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We’re leaving our Ramsbury Office

We are really sad to announce that we are vacating our Ramsbury Office on 1stSeptember 2021. Due to financial pressure, we are simply not able to afford a a UK office at this time. We love having a workspace in the middle of this wonderful community, and being able to...

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The story of ATE in Biro

In 2017, I spent several days riding around Lawra, searching for the next rural community for ATE to begin working in. It was a boiling hot day in November when we came across Biro, a very rural community, an hour from the centre of Lawra, impossible to access by car,...

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No Wonder She Gave Up

It is often perceived that the northern part of Ghana is the poorest among all the regions. Hailing from and living in the north, specifically in Lawra in the Upper West, I have found it difficult to accept how the conditions in the north are often described in the...

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Recruiting of a Vice Chair of Trustees

Are you looking for a new challenge and to make a difference in the world? We have an exciting opportunity to Join ATE’s Board as Vice Chair of Trustees. Action Through Enterprise (charity number 1149988) was cofounded in 2012 by the Chief Executive in post, and is an...

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Recruitment of a Campaigns and Events Intern

We are excited to be recruiting a Campaigns and Events Intern to join our small team for two days per week. The primary focus of the role is supporting with the design, day to day management, and delivery of ATE’s Campaigns for 2021. ATE is a young, dynamic,...

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The Power of a Good Book

It's #WorldBookDay! The power of a good book can not be overestimated. You can be transported to faraway lands, learn about fascinating new topics, or see your own thoughts and feelings reflected in the pages. Beautiful pictures, poetic prose, and smooth pages grab...

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Recruitment of Hub Manager and Hub Assistant

ATE is a young, dynamic, non-governmental organisation making significant impact to reduce poverty and improve lives in Lawra Municipal, Upper West Region, Ghana. We are looking for two capable, enthusiastic and hardworking people to join our team as an ATE Hub...

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From Ghana to Godalming: A Democratic Disease

Covid-19: An International Struggle Covid-19 has affected countless lives in more ways than we realise. Especially those who live in regions less privileged than that of the UK. Imagine how this pandemic must be affecting families in areas such as Lawra in Ghana. How...

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Today was our Monthly Meeting in Tanchara for disabled children and their families. As in all of our 6 monthly community meetings, it was busy! Today, we:

👧🏽 Facilitated play activities for the children
🙋🏽‍♀️Educated the mothers on how to make nutritious porridge with locally sourced ingredients
🚲 Gave bikes to families who need them - these are essential to ensure mothers can work and children can get to school
👨🏿‍🦽Provided new wheelchairs to four children who needed them

Every element of our work makes a huge difference 💚

All captions on photos are directly from Lawra Staff who carried out the work today.
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Lots of life changing work!💪🙏

Job well done to the team!

Very impressive!

Absolutely amazing

Great job 👍

Very impressive!

Touching Destinies

Changing lifes✊

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“The provision of learning materials has helped improve learners attendance and regularity to school. I asked some of the pupils, and they said and I quote; “Why will I stay at home when I have everything I need to be in school?" This makes me think deeply of ATE work.”
Assistant Headteacher of Kunyukuo JHS
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“The provision of learning materials has helped improve learners attendance and regularity to school. I asked some of the pupils, and they said and I quote; “Why will I stay at home when I have everything I need to be in school? This makes me think deeply of ATE work.” 
Assistant Headteacher of Kunyukuo JHS

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New crutches for 11 year old Desmond today 💚
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