TedX Accra Speaker: Meet Elizabeth Akua-Nyarko Patterson

Elizabeth Akua-Nyarko Patterson is the founder and executive director of the Girls education initiative of Ghana, GEIG. GEIG’s mission is to provide academic and financial support for girls including applicants with special needs, so they may access secondary, higher education, and professional opportunities. Ms. Patterson holds an MPA from NYU Wagner School of Public Service where she specialized in […]

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In recent times, there’s been the call for Africans in the Diaspora to contribute toward the development of the continent and not leave it solely at the doorstep of the Western world and its development partners. Elizabeth Akua-Nyarko  Patterson, the founder and executive director of Girls Education Initiative of Ghana (GEIG), agrees with this call […]