served as the seventh Secretary-General (Secretary-General of the United Nations#Secretaries-General) of the UN from 1 January 1997 to 31 December 2006. Annan and the United Nations were the co-recipients of the 2001 Nobel Peace Prize for his founding of the Global AIDS and Health Fund to support developing countries in their struggle to care for their people. Jamaican pediatrician Dr. Cicely D. Williams introduced the name into the medical community in her 1935 Lancet article. ref
;A Brief History of the Ghanaian Educational System" The courses taught at the primary or basic school level include English, Ghanaian language and culture, mathematics, environmental studies, social studies, Mandarin (Mandarin language) and French as an OIF (Organisation internationale de la Francophonie) associated-member; as further languages are added,
high level school curriculum has core subjects and elective subjects of which students must take four the core subjects of English language, mathematics, integrated science (including science, agriculture and environmental studies) and social studies (economics, geography, history and government). The high school students also choose 4 elective subjects from 5 available programmes: agriculture programme, general
high level school curriculum has core subjects and elective subjects of which students must take four the core subjects of English language, mathematics, integrated science (including science, agriculture and environmental studies) and social studies (economics, geography, history and government). The high school students also choose 4 elective subjects from 5 available programmes: agriculture programme, general programme (arts or science option), business programme, vocational (Vocational education) programme and technical (Technical education) programme.
; In the English-speaking world, Kapuściński is best known for his reporting from Africa in the 1960s and 1970s, when he witnessed first-hand the end of the European colonial empires on that continent. He made his first trip to Africa in the winter of 1959–60, visiting the West African (West Africa) countries of Ghana, Niger, and what was then called Dahomey (now Benin). ''Abstaining:'' (32) Argentina, Bhutan, Bolivia
active local groups worldwide. Total membership of FIAN currently stands at 3600 members and has twelve country sections: in Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Germany, Ghana, Honduras, India (and there also in the states of Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal), Mexico, Norway, the Philippines, Sweden and Switzerland. The Co-Ordinations are: Bangladesh, Ecuador, France, Nepal, Netherlands
was abroad with Zhou Enlai in the People's Republic of China for a fruitless mission to Hanoi in Vietnam to help end the Vietnam War on 24 February 1966 by GAF (Ghana Armed Forces) led by Field marshal Akwasi Afrifa.
Trade Fair", "MTF" or an equal sign written on the back of his left hand and the letters "MTF" can be seen emblazoned on his piano. In 2010, MacIsaac wrote a charity single, "Dreams", to benefit Kwame Nkrumah-Acheampong, a skier from Ghana who
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name "Sway record label" Second album Following the release and critical acclaim of his debut album, Sway started recording his second album which he had been planning from the ''This Is My Promo'' mixtape series. In the run up to the album's release, Sway featured on numerous songs and signed to Akon's Konvict Muzik record label in 2007. Sway released
name "chelseafc.com" http: www.chelseafc.com page PlayerProfileDetail 0,,10268~27901,00.html Essien can also play in the defending (Defender (association football)) position, as a right back or centre back. Mantle Hood's wife, Hazel Chung, was a teacher of Indonesian and African dance. Hood, with Chung, shot footage in Ghana and Nigeria for their film, ''Atumpan: The Talking Drums of Ghana'' (1964). Geographic range Found from Guinea to Ghana in West Africa, and in Central Africa in the Central African Republic, southern Sudan, Cameroon, Gabon, Congo (Republic of the Congo), DR Congo (Democratic Republic of the Congo), Angola, Rwanda, Uganda and western Kenya, the type locality (Type locality (biology)) is listed only as "interior parts of Africa." In 1996, After doing so badly in the past three years, K Suppiah the club manager wanted to help Jurong FC to come back, he engaged Mr Jimmy Pearson to be the coach for 1996 team and with two signings from Ghana and one from Nigeria. It worked as Jurong were the group Champion in its group and earned a place in the S-League 1997. In Ghana, ''Thryonomys swinderianus'' locally referred to as "Akrantie", "Grasscutter" and (incorrectly) as "Bush rat (Aethomys)" is a common food item. The proper common name for this rodent is "Greater Cane Rat", though actually it is not a rat at all and is a close relative of porcupines and guinea pigs that inhabit Africa, south of the Saharan Desert (Sahara).
''' is a country of 24 million people, comprising 6 Ghanaian ethnic groups and about over 60 other non–Ghanaian ethnic groups. 3 native and major Ghanaian languages, with different dialects are spoken in Ghana and English (English language), the official language of Ghana, is spoken by many. About 52 other languages of non–Ghanaian origin are also spoken in Ghana by the non–Ghanaian ethnic groups. Like most other African nations, Ghana has a rich traditional culture, that differs from one Ghanaian ethnic group to the other. '''Lake Bosumtwi''' (also spelled Bosomtwe), situated within an ancient meteorite impact crater, is approximately 8 km across and the only natural lake in Ghana. It is situated about 30 km south-east of Kumasi and is a popular recreational area. There are about 30 villages near this crater lake, with a combined population of about 70,000 people. Band history Track 5 was formed in 2001 by Krishool, Adam Lovell or Adz and Paul Vercoe
Ghana is the 7th-best governed country (List of African countries by Index of Governance 2013), 5th-most stable country (List of countries by Failed States Index) and rated thirteenth-highest HDI (List of African countries by Human Development Index) on continental Africa. Ghana's economy is the 6th-largest on the Africa continent (List of African countries by GDP (PPP)) by purchasing power parity and Nominal GDP and is one of the fastest growing (List of countries by real GDP growth rate) in the world. In terms of purchasing power parity per capita income, Ghana has the highest per capita income in the subregion of western Africa and Ghana has the tenth−highest per capita income on continental Africa. Ghana is one of only five countries in Africa with a free press (Freedom of the Press (report)).
Ghana has been a significant petroleum and natural gas producer since December 2010, and one of the world's largest gold and diamond producers, and is projected to be the largest producer of cocoa (Cocoa bean) in the world as of 2015. Ghana is home to Lake Volta, the largest artificial lake in the world by surface area.