Photos from weeks 2 - 4 August 5th 2012 Some photos since the last time...
Photos include our trips to Accra/ Aburi at the end of week 2, and to Cape Coast and Elmina at the end of week 3. 'Our' being the French volunteers, Alice, Emily, Judith, Noemi and Renaud, and myself. ... read more
Africa » Ghana » Volta » Aflao 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
Hi everyone! Thanks for visiting my blog where I will be updating you on my Ghanaian adventure. I'll be working with the Friends Foundation and using my financial management background to help train the staff and develop their organisation's financial capacity so they can provide effective and sustainable services. Though clearly the world of accountancy is enough to set anyone's world on fire, I think the real fun of the experience will be in working with the staff and children at the organisation in a world and culture completely different to anything I have experienced before. I look for... full info