UNF Honors Program: The Ghana Project

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Economics Project

    Teams work with women's groups to help them start and grow small businesses.  In 2003, students went to a small village where, using digital cameras and laptops, they created brochures to help the women advertise their crafts across the country.  Additionally, students taught to women's groups how to make business plans and apply for government loans.

Politics Project

    Teams inteview government officials, tribal chiefs, media officials, and other community leaders to learn about the challenges of introducing and spreading demoncracy.

Nursing Project

    Nursing majors work in a community clinic, assisting the nurses and doctors in seeing and caring for patients.