Author of this post: CBS Project Manager Melanie Today, I am giving you a "live update" out of the "ICT for GIRLS" class room 🙂 We have different groups on Saturday and Sunday. At times, it can be a little chaotic! Most girls here have a lot of household chores to do. Saturdays and … Continue reading Weekend fun!
Author of this post: CBS Project Manager Melanie Since some few months, the CBS GIRLS' CLUB meets every weekend. Main component of the girls' club currently is a free computer training for teenage girls: "ICT for GIRLS!". Even though ICT (Information and Communication Technology) is an official subject in Primary School and Junior High … Continue reading GIRL POWER!
Author of this post: CBS Project Manager Melanie Food is an important part of culture, and can serve as a vehicle for intercultural education and exchange. Also in programmes like our volunteer service programme, we experience it since years with our volunteers: Food indeed is very important! The traditional Ghanaian Cuisine is quite different … Continue reading Good Belly News!
Author of this post: CBS NVTI certificate student Linda My name is Linda and I come from Chiana in the Upper East Region. I am twenty (20) years of age. I have four siblings: three brothers and one sister. The church I attend is Calvary Charismatic Centre (CCC). My traditional family … Continue reading Hello, my name is Linda
The CBS blog is written by staff members, volunteers and by CBS students. The various authors write about courses and activities at CBS as well as about daily life, the culture of Navrongo and their intercultural experiences and travel adventures. The purpose of the blog is to provide an insight of daily life at CBS and … Continue reading CBS Blog
Author of this post: CBS Project Manager Melanie Some few weeks ago, we started a new Diploma in Business Studies Weekend Class. This enables young ladies who already completed the NVTI Secretaryship course and are now working in an office to further their education on part-time basis over the weekend. This is how come … Continue reading Sunday Funday – Ladies only!
Author of this post: CBS Project Manager Melanie Navrongo is the hottest place in all of Ghana. That is an information the brain can easily process, but I think, to KNOW what this really FEELS like, you need to spend the months of March to May in Navrongo at least once in your life. … Continue reading Real Feel: 46° – or: Psssst, don’t make any noise!!
Author of this post: CBS Project Manager Melanie The last two months, we have been pretty quiet. But now, we are back again! Back with a brand new, fresh homepage layout; back with vacation traveling stories; back with a lot of new ideas; back into a new academic year!! Bit by bit, we … Continue reading Hello again!
Author of this blog post: CBS Project Manager Melanie Stepping out to go and buy myself a bottle of Coke, I noticed that someone had put up a canopy not far from CBS. I wondered what was going on, but was not curious enough to make some few more steps and go and find out. … Continue reading Have you tested for HIV? And: School’s out!
Author of this blog post: CBS Project Manager Melanie Last weekend, Gordon’s birthday called for a feast! Even though his class mates and he had studied the whole night for their final examination of the extension studies at the University of Education Winneba, they started the birthday celebrations right after walking out of the exams … Continue reading Tilapia Things!