Students Without Borders is a WUSC and CECI program that enables Canadian university and college students to participate in exciting, volunteer learning opportunities in South America, Africa, and Asia.

Author Archive: Jessica P

Nearing the End…but so much has happened!

I can not believe that we have hit the less-than-3-weeks in Ghana mark. Looking back on it, it feels like my time here has flown by. Faye and I have been staying fairly active with our placement at the CALID. We have been working to compile tons of information on international donors and have generated…

Two Weeks in Ghana

After two weeks here, I think I can conclude that Ghana is a pretty interesting country! The people, in general are extremely friendly, as we have had no difficulty making friends. They are also very interested in talking with the “obrony” as we were called in Accra or “Salaminga” which we are called here in…

Excited Just Thinking About Ghana!

  I am excited just thinking about my departure for Ghana, which is so rapidly approaching! I am a student at the University of Ottawa in the International Development and Globalization program, which is part of the faculty of Social Sciences. I applied back in September for the international internship program and have been accepted…