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News Feature: Roundtable Discussion

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan visited Patrick Henry Elementary School on Feb. 25, 2015 in Alexandria, VA to take part in a roundtable discussion on the importance of early learning. Secretary Duncan was joined by many Education dignitaries. Eby Aka was honored to take part in the discussion. (more…)

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John Harrison

U.S. University Coordinator, Global Caravan John Harrison, a native of Westchester, New York, is currently a member of the class of 2016 at Georgetown University. Having a charitable mind-set since an early age, John organized the donation of over a thousand pairs of shoes to numerous children in Tanzania during his tenure at Bronxville HIgh School. He spent his freshman year at Georgetown rowing for their Division 1 lightweight crew team, refining

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Geraldine Adiku

Global Caravan welcomes Geraldine Adiku as Associate Director for Public Relations. A short bio from Geraldine: For as long as I can remember, helping others has given me a sense of purpose. During my school days, I helped classmates who did not understand lessons taught in class. My ambition is to become a teacher and help students grasp concepts which will assist them not just in the classroom but for life. I am a passionate and a fun-loving person.

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Reza Rafi, MBA

Director of Finance, Global Caravan STEM Program Mr. Rafi started his professional life as credit manager at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Tehran.  His expertise and education lead him to work for a regional CPA firm in Falls Church, Virginia. After several years of audits of nonprofit and federal agencies, he joined AARP as the Manager of Finance and Administration of Senior Environmental Employment program.  He then helped co-found the National

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Hervé Kouadio

  Board Member Public Relations Francophone Africa - Europe Ambassador for Organization Advancement Hervé Kouadio is manager of an audit firm focused in Africa covering mainly west and central Africa. French CPA by training, Herve holds an MBA degree in Finance with 13 years experience in audit and advisory services. Prior to his consultant career, Herve has 6 year teaching accounting and finance in France and Cote d’Ivoire.Native of Cote

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Shakeel Gil joins GC to expand international relations

Global Caravan welcomes Shakeel Gil as a Senior Officer and Director for Organizational Advancement and International Relations Network. Gil will help develop Global Caravan's fundraising efforts and expand their reach in the international community. To read his bio, click here: http://globalcaravan.org/?p=410 

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GC Board meets to discuss key strategies

Global Caravan's board convened this week to develop key focus and strategy. GC's U.S. members welcomed Dr. Raoul Kouassi, Senior Advisor and Director of Global Caravan in West Africa, to collaborate on details of the implementation of our vision to build schools in impoverished villages in West African countries such as Cote d'Ivoire and Ghana. Visit our media page to see photos from the meeting. 

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Gilberto Rosado

Gilberto Rosado, P.E., LEED AP Board Member, Senior Infrastructure Adviser   Global Caravan welcomes Mr. Gilberto "Gil" Rosado as board member and senior infrastructure adviser. Mr. Rosado has approximately 14 years of Infrastructure Engineering experience including Civil Engineering, Transportation Infrastructure and Institutional Facilities. Mr. Rosado has a particular interest in developing sustainable facilities in Developing Countries

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Global Caravan creates Ambassadors Alliance for Education in Africa

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia. Global Caravan announced Wednesday that it has begun organization of The Ambassadors Alliance for Education in Africa, a cooperative of diplomats to support the construction of lending libraries in African countries. The Alliance is created to engage African ambassadors abroad and ambassadors of other countries in the Global Caravan effort. Members of the Alliance will help build a broad fundraising and advisory network. Eby

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Children need help

Children need help. We believe that access to books and education is the first step toward equipping these children to rise above their circumstances and develop their God-given talents and abilities.

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