UN refugee settlement programs in africa: The case of liberian refugees in Ghana
Learning Areas:Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Administration, management, leadership
Occupational health and safety
Provision of health care to the public
Discuss UNCHR and Ghana’s refugee policies Discuss the health, social, and economic challenges that refugees face in Ghana and the survival strategies some refugees adopted in coping with 22 years of being a refugee List the interventions such as occupational training, schools and others done by the Ghana government and UNCHR to equip refugees with skills. Identify the key events that happened in the camps and Ghana governments’ responses. Discuss the epidemiology of reported diseases among the refugee population at the camp in Ghana
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have a doctorate degree in Epidemiology and have taught, research and provided service for more than 22 years. I have been a Program planner, abstract reviewer and Chairperson of an APHA Caucus.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.