European Commission Donates to Ripples
On 29 January 2009 the European commission made a substantial donation to Ripples in an impressive ceremony at then premises of the International Organisation for Migration [IOM] in Accra, Ghana.
According to the EC commissioner at the time, F. C. Sebregondi, the donation formed part of the ECís capacity building program in which selected organizations and institutions are presented equipment and supplies with the view to helping them achieve their objectives more effectively. The items formed part of the ECís election monitoring program for Ghanaís Election 2008.
The beneficiaries were selected from a wide range of services including educational institutions and NGOs who are into HIV/AIDS and health and social care services. The donated items included IT equipment, communication, office equipment, stationary and other supplies and medical supplies.
Ripples is ever grateful to the EC. Indeed the items have helped greatly impacted our services to our clients as a result of improved administrative and operational processes.