This well was donated by an organization in Canada. It would make the lives of the women much easier if they were able to use it. Unfortunately they can't pay their $500 bill - so their water has been cut off.
Mother Won't You Weep? March 5th 2008 Note from Nichole: Water has been on my mind a lot lately, It’s the dry season and it hasn’t rained for five months. The earth and trees are scorched and I’m told that it’s only going to get worse before it gets better. I don't want to leave you with a terrible impression. In my short time here I have seen countless projects instigated by development agencies. Some of the money is w ... read more
Africa » Ghana » Northern » Tamale Formed from the merger of the British colony of the Gold Coast and the Togoland trust territory, Ghana in 1957 became the first sub-Saharan country in colonial Africa to gain its independence. A long series of coups resulted in the suspension of the ... ... read more