Entries by chiefnat

‘Ghana polio eradication exercise yields positive results’

Ghana is close to eradicating poliomyelitis which kills or cripples children for life. According to health experts, the country’s polio eradication interventions, including periodic nationwide polio immunisation and active surveillance activities, have yielded positive results. The Country Director of Millennium Promise, Mr Nathaniel Ebo Nsarko, has, therefore, made a passionate appeal to chiefs and community […]

Millennium Promise Alliance helps YEA to clear ghost names with support of 1,000 smartphones

Beginning from next month, the payroll system of the Youth Employment Agency (YEA) will never be the same. This follows the donation of 1,000 smartphones by the One Million Community Health Workers (1mCHW) Campaign of Millennium Promise Alliance (MPA) to the Agency. The smartphones, with a built-in Community-electronic Tracking system (CeTracker), will help to minimize, […]

Rotary Int’l, MPA walk to stop polio

Rotary International, Ghana, together with its partners, One Million Community Health Workers (1CHWs) Campaign of Millennium Promise Alliance (MPA), Saturday, stepped up efforts at eradicating polio from the West African country. The other partners include; World Health Organisation (WHO), UNICEF, Ghana Health Service (GHS) and the Church of Later Day Saints as well as the […]

MPA Rotary Walk To Stop Polio Walk

PRESS RELEASE Rotary gives $49.5 million to help eradicate polio and challenges the world to continue the fight to end the disease Without full funding and political commitment to eradication, the disease could return to countries that are now polio-free and put children everywhere at risk EVANSTON, Illinois, October 17, 2017/ — With just 11 […]

1mCHW Campaign, Rotary Club form alliance to eradicate polio from Ghana

The One Million Community Health Workers Campaign (1mCHW Campaign) of Millennium Promise Alliance and Rotary International, Ghana, have formed an alliance with the aim of eradicating polio from Ghana. The partnership will see the two bodies contribute over 21,000 dedicated workforce to fighting polio across the country. Ghana has since 2008 not recorded a single […]

1mCHW Launches Health ‘Nnoboa’ Campaign

A campaign that seeks to create demand for family health services and increase coverage to bridge gaps in access to quality health care delivery has been launched at Asokore Mampong in the Ashanti Region. It is christened “Health Nnoboa” campaign and was initiated by the 1mCHW Campaign of Millennium Promise and its partners, Ashanti Regional […]