Another Brick in the Wall Global Education Community Project sees African Initiatives volunteers attending events and festivals in and around the Bristol area with our travelling stall, raising awareness of the wider world through quirky activities and displays on key topics in...Read More
Situated on the west coast of Africa, Ghana is bordered by Burkina Faso, the Ivory Coast and Togo. With a variable climate, southern Ghana has a short dry season with high temperatures all year round, meaning a variety of crops can be harvested annually. People rely on raising hardy breeds of animals, and growing ‘drought resistant’ crops such as sorghum and millet.
Located in East Africa, Tanzania borders eight countries. Tanzania is a low-income country. It is graded 152/187 in the UN Human Development Index. Its education system is poor, with high drop out rates especially among girls, and Gender Based Violence is endemic in schools and communities.