Tag Archives: Alain Volz

Visiting Kumasi

My dear friend Sarah, who has been working with me for over 15 years, introduced me to her family in Kumasi. “During your next trip to Ghana, you must visit Kumasi” she said. How could I refuse? Before my departure … Continue reading

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Leap into Life Ghana – context and call for action

Facts and figures on Ghana’s economic development.   Ghana GDP Annual Growth Rate The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Ghana expanded 6.10 percent in the second quarter of 2013 over the same quarter of the previous year. GDP Annual Growth … Continue reading

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Power and Love – Adam Cahane on solving complex issues

In this video Adam Cahane is speaking from his experience as an expert in social change about the dynamics of power and love. Adam to me is a source for inspiration of whom I’ve lesarned much about working in the … Continue reading

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Why gender is significant for society, a larger perspective

On Tuesday, September 10th, Alain Volz shared about Leap into Life with the National Committee for Human Rights and Gender of D66; the Democratic party in the Netherlands. You can find the link to the presentation here: http://www.slideshare.net/alainvolz1/leap-into-life-prese-9-sept-013 This blog … Continue reading

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Macha Zambia on BBC News

The video shows an 8 min BBC documentary on the developments in Macha, rural Zambia. One of the community leaders, Fred Mweetwa of Macha Works, shares how IT accessibility serves the community in rural area. Ugo Vallauri: “It is possibly … Continue reading

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Leap into Life – what, why and how?

What is Leap into Life? Leap into Life is a professional development program for participants in Europe and in Africa. The program works on a local-local base. Both Europeans and Africans work with local facilitators on issues and questions they … Continue reading

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Leap into Life 2012

In preparation of the pilot group for Leap into Life Ghana I have adjusted the Leap into Life presentation to the current state of the project. The Leap into Life pilot group takes place in Accra, Ghana from December 10-21 … Continue reading

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