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Portia Dery is a Novelist/Short story writer/Poet/Lyricist/blogger…writing is her life. She is also social entrepreneur with focus on youth development and writing activities. Portia works as a Community Development Worker in rural communities in Tamale-Ghana.
She has turned her passion and love for writing into a social entrepreneurial venture with the aim sparking up interest in reading and writing among African youth.

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Project Overview

The African youth writers organization project

The African Youth Organization-AYWO is an innovative project that is challenging the publishing , marketing and distribution literature markets/system in Africa. We see no reason why African literature cannot be published, marketed and sold very well in Africa . We know and understand the challenges that is why AYWO has a bold solution..we are tacking the root problems one at a time with our 4 phase strategic model.

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