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Leap into Life – Dipaliya

Story of an emerging Social Economy that combines tradition with innovation To boldly go where no man has ever gone before … In this article I will describe the journey Umar Mohammed and I are travelling as Leap into Life … Continue reading

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Een andere blik op Islam

Wat kunnen wij leren van traditie en conflict?   Degenen die mij kennen weten dat ik al vijf jaar heen en weer reis tussen Ghana en Nederland en in Ghana werk met een gemeenschap van de Dagomba stam in het … Continue reading

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Leap into Life – activities and progress in the Dipaliya Meshwork

Dear friends of Dipaliya, This month or early next month we expect to hear from Tallberg about our nomination for the Tallberg Global Leadership Prize 2015. Meanwhile we like to give an update on our progress. In Tamale, Ghana, over … Continue reading

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Is capitalism dying?

Jeremy Rifkin – President of the Foundation on Economic Trends: “While I suspect that capitalism will remain part of the social schema for at least the next half century or so, I doubt that it will be the dominant economic … 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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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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