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SCHOOLS BENEFIT FROM FREE EYE SCREENING AND GLASSES

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TRAX GHANA PARTICIPATES IN THE NATIONAL CELEBRATION OF THE WORLD DAY TO COMBAT DESERTIFICATION AND DROUGHT

The World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought is an important global and national event. The day was set aside by the United Nations General Assembly in 1994 to mark this important global event in every calendar year that falls … Continue reading

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FORMATION OF COMMUNITY LEVEL ARTISANS PROJECT IMPLEMENTATION COMMITTEE (PIC)

In northern Ghana where the majority of farmers rely on rain fed agriculture for a living, Climate change, with consequent droughts, floods and other natural disasters, further contributes to the vulnerability of people living in poverty. It is within this … Continue reading

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TRAX GHANA PLAYS HOST TO TWO (2) UDS STUDENTS ON INTERNSHIP

Trax Ghana works with smallholder farmers in deprived rural communities in northern Ghana to achieve food security. The organization uses Participatory Rural Appraisal (PRA) as a way of learning from, and with, members of target communities to investigate, and evaluate … Continue reading

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Community Empowerment Strategies – Facilitation of new farmers groups

Community empowerment is more than the involvement, participation or engagement of communities. It implies community ownership and action that explicitly aims at social and political change. The aim of Trax Ghana is to develop the capacity of smallholder farmers in … Continue reading

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EMPOWERING WOMEN – A CASE STUDY OF SHEANUT PICKING AND PROCESSING

Mrs Amina with other women during her Shea butter extraction processing Continue reading

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40 Students Receive Scholarship

As part of its commitment to improving effective performance at the Basic Education Level, in rural communities Trax Ghana in partnership with the British school of Brussels (BSB) awarded 40 scholarships to brilliant but needy students in the Upper East … Continue reading

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Video Chat with Fellow Small-Scale Farmers Worldwide: Comparing Local Realities

Earlier this month some of Trax’s farmers had a unique encounter with their counterparts from different parts of the world. Facilitated by the Brighton and Sussex Universities Food Network (BSUFN) and with the help of modern technology they participated in … Continue reading

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Trax Ghana has a new office!

After 25 years in the Alhaji Danladi Palace building, Trax Ghana has relocated its headquarters. Since 1st February you can locate us on top of Buco Bank, Bolgatanga, just behind our former office. The building also houses the PNC Bolgatanga … Continue reading

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