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Samantha Sergeant
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Bolgatanga is (almost) a Fair Trade Town!
Once the International Fair Trade Towns Committee approves Bolgatanga’s Fair Trade Town application Bolga will become the second Fair Trade Town in Africa. The only current Fair Trade Town in Africa is New Koforidua, a town in the Ashanti Region of Ghana. B...
Bolgatanga is (almost) a Fair Trade Town!
Bolgatanga is (almost) a Fair Trade Town!
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Celebrating (Crafts)women’s Achievements
Having just celebrated International Women’s Day on Sunday 8th March, I am sure every ICS project will have been reflecting on how its work is contributing to making change happen for the women involved. ICS works with some very marginalised communities thr...
Celebrating (Crafts)women’s Achievements
Celebrating (Crafts)women’s Achievements
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Fair Trade on the rise
This week has been very busy but fun and rewarding. We set a target of sensitizing local people in Bolga as well as students in Senior High Schools on Fair Trade, Bolgatanga International Arts and Craft Fair (BICAF) and the benefits of Bolga becoming a fair...
Fair Trade on the rise
Fair Trade on the rise
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Positive progress on project
Hey, it’s finally been another week; and we couldn’t wait to let you know how welcoming the craft women of Vea have been toward us. “So much joy in our hearts when we heard of your arrival” said the Vea women. This joy was expressed in their dancing and sin...
Positive progress on project
Positive progress on project
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Trade AID on Etsy
The campaign for Fair Trade has not really been of great interest until recent times when the world has started to feel that the original creators of an art or craft, or farmers of a product, should be the ones to benefit more from their talent and work. Gh...
Trade AID on Etsy
Trade AID on Etsy
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The Crafting of a Craft Fair
We are coming to the end of our second week in the office here in Bolgatanga – and it’s already going quickly! Over the past fortnight we have been travelling around the town to visit the various crafts groups that TradeAID works with to introduce ourselves...
The Crafting of a Craft Fair
The Crafting of a Craft Fair
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Tales from the harmattan
Yԑ  Zaare!!   Well, we’ve arrived in Bolgatanga for our 2015 ICS placement and there is no language we can use to better extend our greetings than in the local language, Frafra.  Upon our arrival, we were welcomed by excited local people with children singi...
Tales from the harmattan
Tales from the harmattan
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