Isaac Akuffo Adam
Primary school pupil, Samankrom community
Isaac Akuffo Adam, a primary five pupil of Dotom DA School in Samankrom, Ghana, explains how Child Protection Clubs have given him the chance of building a career.
“I am better off in school than helping to weed the farm, scaring birds from the rice field and harvesting cocoa from my father’s farm. Thanks to the Child Protection Club for ensuring that I returned to school. Hopefully, I can realize my dream of becoming a mechanical engineer in future.”
"Before the women economic empowerment training organized by ICI, I was jobless for seven years."
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