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  • Addressing the press conference, Dr Prempeh said, NaCCA has not approved any material on CSE as it is not included in the approved and published KG-P6 curriculum framework.”

    The Ministry of Education has stated that the approved curriculum framework from Kindergarten to Primary six does not include Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) contrary to what was currently being discussed in the public domain.

  • Worst of all, some parents are themselves neck deep in child sexual abuse, thus, the exclusive right to parents handling sex education is without any basis.

    Written By Daniel Nkrumah - A vicious stream of propaganda messages and photos seems to have set in motion a misguided campaign to scuttle what from all indications is intended to appropriately educate children and young people on sex.

  • Written By Michael Owusu Tabiri - We salute President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo for assuring Ghanaians that he would never allow comprehensive sexuality education to be introduced into the Ghanaian school curriculum. This write-up aims at discussing some pragmatic measures that can be taken to prevent our present and future leaders from introducing or accepting comprehensive sexuality education in Ghana.

  • When I was eleven years old, I was raped. He was not a stranger.

    In 1952, I was seven years old, I was in Class Three and I was living in Abutia with my grandmother. There was a celebration marking the opening of a bridge near or in a village called Podoe, which meant the road was now opened from Abutia to Juapong.

  • Opposition to the policy hit a crescendo on Monday, September 30, with faith-based institutions and the National Coalition for Proper Human Sexual Rights leading the charge against the reforms.

    Sharp divisions have greeted the guidelines on Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) for schools, with the educational authorities parrying the criticisms, saying the new policy holds the key to effective sexuality education for the youth.

  • But on a more serious note, the guidelines, from what has been heard discussed and read, is to guide teachers in the sex education of children, from the ages of six to nine, that is from class one and thereafter.

    Written By Caroline Boateng - The furore over the Comprehensive Sexuality Education guidelines reminded me of the song by Salt N Pepa (1991): "Let's talk about sex, baby. Let's talk about you and me, let's talk about all the good things and the bad things that make me. Let's talk about sex!"

  • At age six, Primary One pupils will be introduced to values and societal norms and how to interact with the different sexes and groups.

    The Ghana Education Service (GES) will, from next term, introduce sex education into the curriculum of basic schools to equip pupils to know and experience their sexuality.

  • The saddest ones have been from other women who say that by writing the article, I have given them the strength to face up to the abuse they suffered during their childhood and which has continued gnawing at them through adulthood.

    I suppose you can’t write on sex and expect not to raise temperatures. Usually when I write on any subject, I take the position that I should not get involved in whatever discussion that is generated by the article.

  • President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has debunked suggestions that his government is bent on introducing ‘alien’ practices into the Ghanaian society through the controversial Comprehensive Sexuality Education.

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