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SWEB Hosts the 2nd LINC-Africa 2019 Meeting in Accra Ghana

The Samuel Wellington Botwey (SWEB) Foundation of Ghana in collaboration with Liliane Foundation Inclusion Network (LINC-Africa) secretariat based in Harare, Zimbabwe, organized the 2nd annual three-days Meeting of LINC-Africa in Accra, Ghana with the theme ‘Sharing Experience in Disability and Resource Mobilization in Africa’.

The purpose of the meeting was to build technical capacity of LINC-Africa members in resource mobilization and share best practices in disability management.

Eighteen (18) African countries, made up of eleven (11) English speaking and seven (7) French-speaking countries participated in the meeting. Officials from the head office of Liliane Foundation based in the Netherlands, attended.

The meeting organized an exhibition on the final day to display items made in the participating countries. The Ambassador of The Netherlands to Ghana, Mr. Ronald Strikker (Ron), the Ambassador of Zimbabwe to Ghana, Mr. Eddison T. Sithole, the Deputy Minister of Gender and Social Protection, Hon. Freda Prempeh, and the representative of the National Council on Persons of Disability (NCPD), were among the many dignitaries that attended the exhibition.

Photos from the workshop

Group picture of participants

 

 

 

 

 

 

Presentation by participating member

Group working session on STEP

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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