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3/11/16

The Indy Channel WRTV - Indianapolis WWII refugee sends note to young Syrian boy

In the midst of the Syrian crisis, Indianapolis local and WWII refugee Dr. Joseph Wernicke penned a positive note to a 12-year-old refugee, Shadi. Wernicke was contacted by...

3/1/16

Building Demand for Sanitation Marketing

Most rural villagers in Ghana’s Upper West region had never considered installing a toilet.

3/1/16

A Way Forward

Baby Yelfaabasoglo vividly remembers the day three years ago when her children were chased from school because their school fees weren’t paid. It nearly broke her heart. She...

2/29/16

Marking the End to Open Defecation

It was a day to celebrate big change in Nandom, a town in Ghana’s Upper West region, and mark a concluding milestone for a successful USAID-funded West Africa Water Supply,...

2/26/16

Creating Space for Women to Participate Provides Mutual Benefits

It’s another hot and humid August morning in Ghana’s Upper West region.

2/25/16

Breaking Out of Traditional Gender Roles

Change is taking place in the Upper West region of Ghana.

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