainers for advocacy on gender and HIV and female condoms
  • Reached out to over 100,000 men and women through one-on-one or small group interventions
  • Have, through advocacy, empowered and supported policy makers (especially parliamentarians) to ensure resource allocation for HIV and women reproductive health issues
  • Trained and built the capacity of 56 women leaders. About three women who participated in these trainings are occupying national and regional positions in NAP+ and two have also formed their own organizations
  • Eight organizations have been born out of SWAA Ghana with majority being HIV positive groups led by women
  • Has a network of 47 organisations in the area of HIV, reproductive health. 70% of theses groups are HIV support groups
  • Distributed and sold about 4,000,000 condoms with over 80% being female condoms
  • Supported 350 women living with HIV/AIDS with income generating activities
  • Enhancement of the Fevers Unit of Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital
  • Created the awareness of the plight of OVC to people especially policy makers and community opinion leaders.
  • Got the Dangme West District Assembly to provide funds for the care of OVC in the district
  • Enhancement of women’s reproductive rights
  • Have trained women living with HIV/AIDS in Memory box keeping/Will writing, and willful transition.


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