National Diabetes Association


Organizational Information

Membership Information

Founded in 1981

16000 Members in 2016


Many volunteers 

Member of IDF since 1985




The National Diabetes Association-Ghana firstly known as the Ghana Diabetes Association was formed on 23rd September 1981.


Main Focus

  • To lead all diabetics in Ghana to quality and affordable services for the prevention and care of diabetes.
  • To be the mouthpiece of all people with diabetes in Ghana.
  • To create awareness of the condition and its complications through peer education, print and electronic media.
  • To be the effective in prevention of diabetes in Ghana.
  • To improve the quality of life and reduce morbidity and pre mature mortality especially in women, children and adolescents.

Young Leaders in Diabetes

Frederick represents the National Diabetes Association in the Young Leaders in Diabetes Programme (YLD).

Read more about him and about the YLD programme here

Publications & Newsletters

Download their latest annual report (2014) here 


Message from the President

Mrs Elizabeth Denyoh 



Ghana country information


IDF Members in Africa