Ghana joins the relaxation of the entire world to celebrate the dynamic, resourceful and hardworking youthful citizens as the world mark Intercontinental Youth Day.
The Working day generates the opportunity to acknowledge young peoples’ voices, actions and initiatives, as perfectly as their significant, common and equitable engagement.
More than the earlier 3 decades, Young Diplomats of Ghana has been at the forefront of the youth day celebrations in the place as a result of its Ghana Youth Conference and Global Youth Day Debate programme held at the Entire world Financial institution.
This calendar year, the YDG committed the working day to health staff at the frontline of Ghana’s battle towards Covid-19 pandemic.
With inspiration from the 2020 youth day world theme “Youth Engagement for Global Action”, the target is to mobilise delegates and Alumni local community to sign up for the covid-19 fight via the YDG COVID-19 Education and learning Campaign.
The campaign which is in two phases entails the generation of small educative films in different Ghanaian languages, English and French, to address misconceptions and myths about the coronavirus, and also to highlight Ghana Overall health Services’ permitted preventive actions.
Now, team is working with some regional NGOs to assure that the videos are extensively circulated to attain quite a few citizens in the 16 regions of the state.
The 2nd period requires an formidable distribution of five million personal protective gear and bottles of liquor-dependent hand sanitisers to the typical community.
The focus and target beneficiaries include things like our traders, head potters at the central enterprise districts, drivers and bus conductors, as perfectly as lots of inhabitants of slums throughout the nation.
This is to make certain that all Ghanaians abide by government’s directive and necessary donning of experience mask in all general public locations.
On the event of Global Youth Day 2020, the Younger Diplomats of Ghana calls on young folks throughout the nation to serve as resourceful agents to direct the fight against the pandemic in Ghana.