Poultry Farming in Ghana

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Geoffrey Akabua is the Integrated Animal Health Specialist volunteer in Ghana. His work as a VWB/VSF-CANADA volunteer with GAPNET (Ghana Poultry Network) began in Ghana on October 15, 2016 and…

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A week in Salaga, Ghana

We’ve had an absolutely wonderful last week of work in Salaga. We spent four mornings helping the Salaga veterinary officers, alongside several other veterinary students, quarantine and process 300 sheep…

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Working and exploring in Ghana

By Olivia Bos and Natalie Chow Time is flying by and we cannot believe that we only have one more month left in the beautiful country of Ghana. The past…

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Finding inspiration in northern Ghana

Volunteers Natalie Chow (left) and Olivia Bos (Right) with Martha Kumah. We are pleased to introduce Martha Kumah! Martha attended our three-day animal production Training of trainers (TOT) workshop from…

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Surveys are easy…on paper.

September 16-18 It's Sunday morning and the team has assembled at the MOFA Office for a brief strategy discussion before we return to Chang for the first of four village…

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And some more photos…

... To go along with Ilona's description of our fun-filled times here in Wa, Ghana! Here is a picture of Ilona assisting Dr. Shittu with a goat cesarean section. It…

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Hippos, and crocs and C-sections

Yes, hello! The rainy season is finally setting in properly, and our little family has been enjoying the relief that the afternoon showers bring (although less welcome is the associated…

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