Tag Archives: Bolga

Our Farewell Meal In Our Finest Ghanaian Clothes

After 3 months working alongside TradeAID our placement is coming to an end this week. To celebrate our achievements we were all invited to a farewell meal with all of the TradeAID team. We had a lovely time and we … Continue reading

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Our Final Days…

To sum up our time in Bolga, here’s a short summary of what we have achieved! We unpicked the last teams report which explored some of the issues that the crafts workers in Bolga face and we’ve added a supplementary … Continue reading

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URA Radio – Take 2

        Since our last post featuring our radio appearance we were invited to go back to the radio station again and yesterday we attended the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation. We joined Conrad this week and we took the … Continue reading

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The Finale Of Filming For Our Crowd-Funding Project

As mentioned in one of our earlier posts we had set out to film and edit a short fundraising video to benefit some of the crafts people living in Bolgatanga. This video has been created to raise funds for an … Continue reading

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89.5 Radio Awesome

As part of our work here in Ghana, we get to work in partnership with national volunteers.  Conrad is a young national volunteer from Bolgatanga and is part of the Trade AID team. This week, he managed to get us … Continue reading

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Spielberg Eat Your Heart Out

                    After completing our first stage of work out here in Bolga, we have rolled onto the next phase of our project. We have began to film a fundraising video in order to … Continue reading

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Our Field Trip To See Some Of The Bolga Basket Weavers

                We were very lucky to meet the Sumbrungu Zorbikor Anogtabba basket weavers group. They greeted us with singing and dancing, which we also took part in! We then had the chance to teach the … Continue reading

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