Odoben & Ahwiam Villages, Ghana
Partner: Compassion International: 20
Compassion International and Widow Connection brought widows from Anhwiam and Odoben villages together to participate in the widows` project to empower them with sewing livelihood skills. Twenty participants were selected from a list of over 100 widows from Odoben and over 30 from Anhwiam.
After graduation, the twenty sewing machines that had been purchased for each of the trainees were handed over to the widows after undergoing the training successfully in addition to two sets of tailoring tools and hand washing sinks.