Water and Solar Energy Projects

by Omar Tanti

Through a multi borehole system deep drinking water was made available to the HopeXchange Medical Center. In Ghana, the lack of clean drinking water and adequate sanitation systems constitutes a severe public health concern, with waterborne contaminants accounting for more than 50% of all diseases in the country. Water borne disease, sanitation and energy are…



President Atta Mills of Ghana praises HopeXchange Medical Center as a shining example of International collaboration

by niumalta

HopeXchange delegation met the President John Atta Mills and the Minister of Health Dr. Benjamin Kunbuor at the castle. President Atta Mills praised the HopeXchange Medical Center, as a unique collaborative effort of top-ranking local and international experts and institutions that will work together to address major health needs in Ghana and Sub-Saharan Africa. The…



BIO-GAS System Project

by Omar Tanti

A BIO-GAS system, a means to eliminate organic waste and produces bio-gass fuel has been installed at the HopeXchange Medical Center. This system reduces the dependence from expensive and polluting energy sources Bio-gas is a byproduct of the decomposition of organic matter by anaerobic bacteria. Organic waste is put into a sealed underground container called…



Meeting with the Former President John Kufuor and the King of Ashanti (Asantehene)

by Omar Tanti

During their recent visit to Ghana, Mario Cappello and Prof. Riccardo Masetti had two private meetings with the Former President of Ghana John Kufuor and the King of the Ashanti region, Asantehene Osei Tutu II, respectively. During both of these meetings, Mr. Cappello and Prof. Masetti had the opportunity to share extensively about the progress…



Exxonmobil donates US$1,000,000 towards a leading edge malaria diagnostic laboratory at the HopeXchange Medical Center

by Omar Tanti

As part of its continued effort to combat the devastating impact of malaria on populations in sub-Saharan Africa, the ExxonMobil Foundation donated 1 Million US Dollars to establish a malaria diagnostic laboratory for the HopeXchange Medical Center at its health facility in Kumasi, Ghana. ExxonMobil’s contribution will provide HopeXchange, an institution dedicated to malaria prevention…



IAEA (International Atomic Energy Agency) joins in Fight Against Cancer

by Omar Tanti

IAEA’s PACT Announces New Partnership IAEA Joins With Breast Health Global Initiative in Fight Against Cancer The IAEA’s Programme of Action for Cancer Therapy (PACT) and the Breast Health Global Initiative (BHGI) have agreed to join forces in the fight against cancer in the developing world. “Together, our organizations will be able to maximize results…