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Kwaku

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Kwaku Kwaku

Kwaku

Kwaku is 4 years old and lives in Ghana

Waiting for 10 months

About Kwaku

Kwaku's Project

Kwaku's Country

About Kwaku

Male

GENDER

Male

16/03/2017

BIRTHDAY

16/03/2017

Ghana

COUNTRY

Ghana


Guardian(s):

  • Mother

Children in household:



Kwaku and his Mother receive assistance from trained specialists based at his local church. These specialists visit Kwaku at home and ensure he receives the necessary nutrition and medical care to meet critical physical needs. The specialists also provide emotional and spiritual support to Kwaku and his family together with appropriate early childhood development insights and training.

Please remember Kwaku in your prayers. Your love and support will help him to receive the assistance he needs to grow and develop.

Kwaku's Project

Church Partner:


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Community:


Most Commonly Spoken Language:


No. of Residents:


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Typical House Construction:


  • Roof: Tin/Corrugated Iron, 
  • Wall: Mud/Earth/Clay/Adobe, 
  • Floor: Cement

Regional Diet:


  • Bananas, 
  • Beans, 
  • Bread, 
  • Cabbage, 
  • Cassava, 
  • Chickens

Kwaku's Country

Key facts

Country:

Ghana

Capital City:

Accra

Population:

28 million

Life expectancy:

male 64.9 years, female 70 years

Population with improved drinking water:

urban 92.6%, rural 84%

Population with improved sanitation:

14.9%

Percentage of children under the age of 5 underweight:

11.2%

Literacy rate:

male 82%, female 71.4%

Child labour:

57%

Religion:

Christian 71.2% (Pentecostal/Charismatic 28.3%, Protestant 18.4%, Catholic 13.1%, other 11.4%), Muslim 17.6%, traditional 5.2%, other 0.8%, none 5.2% (2010)

Percentage living below the poverty line:

24.2%

A little bit of history

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