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Ghana Project Center: Development Design Lab - IQP

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Ghana Project Center: Development Design Lab - IQP
Current Director(s): 
Program Term(s): 
C-Term during winter
Project Opportunities: 
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. The Ghana Project Center was established in 2020. 

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