Creating a world of opportunity
Making Change Possible
By 2018, we aim to have:
What You Can Do
You can take part in changing the lives of hundreds of thousands of people throughout Africa while getting accredited for your hard work
Challenges Worldwide ICS
We offer young people the chance to play a key role in reducing poverty in some of the world’s poorest countries. Our volunteers work with growing businesses across Africa. We want to make sure that everyone can earn a decent living.
Building a strong economy is the best way to address poverty. We do this by helping businesses to grow. Company growth creates jobs and a secure income for people living in the city. This also helps farmers who depend upon urban businesses to process, package and sell their goods. Earning your own money is the first step towards reducing the need for aid helps sustainable development.
If you are interested in joining Challenges Worldwide ICS please follow the link below!
Our programme is funded by the UK Government, so you don’t need cash to take part!
The latest news from all of our programmes, publications and volunteers
Since 2014, Challenges Worldwide has provided over 80 days of onsite support to 120 enterprises in Ghana alone. Here are just a few of the products from some of the enterprises we are continuing to engage with as they grow. It is our long-term aim to connect these and future enterprises to quality opportunities for […]
By Rosie Coleman The New Year is always a time for reflection. Having now been back in the UK for just under three weeks, this particular New Year has inevitably provided the perfect headspace to reflect on my three months in Ghana and is a good time to think about what the UK can learn […]
By Dory Mcintosh A December anniversary! Seven years ago I wrote a blog from COP 15 – the Copenhagen Climate Change summit – and described the peaks and troughs of that gathering. The peaks included the buzz of hope, the sense of a time come, and the possibility of action after so many years. The […]
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