Description

I had over 3 years of experience engaging local stakeholders on how to address poverty affecting poorest and unreachable groups such as disabled people and other vulnerable groups in rural Ghana. In addition, I have over 30 years disability and poverty lived experience, and I have successfully worked with both local and international governmental and non-governmental organizations to empower, enhance social, education, and health services access to the most marginalized in societies in Ghana. Relevant experiences, knowledge and skills include; 
  • designing and implementing successfully grassroots interventions
  • identifying and engaging relevant stakeholders that can sustain impacts of interventions in rural communities
  • harnessing effective and efficient workout put of local and international volunteers (multicultural teams) in addressing severe social problems affecting marginalized groups. 
  • identifying and building the capacity of entrepreneurs with disabilities. 
  • empowering parents on how effective handling of disabled children
  • empowering decision makers on designing and implementing disability inclusive interventions
  • ex*****ent network of individuals and organizations championing disability interventions in Africa. 

Languages

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Skills

Ethnography Interview Training Research

Education

University of Calgary
MA,
Anthropology in Development Studies
2017
University for Development Studies
BSc,
Community Nutrition
2009
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2013
Activities and Societies: Association of Community Nutrition Students

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