By: Jared Knoll “I believe that this young, brave and educated generation can make change in society and make the world a better..
Honourable Ibrahim Baidoo is the Mayor of Ashaiman- a city of over 200,000 people located 30 km outside Accra, Ghana’s capital. Baidoo..
By Iain Marlow ACCRA, GHANA—There’s a lot of gold in Ghana’s hills. Problematically, there’s also a lot of “galamsey.”..
Ashley Terry is a senior producer with globalnews.ca. In the spring of 2013, she served as an expert trainer with Journalists for Human..
Ghana is full of people who came to the country, fell in love with it and its people, and ended up staying. Rod McLaren’s story is a..
The old “respect your elders” adage has customarily been an important part of Malawian culture, with the elderly able to depend on the..
When beggars should be choosers – How the promise of remuneration is heading off freedom of movement and free choice of employment in Malawi
Not long after cutting their teeth, North American children are encouraged to call forward their dreams and consider the question, “What..
Clemente’s house is one of the few buildings in Joma with a roof. In fact, it’s one of the last structures still standing in the..
Every once and awhile the generosity of strangers can floor you. The community of Fishula is a 15-minute drive outside the bustling..
I snapped photos of the setting sun over Ghana’s Mole National Park, not wanting the day to end. As I turned around I realized I..
Thousands of freshly molded reddish-brown bricks lie baking under the hot Malawian sun. “Self-help project! Self-help project!” one..
“I don’t want to grow up, I’m a Toys R Us kid”- does this jingle ring a bell? Sadly, for most children in Malawi, the opportunity..
Since jhr believes in the power of the media to change lives and aid development through awareness of human rights, while in Cape Coast, I..
The shelves of the weaving centre in Bangwe are filled with spools of brightly-colored yarns, making a colourful backdrop to what would..