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WAAF Project Updates

WAAF Project Updates


Posted on Nov 27, 2018

STAR-Ghana funded ‘Not in our Name’ Project: Tackling Corruption in the Ghanaian Healthcare Sector In the period September – November 2018, the WASOHO consortium held engagement meetings across the 14 project implementation districts. Key stakeholders were engaged including: District Health Directors, Facility Administrators, the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice, the National Commission for Civic Education,...

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  Non-medical factors have serious implications for diseases and impact people in many different ways. For those being served by public health programs, these new understandings need to be included in prevention and treatment for healthcare to be effective.   Non-Medical Factors & Challenges Faced in Ghana   It is helpful to discuss non-medical factors of HIV and AIDS. Current factors affecting HIV and AIDS in Ghana include the...

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For Ghanaian women, cervical cancer leads to more deaths than any other cancer. Incidence and mortality rates of cervical cancer in Ghana remain one of the highest in the world, and they continue to rise every year. The World Health Organization (WHO) predicts that more than 2,000 Ghanaian women die annually from this disease. Cervical cancer is most often caused by a virus called Human Papilloma Virus (HPV), which is spread through...

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IHCC 20th Anniversary Event


Posted on Oct 14, 2018

  Dr Naa’s Speech for 20th Anniversary Launch   Your excellencies, distinguished guests, ladies, gentlemen, all protocol observed- I will also like to take this opportunity to welcome you once again to the launch of the International Health Care Center’s 20th anniversary celebration. It is my honour on behalf of the entire staff of IHCC (past and present) to give this brief talk about our heath facility which I have given...

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Health is a human right

Health is a human right


Posted on Apr 21, 2018

Health is a human right. No one should have to choose between good health and other life necessities… On April 11, WAAF-IHCC, your community partner will be joining the Ministry of Health, Ghana to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the World Health Organization (WHO). 2018 WHO Day theme: Un iversal Health Coverage: Everyone, Everywhere Dear friends, kindly join WAAF- IHCC to advocate for universal healthcare for all. You may...

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WAAF – IHCC participated in the 2017 Municipal Stakeholders Health Review Meeting organized by the Ga East Health Directorate on 5th April, 2018. The meeting took place at the Presbyterian Women’s Centre at Abokobi in the Ga East Municipality of the Greater Accra Region of Ghana. Health facilities within the Municipality that presented an overview of their activities in 2017 included IHCC, Ashongman Community Clinic,...

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