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License to kill

Introducing Organic Farming in Ghana, Northern Region. During my first visit to Ghana I saw, traveling through rural Northern Region, many pieces of land burning. In my naivety I asked if the burning was because of drought. I then learned … Continue reading

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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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Are you chicken?

How EU subsidies damage local farmers in Ghana Saturday April 18th of this year the Dutch Democratic Party (D66) held its 101st national conference. With the national committee for Social Innovation and Gender Equality (of which I am secretary) we … Continue reading

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Leap into Life – honoring its origins and the people involved

Leap into Life has its origins in Macha, rural Zambia. I’d like to honor this with a brief introduction before going deeper into Leap into Life Ghana. This post shares about the history of Leap into Life moving from Zambia … Continue reading

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Connecting with Ghana (2) – Visiting PAMEPI projects and connecting with JCI

Looking for alternative ways to support community development, capacity building or business development in Africa? This post might be of interest to you. Connecting with Ghana (2) – Visiting PAMEPI projects and connecting with JCI.

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Connecting with Ghana (2) – Visiting PAMEPI projects and connecting with JCI

My former colleague at RnR Group, Bertolt Daems, has been elected as 2012 worldwide President of the Junior Chamber International (JCI). This organization represents 200.000 people, aged 18-40, in 5.000 communities and over 100 countries in the world. The mission … Continue reading

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