• NO 369/ 1 Shaributu Road Walantu Kasoa, Central Region Ghana
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Bright Amissah-Nyarko

Research & Advocacy Projects Coordinator
  • Experience:

    5 Years

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Bright has empowered many local communities with his commitment to health issues such as HIV/AIDS. Bright holds high authority as the Regional Chairman and National Board Trustee of Ghana Coalition of NGOs in Health-Central Region. Bright’s exposure to the work of NGOs is invaluable, having been Executive Director of HERO Network, and Deputy Secretary of Coalition of Agona District NGOs (CANGO). As a HIV/AIDS counselor, Bright has conducted fora campaigns and workshops (including national stigma reduction training) to 30 communities and 25 Junior and Secondary Schools in Gomoa and Agona. An educated graduate from the University of Ghana, Bright has organized community forums using the Community Capacity Enhancement (CCE) Training Team. He brings training skills to Patriots Ghana; as a peer educator to over 1500 school teachers on integration of health into the education curriculum. He has among important work experience in the Education sector, as headmaster in three schools. Bright has furthermore been a Research Partner on the performance of NHIS and infant and maternal mortality issues.

  • Organized community forums using Community Capacity Enhancement (CCE) methodology to combat the spread of HIV/AIDS in Agona District.
  • Trainer of trainees on stigma reduction and Non Communicable diseases for Ghana Coalition of NGOs in Health.
  • Chairman, SRC Disciplinary/Legal committee (2000-2001) Takoradi polytechnic.
  • Member, MOEYS/DFID, TAD- HIV/AIDS District Training Team (DTT).
  • Resource Person, GES HIV/AIDS Teacher Agent of Dissemination and Change (TAD) training workshop for all teachers in the Agona East District and Agona West municipality.
  • Member – National HIV & AIDS stigma reduction campaign team.
  • Technical monitoring officer – Ghana Coalition of NGOs in Health.

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