Our Latest Newsletter: Creating Paradigm Shift in Development using ICT

Our Latest Newsletter: Creating Paradigm Shift in Development using ICT

Savana Signatures is a youth-led, youth-centered and gender sensitive programming ICT for development (ICT4D) organization based in Ghana with the mission “To equip youth, women and vulnerable groups with ICT skills for personal and professional development through the innovative use of ICT” and a vision of “A society where relevant information, knowledge and skills for development are enhanced by equal access to and use of ICT”. The organization over the years has lived and followed…

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Savana Signatures Model School in the Offing

Savana Signatures Model School in the Offing

The education system in Ghana since independence has gone through various reforms but these reforms have failed to integrate or make skill training for pupils an ultimate priority. In spite of these reforms, Ghana’s educational system still at large remains theoretical which does not create opportunities for pupils to be creative. There are substantial numbers of unemployed young people on the streets who have passed through one form of education or other in Ghana yet,…

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Young People in Charge Project Gets Advisory Board  

Young People in Charge Project Gets Advisory Board   

A 12-Member Advisory Board has been constituted to provide technical support to Young People in Charge (YPIC) project. YPIC which is a 2-year project funded by STOP AIDS NOW!, Edukans/ Educaids, Cordaid, and Aflatoun is an innovative intervention that sought to prevent HIV, spread of Sexual Transmitted Infections (STIs), reduce teenage and unwanted pregnancies while providing social enterprise and financial education to Ghanaian youth. The Advisory Board has the responsibility to provide technical and advocacy support…

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Edukans Foundation Coordinator Enskinned Queen Mother of Langbina Community in Ghana

Edukans Foundation Coordinator Enskinned Queen Mother of Langbina Community in Ghana

By: Francis Npong The Ghana Country Coordinator of Edukans Foundation Miet Chielens has been enskinned a Queen Mother of Langbina, a farming community in the East Mamprusi District of the Northern Region of Ghana. Chielens’ enskinment as a queen mother in Ghana’s countryside was heralded by a colourful traditional ceremony in her honour. Her nomination and subsequent installation was informed by the role she played in the construction of a 3-unit classroom block in that…

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