The Universal Peace Federation Ghana Chapter, is bent on holding on monthly basis, Peace Education workshops for the AFP to commit them onto the Founders' vision/goal for World Peace.

New VIPs are contacted from time to time, educated and appointed as Ambassadors for Peace.  From January to August 2013 alone, 18 VIPs have been educated and appointed as AFP for the task.

 

Nigerians Plan Early Start for Peace Vision 2020

November 12, 2016

Abuja, Nigeria—Nigerian Ambassadors for Peace have met to discuss several activities that they will embark upon during the 100 days leading up to World Summit 2017.

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Africa Day Observed in Ghana

May 25, 2016

Kumasi, Ghana—The UPF celebration of Africa Day 2016 brought together more than 60 young Ghanaians to address the challenges that Africa is facing.

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Introducing Mrs. Douha Smith

November 5, 2015

Washington, D.C., USA—On a sunny day in early November UPF had the opportunity to speak with Douha Smith, the wife of H.E. Joseph Henry Smith, ambassador of Ghana to the United States.

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Ghana and Nigeria UPF Chapters Hold Peace Conference

October 30, 2015

Accra, Ghana—“Peace, Security and Human Development in Africa” was the theme of a conference attended by representatives of five nations.

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Charitable Prince Sets up Seminar for Nigerians in Ghana

October 22, 2015

Kwabenya, Ghana—UPF-Ghana held a one-day Peace Education seminar on October 22, 2015, for a group of Nigerians living in Ghana.

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Ghana Observes UN International Youth Day

August 13, 2015

Kpando, Ghana—UPF-Ghana celebrated UN International Youth Day with a program teaching young people how to live public lives

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Ghanaian Children Hear UPF Character Education

August 1, 2015

Accra, Ghana—UPF-Ghana held a one-day seminar to introduce character education principles to 37 primary and junior high school students.

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Christian Leader, Members Attend UPF-Ghana Seminar

July 1, 2015

Accra, Ghana—The district pastor of a major church and 50 of his members attended a peace education seminar held by UPF-Ghana.

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Statement by UPF-Ghana on UN International Day of Families

May 15, 2015

Accra, Ghana—UPF teaches that marriage and family are the cornerstone of peace, and, as we know, family decline and breakdown lead to social and national decline.

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Ghanaian Organic Farming Project Moves Forward

February 28, 2015

Kpando, Ghana — UPF-Ghana held a meeting of chiefs, elders and members of farming communities in the Volta Region to discuss the start of an organic farming project.

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Two Prominent Ghanaians Recognized by UPF

January 29, 2015

Accra, Ghana — Two people who have made remarkable contributions to Ghanaian society were guests of honor at a one-day seminar organized by UPF.

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German-Ghanaian Cooperation Plants Seeds for Farming Venture

January 18, 2015

Ghana Farming 2015 01 18Kpando, Ghana - A German Ambassador for Peace prepared the ground for a UPF meeting with a Ghanaian community which may lead to an organic farming business.

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A.S. Kanda: Remarks at the Africa Day 2014 Celebration in New York

May 23, 2014

Africa, our beloved continent has been, and continues to be described in various ways: the dark continent, the lost continent, the emerging continent and most recently, the continent of this century. Indeed, despite lingering challenges, Africa is making remarkable progress. Perseverance and dedication will eventually see Africa blossom, and take its rightful place in the comity of nations.

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UPF-Ghana Holds End-of-Year Assembly

December 17, 2013

Accra, Ghana - UPF-Ghana held its annual  end-of-year assembly in Accra, Ghana on Dec. 17. Members of UPF-Ghana's Presiding Council and National Peace Council were introduced to the Ambassadors for Peace gathering and UPF-Ghana's Excellence Award was presented to the Splendors of Dawn Poetry Foundation.

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Day of Peace Observed with Poetry and Interviews in Accra

September 21, 2013

Accra, Ghana - A busy location in the center of Accra was chosen to inform the public about the International Day of Peace on September 21 and invite them to speak about their understanding of peace. In addition, young people from the Splendors of Dawn Poetry Foundation recited poems about peace.

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Ambassadors for Peace Appointed in Ghana

May 7, 2013

Accra, Ghana - Six Ambassadors for Peace were appointed at a ceremony on May 7, 2013, in Accra in recognition of their contribution to peace and the development of Ghana.

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J.J. Rawlings: Address to World Summit 2013

February 24, 2013

Commentary on Peace, Security, and Development

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Africa Day Festival at St. Paul's Lutheran School in Accra

May 25, 2012

Accra, Ghana - A celebration of African Union Day took place the day before Africa Day, May 25, at St. Paul's Lutheran School in Accra with the theme "The Role of Youth in Building a Peaceful Africa."

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Poem: Voices of Africa

May 25, 2012

The thirst of my soul
is the voice of Africa.
Africa, the music of my voice

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Day of Families Observed at a Forum in Accra

May 15, 2012

Accra, Ghana - UPF-Ghana and the Family Federation for World Peace held a forum on May 15 to commemorate the UN International Day of Families as well as a workshop on marriage and family. In addition, "Peace Family Awards" were presented to selected couples who have lived together for over 20 years without conflict as well as families who are outstanding examples of living for the sake of others.

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