News & Events
SWAA GHANA ELECTED NEW OFFICERS
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.
HIV/AIDS PREVENTION AND CONDOM PROMOTION
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
EBOLA/CHOLERA SENSITIZATION
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.

An organization that wants to succeed and make itself relevant to society needs to plan. Planning is integral part of running a vibrant institution and ensuring that funds are used correctly.

In recognition of the ever changing global environment and advancement in research in its areas of operation, SWAA Ghana held a Strategic Planning Workshop in April, 2011 and drafted a Strategic Planning Document that would guide its operations in the next five years.

The workshop was preceded by a review and strategic thinking meeting which examined SWAA Ghana’s past activities and achievements.

Some major changes in the Strategic Planning Document are the revision of SWAA Ghana’s vision and mission to include Sexual Reproductive Health. This change is crucial scanning the current international environment and the renewed interest in integrating HIV & AIDS and Reproductive Health.

Other considerations were the review /drafting of the following policy/programmatic documents:

  • Advocacy Plan
  • Annual Programme of Work
  • Resource Mobilization
  • Monitoring and Evaluation Framework
  • Performance Management System

SWAA Ghana Executive Council members and staff were the main participants of the workshop. .. Consult led the processes.