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COVID-19: Community Response

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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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: ...
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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 ...
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Observing social distancing in health facilities in Bono and Ahafo regions

By: Asore Simon Azumah My visit to some hospitals in Sunyani and Goaso Municipals revealed that patients seeking healthcare services are denied access to consulting rooms in the quest to ...
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Observing social distancing in Bosomah and Goaso markets in Ahafo region

By: Asore Simon Azumah The Bosomah market is the biggest in the Sunyani East Municipality. The market is observed once a week (Wednesdays) and attracts many traders from all three ...
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Fight against COVID-19: Stigmatization is rearing its ugly head

By: Asore Simon Azumah Coughing and sneezing, among others, have been identified as symptoms of the COVID-19. This has created a negative attitude of the public towards people who sneeze ...
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