While the world powers battle it out in Copenhagen over who should commit what to combating climate change, the poorer countries yet again are objecting to being both unequally affected, and unfairly pressed to reduce their carbon footprint.
While people in Britain continued to contemplate the length and depth of this year’s winter and when it will ever finish, the Divine Directors escaped to the sun, making the annual pilgrimage to Ghana for our board meeting.
The outgoing President Mr Paul CK Buah, and the outgoing National Executive Committee were leaving Kuapa Kokoo in a considerably better position then they had inherited, they had worked hard and well together.
In many ways the Divine spirit is very like the Olympic spirit - a little player, succeeding against the odds, and winning hearts and changing minds. So I've been thinking about which Olympian best exemplifies the Divine spirit?
The Kuapa Kokoo AGM, where representatives from every farming district gather to report and vote on the co-operative's plans, is always an inspiring event. Sophi reports back on a powerful example of democracy in action.
As a Schwab Social Enterpreneur of the Year, Divine CEO Sophi Tranchell was invited to join the world leading policy makers, academics, and business people at the World Economic Forum at Davos this year