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http://mahamab.blogspot.com/
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Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology
What are your interests and areas of expertise in international relations?
Democracy, Development, Diplomacy, Economy, Education, Environment, Ethics, Food, Globalization, Governance, Health, Human Rights, Innovation, Justice, Migration, Peace, Poverty, Science, Security, Sustainability, War, Youth
Tell everyone a little about yourself and what you hope to gain from the Global Ethics Network.
I am a final year medical student at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology who is interested in international politics because the world is a global village whether we realize it or not. I believe in the power of the collective resolve of all nations to make this world better for not just the child in Seoul but also the pregnant woman in Kumasi. I hope to learn and share my views on topical issues on the Global Ethics Network

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Is it important to live in a democracy?

Posted on August 23, 2018 at 6:09pm 0 Comments

In the last election in Ghana, I stayed up all night glued to the television as ballot papers were counted and compiled. The excitement that heralded the announcement of the election result was palpable in my town and in every corner groups of people huddled together to discuss the possible outcome. When the results were finally announced, I was awed when I found out that the candidate I had cast my vote for was victorious. I paused to think about what had just happened; my single vote had…

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