26 July 2016

Supporting DAP

Below are institutions, departments, and organisations that have during the past and present contributed their time, resources, and talent to make the Digitizing Africa Project a successful initiative. This project has been active continuously since October 2014

1024px-LUwithShield-CMYK.svg College of Arts and Sciences, Lehigh University As Lehigh’s largest and most diverse college, they are home to the social sciences, arts, humanities, and natural sciences. With 1,658 undergraduate students, 375 graduate students, 248 full-time faculty and 93 professional staff, they are comparable in size and offer the intimacy of a liberal arts college, yet benefit from the resources of a tier-1 research university. Their faculty are accomplished scholars, artists, and writers, recognized nationally and internationally as leaders in their fields, who share a commitment to integration of teaching and scholarship into innovative, dynamic curricula set in an intellectually stimulating environment.
1024px-LUwithShield-CMYK.svg Council for Equity and Community, Lehigh University The Council for Equity and Community is a committee of Lehigh faculty, staff and students committed to serving as a campus resource and agent of cultural change. They encourage constructive dialogue and work toward building community at Lehigh.
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GMA Global Media Alliance, Ghana Founded in South Africa in 1998 and later moved to Ghana in 2001, GMA has established itself as a leader in the Public Relations, Event Management, Media and Entertainment industries with unsurpassed innovation and strategic relationships.

Known as trailblazers, GMA introduced new concepts to the Ghanaian public such as the first international multiplex cinema, a lifestyle store and a full service broadcasting wing; Global Media Alliance Broadcasting Company (GMABC), comprising three radio channels and a free-to-air television channel with superior programming.

knust Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology is a national university in Kumasi, Ashanti, Ghana. It is the largest public university established in the country as well as the largest university in the Kumasi Metropolis and Ashanti region. The university succeeded the Kumasi College of Technology which was established the Government. The Kumasi College of Technology was transformed into the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology by an Act of Parliament.
MatrixDesigns Matrix Designs, Ghana Matrix Designs is a provider of Integrated Digital Marketing (IDM) Services comprising of Website Design and Development, Social Media Marketing Management and Software and App Development. The company has been in its inception stage for a little over a decade, building its experience and expertise in delivering software and web development, online community management and social media services.

Matrix Designs also offers consulting and training services in the areas of social media management and content management systems targeted at developing brands. We consider ourselves to be “The People Behind the Social Evolution of Your Brand”!

Microsoft Microsoft Kenya Microsoft Corporation is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Redmond, Washington, that develops, manufactures, licenses, supports and sells computer software, consumer electronics and personal computers and services. Its best known software products are the Microsoft Windows line of operating systems, Microsoft Office office suite, and Internet Explorer and Edge web browsers.
d71d01_f66f393256e54e61bc504d6ac2b78b62 National Society of Black Engineers, Ghana The National Society of Black Engineers – Ghana was founded in 1998 at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology after the second International Conference. It is the largest student-run organization in Ghana with core activities centered on improving the recruitment and retention of Ghanaian engineers in both academia and industry. It provides opportunities for personal and professional success and remains unmatched.
1024px-LUwithShield-CMYK.svg Office of Admissions and Financial Aid, Lehigh University Office of Admissions provides opportunities to individuals who are seeking to enrich themselves in higher education. The office is responsible to evaluate and admit candidates for undergraduate education at Lehigh University.
1024px-LUwithShield-CMYK.svg Office of Interdisciplinary Programs, Lehigh University The office provides administrative support to the many exciting interdisciplinary units in the College of Arts and Science. Among our many responsibilities, we maintain records, assist students and faculty, and coordinate dozens of events each semester.
OMA Office of Multicultural Affairs, Lehigh University At Lehigh, multiculturalism is about recognizing, accepting and celebrating differences within our campus and surrounding communities. OMA believes that by providing a space for students to explore their multiple identities and learn about the backgrounds and experiences of others, we can all create a culture of inclusion and equity here on campus and beyond.
1024px-LUwithShield-CMYK.svg Office of Student Affairs, Lehigh University The Office of Student Affairs is comprised of a group of dedicated and highly-trained professionals who, along with the faculty, are passionate about and committed to supporting, guiding, challenging, partnering with, and assisting the students of Lehigh.
Seal Office of the President, Lehigh University Office of the President provides leadership for the university in its long-term and short term operations. The President provides leadership and coordination of the strategic plan and ensuring the university follows its academic mission.
1024px-LUwithShield-CMYK.svg Program of Africana Studies, Lehigh University The purpose of the Africana Studies Program is to engender in Lehigh students an intellectual appreciation of the life and culture of people of African descent worldwide, especially in the United States, thereby enriching the Lehigh curriculum and increasing the relevance of a Lehigh education to a culturally diverse society and world. In the best tradition of a liberal arts education, Africana Studies expands all Lehigh students’ critical understanding of their own heritage in interaction with other cultures. Lehigh’s Africana Studies program is interdisciplinary in orientation providing wide ranging foci and research interests.
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The University of Ghana is the oldest and largest of the thirteen Ghanaian universities and tertiary institutions. It was founded in 1948 as the University College of the Gold Coast, and was originally an affiliate college of the University of London, which supervised its academic programmes and awarded degrees. It gained full university status in 1961, and now has nearly 40,000 students. The original emphasis was on the liberal arts, social sciences, basic science, agriculture, and medicine, but (partly as the result of a national educational reform programme) the curriculum was expanded to provide more technology-based and vocational courses and postgraduate training.
Vodafone Vodafone Ghana
Vodafone Ghana, formerly Ghana Telecom, is the national telecommunications company of Ghana. In 2006, it had around 400,000 customers for fixed and mobile telephony and Internet services.
yfm YFM Ghana YFM is the number 1 urban youth station. Broadcasting across the golden triangle of Accra, Kumasi and Takoradi in Ghana, it provides the best in entertainment, music, interviews and personalities. YFM break the new music first and unearths Ghana’s new talent.