November 10, 2009
Yesterday I went to the village of Madavunu to see the first installation of the power generating whirl.
The 80-kilometer drive from Accra to our destination took about two hours. As the city vanished to the south, we drove through small villages in the coastal plains of Ghana. We were headed for Madavunu, a community of 500 people and… Read More >
November 9th: After the 10 hour flight, I landed safely in Accra, Ghana yesterday
Today, we turn months of ideas and conversations into reality.
When I arrived in Ghana yesterday after an overnight flight, Empower Playgrounds’
Founder Ben Markham, met me at the airport. We set off directly to his “shop” in the suburbs of Accra. While the sights, sounds and smells of developing… Read More >