Project #9370

Self Help Young Adult Training Center in Ghana

by Self-Help International
Aug 2, 2013

Classes underway at new training center

Trainees weigh sawdust for composting
Trainees weigh sawdust for composting

The first class began at the Ghana Training Center for Young Farmers in March with 21 trainees who received technical and hands-on training in an effort to increase income.

The trainees learned about the care and managment of poultry. The next training session will include rabbits.

Trainees are currently digging and cementing a surface for a mushroom shed. Basic training began with Robert Arthur, mushroom specialist, to develop compost for mushrooms.

Students told the staff of Self-Help they are satisfied with the performance of the instructors and are happy to be part of the training. There is a great deal of enthusiasm about the possibilities training will offer each of them for their future.

Your support of the Ghana Training Center for Young Farmers have made these classes and opportunities possible. Thank you for your generosity.

An instructor explains the process to students
An instructor explains the process to students



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Organization Information

Self-Help International

Location: Waverly, IA - USA
Website: http:/​/​
Project Leader:
Nora Tobin
Waverly, IA United States
$1,980 raised of $30,000 goal
39 donations
$28,020 to go
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