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.


International Association of Traditional Chiefs Launched in Ghana

August 25, 2019

Accra, Ghana—Fifty traditional chiefs, as well as 200 guests, welcomed a new peace initiative in Ghana’s capital.


UN International Day of Peace in Ghana Commemorated by Numerous Activities

September 21, 2018

Accra, Ghana—UPF-Ghana Honored International Day of Peace With Peace Road march and prelaunch of “Guns Down Africa 2020” campaign.


UPF-Ghana Conducts Peace Education Program in Volta Region

September 3, 2018

South Dayi, Ghana—Leaders in government, religion, and civil society participated in a program with the theme of “Spiritual Values as a Foundation for Leadership.”


UPF-Ghana Meets with Speaker of Ghana’s Parliament

July 10, 2018

Accra, Ghana—A UPF delegation made plans with Speaker of the Parliament of Ghana Aaron Mike Oquaye to launch the IAPP and work together for peacebuilding in the country.


UPF Peace Advocacy Newspaper Launched in Ghana

May 16, 2018

Accra, Ghana—UPF-Ghana gains a new voice to promote peace in West Africa.


UPF College Ambassadors for Peace Participate in West African Educators Conference

November 9, 2017

Accra, Ghana—About 35 UPF College Ambassadors for Peace from Nigeria participated in a conference for West African educators convened to discuss challenges facing the region today.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.