“The World Starts With Me Project Changed My Life”- A 15 -Years Old Girl

“The World Starts With Me Project Changed My Life”- A 15 -Years Old Girl

Bensah Gifty is 15 years old and a form three (3) student at Ho Dome R/C Junior High School. Initially, she does not want to be part of a school club that teaches sexuality and child rights lessons. “I thought it will not benefit me in any form to belong to this club besides I am always warned not to delay coming home after school”, she said. Gifty comes from a Christian home. Based on…

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Savana Signatures Trains 33 Health Workers on Youth Friendly Service

Savana Signatures Trains 33 Health Workers on Youth Friendly Service

Curiosity teaches lesson. This is exactly what happened to Pwavra Pearl, at age 14; peer influence pushed her to indulge in pre-marital sex. She still remembers vividly the torment she underwent after her first consensual sexual intercourse. “I regretted doing this. The pain after the forced penetration was so excruciating that I found it extremely hard to overcome”, she said. Though she was a Senior High School graduate, she spent most part of her time…

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Savana Signatures 2014 Annual Report Out

Savana Signatures 2014 Annual Report Out

Building a Digital, Healthy and Responsible Society for Social Change Through ICT is the title of our 2014 Annual Report. The report chronicled achievements and progress made by each project in the year under review. Savana Signatures as an ICT for development organization is happy to share this report with you, our partners and stakeholders. Please find the link here Savana Signatures 2014 Annual Report.  

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A Model Project Curbing Rate of Teenage pregnancies and STIs in Schools in Ghana

A Model Project Curbing Rate of Teenage pregnancies and STIs in Schools in Ghana

“All children have the right to be protected from harmful practices, the right to health and the right to know and share information” according to the UN Convention on the rights to sexual health information. All children are vulnerable irrespective of where they live and need to be guided and protected hence national and international conventions on the rights of children. In our traditional settings, children are denied their rights to know and access information…

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Savana Signatures Launches Ghana Version of the World Starts With Me

Savana Signatures Launches Ghana Version of the World Starts With Me

Savana Signatures (Savsign) has launched yet innovative project called the World Starts with Me (WSWM). The WSWM is a computer-based comprehensive sexuality education designed for in-and out-of-school children between the ages of 12 and 19. The project combines IT skills with creative expression packaged to attract young children to learn and know more about their sexual and reproductive health and rights. The WSWM project which was piloted in over 17 schools in the Northern, Upper…

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