High failure rate in the final exams of Junior and Senior High Schools is disproportionately affecting girl’s education and future prospects in the north of Ghana. Because of the free boarding housing systems in three northern regions of Ghana, children from disadvantage backgrounds are able to access secondary education. After the final exams, the students…Read more
To empower al young people for a better future, our education unit works to achieve three objectives:
1) every child must have access to school,
2) all young people must stay in school and
3) all young people must have successful learning outcomes.
In furtherance of these objectives, the YHFG has worked with partners and key stakeholders to provide school infrastructure in communities where the lack of such facilities limits access to education. Also, our school-based comprehensive sexuality education empowers young people with the necessary information and skills needed to make informed choices and continue to stay in school.
YHFG knows that sports are very important for young people’s health. In addition, it is a great way of recreation. Playing and interacting in a team gives young people more self-confidence. This is why YHFG introduced its Youth Harvest football club – Harvest Academy. Throughout the week children can attend football trainings that are given…Read more