Our Environmental Committee led by Dan Warren and Greater Fort Lauderdale Sister Cities International has initiated several wonderful projects in Agogo. Ghana. These projects have been supported by Citrix and One Village Planet. In, 2008, Citrix has been awarded a major award by Microsoft in recognition for their efforts in Agogo Ghana. Chief Nana Akuoko Sarpong , Citrix and its partnership with Fort Lauderdale Sister Cities will be recognized. All of us in Fort Lauderdale have taken great pride in this award.
We can proudly report that the projects initiated by Greater Fort Lauderdale Sister Cities in Agogo, Ghana continue to have a great impact in the community:
The IT center is operating daily with increased local business and school participation.
The Honey Project is increasing production and membership.The Fish farm achieved its first harvest and an additional pond was constructed.
The tree seedling nursery was expanded.
A water management project began with the construction of two dams to retain water for the coming dry season.
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