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Barcamp Bolga is here!
 
The first Barcamp Bolga is here! #BcBolga
“ Barcamp Bolga is happening because a number of people attended Barcamps around Ghana and want Bolgatanga to be a part of building this network”. People like +Frank Bruce  has been asking to be part of the team that organizes this event since last year. +B...
“Barcamp Bolga is happening because a number of people attended Barcamps around Ghana and want Bolgatanga to be a part of building this network”. People like +Frank Bruce has been asking to be part of the team that organizes ...
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Barcamp Bolga 2014 is a free networking forum bringing people together for a day of discussion, demos and dialogue on Bolgatanga, Ghana and beyond. It takes place on October 11, 2014 at the SSNIT Conference Hall in Bolga. The theme for this year is Igniting passion to achieve excellence.This Barcamp hopes to assemble stakeholders in Bolga to network, build a supportive enterprising community and partner to build together.

The GhanaThink Foundation has successfully organized 33 BarCamps in Ghana as part of its Barcamp Ghana program since 2008. BarCamp Bolga 2014 will be the 1st of its kind and it will showcase of entrepreneurs and innovators in the Upper East region. Discussions will center on developing various business and industry sectors in Bolgatanga and the Upper East region. It will be an event for many people who live and are interested in Bolgatanga to learn, share and network with.


The Barcamp will feature multiple user-generated breakout sessions about business, social entrepreneurship, technology and development, alongside topics relevant to the Upper East Region and beyond. There will be a speed mentoring session where mentors will give insights and answers to questions from attendees. Confirmed resource personnel include Agana Bawa (Media man), Dr. Rockibel Adature (Motivational speaker), Kancha Joseph (Entrepreneur), Chris Akoba (Proprietor), George Afari (1st National Bank), Albert Azongo (Journalist), etc.


Register/RSVP at the BarCamp Bolga eventbrite website (barcampbolga14.eventbrite.com) or text "Barcamp Bolga [name] [email address] to 1945 through any mobile network.. You may also contact the BarCamp Bolga team through the eventbrite page for sponsorship opportunities. If you are interested in organizing a breakout session, let us know, especially if you have special needs.


Barcamp Bolga 2014
Sat, October 11, 2014, 8:00 AM GMT
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What's happening in Tamale & Northern region for National Volunteer Day this weekend? Check #NVday14. Visit ghanathink.org/nvday14-tamale


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Still thinking of what to do for National Volunteers Day 2014? Below some are suggestions from NVDay 2013:

Tutoring in a subject (Mathematics, ICT, etc),
Teaching a particular skill or talent,
Blood donation drives,
Clean-up exercises,
Orphanage visits + donation,
Improving school infrastructure, 
Health screenings & talk, etc

Register your activities here bit.ly/nvday14 OR 
Contact volunteer@ghanathink.org for more information.
#NVDay14 #VolunteerinGH #Ghana
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We will have our own type of Kumasi Konnect.

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#bctamale   #Tamale  
Sometime last year, +kofi yeboah had an idea for a monthly meetup. He had returned from Kenya where he attended the Amani Institute and was brimming with ideas. I admired Kofi, he reminded me of myself when I was younger. To ...
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One of our mentors at Barcamp Tamale, Kofi Larbi, blogged about finally being at a Barcamp in Ghana.

#bctamale   #barcamptamale  
cc +Barcamp Ghana +GhanaThink Foundation 

http://kofilarbi.wordpress.com/2014/08/24/barcamp-tamale/
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Join us today at 6pm GMT on Twitter for a chat about #Bolgatanga in the Upper East Region of #Ghana. More info about the tweetchat here http://barcampbolga14.eventbrite.com

On Saturday, the first ever Barcamp Bolga comes off live at the SSNIT Conference Room. #bcBolga 
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What's happening in Tamale & Northern region for National Volunteer Day this weekend? Check #NVday14. Visit ghanathink.org/nvday14-tamale

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What's happening in Tamale & Northern region for National Volunteer Day this weekend? Check #NVday14. Visit ghanathink.org/nvday14-tamale

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Missed our event?

Catch up on Barcamp Tamale with this Storify, prepared by our mother organization +GhanaThink Foundation 
cc +Barcamp Ghana.

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Barcamp Tamale 2014 was a free networking forum organized by the GhanaThink Foundation on August 23rd at the Rotary Centre in Tema. This story captures social media posts about and from the event up to the end of the mentoring sessions. See barcamptamale14.eventbrite.com & barcampghana.org #BcTamale
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One of our +GhanaThink Foundation members and mentor at this year's Barcamp Tamale +cecilia amoafowaa sefa blogged about and recapped our event. 

#bctamale   #barcamptamale   #bcghana  

http://amoafowaa.wordpress.com/2014/08/24/barcamp-tamales-success-in-motivation/
The 4th Barcamp Tamale kicked off with breakfast at 9am on August 23 2014 at the Tamale Sport Stadium. There was an introduction of Barcamp Ghana and how it came into being by Ato Ulzen Appiah who ...
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One of our mentors at Barcamp Tamale, Kofi Larbi, blogged about finally being at a Barcamp in Ghana.

#bctamale  
cc +Barcamp Ghana +GhanaThink Foundation 
http://kofilarbi.wordpress.com/tag/barcamp-tamale-2014/
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Networking Tamale for entrepreneurship and positive change
Introduction
BarCamp Tamale is building on the success of BarCamp events (Barcamp-Kumasi, BarCamp Accra, Barcamp Takoradi 2010) in Ghana to ignite Tamale & Northern Region's focused discussions and actions in order to bring about much-needed change.