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Global Solvers Co-Lab 2024

Launched in 2018, this initiative is part of the Melton Foundation's commitment to fostering global citizenship, collaborative action, and driving impactful change. The Global Solvers Co-Lab 2024, is a transformative experience where emerging leaders from diverse sectors and geographies gather to co-create meaningful solutions for advancing Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Save the Date: The Co-Lab is happening soon! 22 – 28 July 2024 in Accra, Ghana!

The Co-Lab is a unique space where SDG practitioners worldwide immerse themselves in intensive collaboration over seven days, learning, growing, and co-creating actionable pathways toward sustainable development at scale.

Participants of the Global Solvers Accelerator, subject matter advisors, and project partners come together in person to explore a wide range of topics. During the Co-Lab week, we will be tackling a combination of the following thematic areas: transformative change, well-being & mindfulness, resilience, and social innovation among others. Through interactive sessions, collaboration spaces, and hands-on activities, participants gain valuable insights, build networks for impact, and develop actionable pathways for advancing sustainable development at scale.

A Glimpse Into the Co-Lab 2024

Save the Date: 22 - 28 July 2024 in Accra, Ghana 

The Global Solvers Co-Lab 2024, a week-long in-person retreat shaping up from 22-28 July in Accra, Ghana, is open for collaborations! A transformative space where diverse participants collaborate to address global challenges, gain insights, and drive impactful change, is soon unfolding in Accra, Ghana!

  • Engaging Workshops: Dive deep into cooperative leadership skills, intersectionality, self-management, decolonization, and social transformation.
  • Collaborative Sessions: Collaborate with fellow participants to address pressing global challenges and develop innovative solutions.
  • Expert Guidance: Gain valuable insights from global experts, mentors, and cooperation partners.
  • Project Visits: Explore local projects and initiatives making a positive impact in Ghana.
  • Networking Opportunities: Connect with a diverse group of change-makers, including participants from the Global Solvers Accelerator, local partners, and Melton Foundation global and local hub partners.

At the Global Solvers Co-Lab 2024, we convene to deeply understand each other’s projects, activate as resources for one another, and add value by contributing localized insights. Through interactive sessions and site visits, we create intimate spaces for critical analysis and emphasize our global impact as a community.

Learn more about the Global Solvers Accelerator!

By joining the program, participants stand to gain valuable competencies and insights, both from mentors and peers, and experience the in-person Co-Lab in July!

About the Organizers

The Global Solvers Co-Lab 2024 is organized by the Ernst-Abbe-Stiftung, the Melton Foundation and Ashesi University College - here's a little more about our work.

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