Thursday, July 16, 2015

Ghana makes progress in promoting elderly welfare

Ghana has informed the United Nations that for the past two years, it has made modest progress in promoting the welfare of older persons, following the creation of the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection. A focal desk on Elderly Persons has been created to coordinate activities on elderly persons and to ensure the full implementation of the National Ageing Policy, the statement noted. Nana Oye Lithur, the sector Minister announced this in her address at the sixth working session of the Open Ended Working Group on ageing at the United Nations Headquarters, New York Read More