Expansion of Training Center

Entrepreneurship is a major driver of economies. Its role in lifting people out of poverty and shaping societies cannot be overemphasized. In rural Ghana where there’s little absorption of people by the formal sector, entrepreneurship is ... » Details


Putting smiles on the faces of vulnerable children has always been BRAVEAURORA’S priority. BRAVEAURORA has supported these kids for so many years now-- this year is not an exception. It’s yet again the beginning of the academic year and ... » Details

Sensitisation Meeting in West Mamprusi District

In line with BA's objective to support institutionalized children enjoy appropriate parental and family care, together with the Department of Social Welfare, a sensitisation meeting was organised for former owners of orphanages in the West Mamprusi ... » Details

Meeting with UNICEF

Child Protection Specialists from UNICEF paid a monitoring visit to BA's onsite team to discuss findings so far from the post-reunificafion assessment. They engaged the team on the findings from the field and the challenges encountered during the ... » Details

Sensitisation Workshop for Stakeholders

To set the ball rolling on Unicef's funded Social History and Post-reunification Stories of Children, BA in collaboration with the Department of Social Welfare organised a one-day sensitisation Workshop for stakeholders in child protection. The ... » Details

Guabuliga – Open Spaces of Everyday Life; 4-year research project completed

The doctoral thesis ‘Guabuliga – Open Spaces of Everyday Life’ examines the village of Guabuliga in northern Ghana / West Africa, its history, the way of life of its inhabitants, the open spaces they create and its sustainable ... » Details


The carpenters, bakers and weavers practiced for several weeks towards their exam. In Guabuliga, you could smell the aroma of bread and the loud sounds of hammers and saws were early to hear. » Details

Celebrating 9 years of development intervention

Two weeks ago, the BRAVEAURORA Board, the Strobl Family and an Austrian film team arrived in Guabuliga. Clemens Strobl is one of the most important donors of BRAVEAURORA. To honour the special guests, the Chief and people of Guabuliga organized a ... » Details

The Young Ambassadors Programme (YAP); Volunteers appreciated

After successful training and selection of volunteers for the Young Ambassadors Programme (YAP) in 2014 (the YAP-Volunteers consist of six parents and six Orphans and Vulnerable Children(OVC), they were given the mandate to create awareness on the ... » Details

BRAVEAURORA Donates to Guabuliga Clinic

In BRAVEAURORA’s work to trigger and sustain holistic community development, several facets of community needs are considered. It is fact, that a healthy population is an essential barometer for a developed community. » Details

Summary of major outcomes of BRAVEAUROA Projects - Q1 2016

BRAVEAURORA wants and has a great impact. The numbers of the current report for the first quarter 2016 clearly show it. In 2015 BRAVEAURORA has developed a tool to track results. With it we continuously have an overview of how many people we reach ... » Details

2. round microcredits

In 2015 the village people from Guabuliga had again the chance to be creative, write down their ideas and create business plans. Now Guabuliga goes into the 2. microcredit round! We hope for your support! » Details

Strengthening BRAVEAURORA in Austria

Anita Leutgeb started in the BRAVEAURORA Team in Austria with a project trip to Ghana. In the future Anita will be responsible for the whole project coordination in Austria. We are happy that Antia will support us with her long-time experience in ... » Details

New project manager in Ghana

Saibu Mutaru, who has managed our projects in Guabuliga for the last two years, is leaving the team. Our new project manager in Ghana is called Abdul-Rahman Gbana Idrissu. We wish Saibu all the best for his Doctor studies in South Africa and warmly ... » Details

Graduation Trainees 2015

In Guabuliga the year 2015 ended with a graduation celebration for 60 people who participated in the trainings of the Guabuliga Vocational Training Centre intensively for the last year. » Details

Charity Concert "Singers 4 Christmas"

As in the year before, the music school Weiz again organized the charity concert “Singers 4 Christmas”. Thanks to the singers a nice Christmas celebration with hot spiced wine and gingerbread cake took place and donations for BRAVEAURORA ... » Details

Cooperation Development Days 2015

From 5th to 6th November 2015 the University of Applied Sciences in Upper Austria organized the „Days of Development Cooperation“, where also BRAVEAURORA was present. » Details

Batik tie and dye workshop succeeded

The trainees have finished their special batik tie and dye training! We congratulate the participants for their training and formation and wish them all the best for their proficiency examinations in autumn which will be held by the National ... » Details

Winner of Eduard Ploier Award 2015

BRAVEAURORA wins the Eduard Ploier award 2015! We are very happy about this special award. » Details

Succesful symposium!

Our symposium with the topic Who is helping whom? Volunteering in the area of development cooperation: Trends, risks, potentials was a big success. » Details

YAP-project extended successfully!

For a few months now the membes of the YAP-comitee (Young Ambassador Program) have been visiting different villages in the West Mamprusi District with their messages. The events are visited very well, information and knowledge is exchanged and the ... » Details

Winner of Neptun Water Award 2015!

BRAVEAURORA and project partner "[applied] Foreign Affairs der Universität für Angewandte Kunst Wien" win Neptun Water Award 2015 in the category "Water Global" - we are very happy about the award! » Details

English Homepage

We are happy to announce that we now also have our homepage in the English language! » Details