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We shall Empower Empower communities for Education and COVID-19 Prevention and Control

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Closed down of Schools and lack of social/close gatherings. Closure of schools can affect future of the children, and promote poverty and crimes; since most of the can engage in stealing, in moral sexual relationships of girls for survival, betrothal girls as a result of poverty and unemployment. On the other hand, due to the social distance policy, it is always scared and dangerous for health volunteers to embark on health education on the COVI-19 prevention and Control to save lives. so we shall put in innovative program to solve such challenges

What is the need are you focusing on?

Provision of Laptop Computers and programmed pen drives with educational and health video presentations to Poor Households for Schooling at Home and COVID-19 Prevention and Control through quality Video presentations lessons by professional teachers of the various subjects and courses from primary to secondary schools, in the aspect of education; and presentations shall be made in the aspect of health on COVID-19 prevention and control by qualified health worker on disease prevention and control, by working in collaborations with the Ghana Education Service and Ghana Health Service to create WhatsApp Platforms receptively to involve various community volunteers, assembly and unit committee members, parents and guardians for successful implementation

What is the best example of business adaption you’ve seen in response to COVID-19?

I am Social Development Officer, working as the the Chief Executive Officer.with Cooperative Agency for Research and Development(CARD). The objectives of CARD is among others to supplement the efforts of Government in facilitating the provision of service delivery through research and resource mobilization in the fields of Education &Training, Agriculture & Food Security, Health, Water & Sanitation, Youth & Women Empowerment, Good Governance and Peace Building; through the policy of Gender Based Associations and the use of Experts in the various fields of operation mentioned above; to facilitate workshops, training and researches to obtain quality data gatherings for quality work and sustainable development

What is your profession?

We are located in Ghana

Where are you located (country)?

We are located and operating in Northeast, Northern and the Grater Accra Regions of Ghana

Where are you located (region)?

  • Western Africa

Which industry do you work in?

  • Academia/Research
  • Activist/Community Leader/Organizer
  • Agriculture/Farming
  • Education
  • Non-Profit/Philanthropy
  • Self Employed
  • Social Work

Are you aware of any open source efforts, hackathons or other collaborative efforts related to your submission? Are you participating in these efforts?

Yes, World Health Organization, Organizations and Governments of nations have provided many supports such as food, finance and media educations, which we have also supported widows and needy women across northern Ghana with funds for their basic needs for better life. we have equally been engaging in COVID-19 education on its prevention and control on the the social Medias such as WhatsAPP and Facebook platforms


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