Peruvian Andean Reciprocity: Social Cooperation Program with UNHCR

By Patience Folley | 28 June 2019
Peruvian Andean Reciprocity: Social Cooperation Program with UNHCR

The Embassy of Peru under the Peruvian Andean Reciprocity: Social Cooperation Programme with UNHCR has organized a photo exhibition in support of UNHCR’s LuQuLuQu Campaign. The exhibition dubbed ‘Afroperu’ which was held at the Embassy in Accra featured photographs, paintings and artifacts from different artists including Kike Arnal, Eduardo Vasquez and Becke. UNHCR’s LuQuLuQu campaign…

Tobinco Group partners UNHCR at World Refugee Day 2019

By Patience Folley | 20 June 2019
Tobinco Group partners UNHCR at World Refugee Day 2019

Tobinco Group, a Ghanaian-owned private sector Group of Companies, took a step with refugees during the world refugee day commemoration in Ampain this year as the Group donated items worth over 100,000 cedis to support refugees at the Ampain Refugee Camp in the Western Region. Items donated included used clothing and toiletries for the refugee…

Day of the African Child marked in Ampain Refugee Camp

By Patience Folley | 20 June 2019
Day of the African Child marked in Ampain Refugee Camp

Africa Union’s (AU) Day for the African Child was commemorated for the first time in Ghana with refugee children at the Ampain Refugee Camp in the Western Region. The 2019 AU Day of the African Child (DAC) was on the theme ‘Humanitarian Action in Africa; Children’s Rights First’  The selection of the 2019 DAC theme recognizes…

E-LEARNING ACCESS POSITIVELY IMPACTS REFUGEES IN AMPAIN REFUGEE CAMP

By Patience Folley | 16 June 2019
E-LEARNING ACCESS POSITIVELY IMPACTS REFUGEES IN AMPAIN REFUGEE CAMP

By Patience Folley and Charlotte Berquin | 16 May 2019 For people forced to flee, providing access for formal and non-formal education is crucial. E-learning opportunities for non-traditional learners has proved to be a powerful tool for UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, to support resilient refugees in their respective journeys, starting their new lives. Internet access…