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Welcome to the Official Website of the NYA

For decades, the population of Ghana has been relatively youthful. According to figures from the recently published Population and Housing Census in Ghana, the population growth rate between 2000 and 2010 was 28.1% (Ghana Statistical Service, 2010).       AKWAABA! - Click to Read More

Notable Moments for Ghanaian Youth

2014 - Action Plan Launched for the National Youth Policy

2010 - Current National Youth Policy Launched

2001 - National Youth Authority Renamed

1974 - National Youth Council Established by Decree 241

1960 - Ghana became a Republic

1957 - Ghana's Independence Year

Annual Report

  Find our Annual Reports Online

Directory of Youth Organizations


National Youth Policy Documents

  Download Youth Policy HERE
  Implementation Plan HERE


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       The GHARH Project

The Ghana Adolescent Reproductive Health Project, is a comprehensive sexual and reproductive health program targeting the Ghanaian adolescents in the Brong Ahafo Region.

The National Youth Authority (NYA) which was established in 1974 by NRDC 241 is thus the Statutory Public Organization with the mandate to ensure the empowerment of the Ghanaian youth and it is under the Ministry for Youth & Sports.


Initiatives Achievements Roadmap


National Youth Policy Photo & Video gallery


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