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COVID-19: Community Response

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TRADITIONAL BELIEFS HINDERING THE FIGHT AGAINST COVID-19 IN BOACHIPE

Story by: Mbamba Mark Osman, Buipe (April 15, 2020) Some residents of Boachipe, a farming community in the Central Gonja district of the Savannah Region believe they are immune from ...

STEP UP EFFORTS IN ENFORCING COVID-19 PREVENTION PROTOCOLS IN NKWANTA

By: Prince Safori Amponsah, P4H Focal Person, Nkwanta South ( April 15, 2020) Social interaction and bonding are embedded in the Ghanaian culture in different practices and forms. This makes ...

Lower Manya Krobo Municipal Assembly institutes measures to reduce the spread of Coronavirus at the Agormanya market

By: Samuel Atter, P4H Focal Person, Lower Manya Krobo (April 15, 2020) The Municipal Chief Executive of Lower Manya Krobo has directed that only food items and consumables are sold ...

ECONOMIC CIRCUMSTANCES CONSTRAIN MARKET WOMEN FROM OBSERVING SOCIAL DISTANCING IN TAMALE

Story by: Sumaila Ibrahim, Tamale (April 15, 2020) In the absence of a vaccine and approved drug for the treatment of the novel Coronavirus, social distancing, experts say, is among ...

COVID-19: P4H Focal Persons monitor the practice of social distancing in health facilities

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention defines social distancing as staying away from mass gatherings and keeping a distance of 6 feet or 2 meters – about one body ...

COVID 19: Monitoring compliance with safety and preventive protocols in Nanumba South district

By: Wangul Samuel, Agriculture and Advocacy Field officer, 4R NSP Project, SEND GHANA Monitoring visits to Sakpe, Binda, and Nakpayili as of 31st March 2020 reveal that: Information gathered from ...

COVID 19: Monitoring compliance with safety and preventive protocols in East Gonja municipal

By: Millicent Sumbo, 4R NSP Project, SEND GHANA (Aril 2020) Communities with different characteristics in the Municipal ranging from the Municipal capital (Salaga), the typical farming communities (Lamsah, Bumkpa, and ...

COVID-19: IT IS DIFFICULT TO PRACTICE SOCIAL DISTANCING IN THE MARKETS AND AT PREMIX FUEL STATIONS IN OTI

By: Clement Kwesi Mamadu, P4H Focal Person, Krachi East (14th April 14, 2020) After Ghana recorded its first few cases of Coronavirus, the president of the republic, H.E Nana Addo ...

COVID-19: Monitoring citizens’ awareness and compliance with safety and preventive protocols and impact on economic activities in Kpandai district

By: Joshua Gumah, Agriculture and Advocacy Project officer, 4R NSP, SEND GHANA (April 18, 2020) Reports from Kpandai, Mbonwura and Nchapuni communities as of 31st March 2020 reveal the following: ...

CONDITIONS IN THE NKWANTA NORTH DISTRICT MAKES ITS INHABITANTS VULNERABLE TO COVID-19

By: Jangboja Binyam, P4H Focal Person, Nkwanta North (April 15, 2020) The President of the Republic of Ghana, H.E Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo has asked citizens to be guided ...