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Leap into Life – a new business model for a Sharing Economy

Based on traditional values of the Dagomba tribe in Ghana Northern Region and 21st century Holistic principles we are developing a Sharing Economy called Leap into Life. The last 2 years we have been working from grass root level in … Continue reading

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Glyphosate; what is it and how harmless or harmful is it?

Results of my research on Glyphosate In preparation of an article on farming in Ghana, Northern region – with the name “License to kill” and to be published yet – I got quite deeply into research on Glyphosate, the basic … 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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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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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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EME3_2012 Bottom up – City planning and urban development; Video participation in Barcelona.

From June 27th until July 1st the EME 3 conference was held in Barcelona. This year was the 7th time that EME 3 took place. Javier Planas and his team have put a lot of their passion and effort in … Continue reading

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Connecting with Ghana (3) – PAMEPI launch “School for All” project

My latest post on community development and capacity building in Africa Connecting with Ghana (3) – PAMEPI launch “School for All” project.

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Connecting with Ghana (3) – PAMEPI launch “School for All” project

Mr. Fuseini Yakubu, founder of PAMEPI, invited me to visit to Ghana and to attend at the launch of the “School for All” project. School for All is an “educational outreach project that seeks to address the challenges confronting African … 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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