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Disability Turns to Opportunity

“I realized that even I’m a person with disability, I can still achieve my goals.” This is what Evelyn Tangile proudly shared when asked about what she has learned from all...


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...


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...


Building Demand for Sanitation Marketing

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


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,...


Creating Space for Women to Participate Provides Mutual Benefits

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