Kyebi, Ghana Project Center

Ghana
Current Director(s): 
Program Term(s): 
C-Term during winter
Project Opportunities: 

Location and Culture:

Kyebi is located in the Eastern Region of Ghana in the villages of Kyebi and Dwenase.  The villages are populated by the Okyeman, one of the three major tribes in Ghana  This is a remote location in the rural areas of Ghana. 

Projects:

Projects are sponsored by the Okyenhene (the Okyeman King) and a local chief from Dwenase.  Projects might include:

  • Developing a health center assessment
  • Organizing a community infrastructure project
  • Establishing a STEM Curriculum for rural Ghana
  • Conducting a village mapping and zoning project
  • Archiving Okyeman records