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Over 1 million vulnerable Ethiopians received humanitarian aid in 2019 – IOM

The United Nation migration agency on Friday disclosed that it has provided humanitarian assistance to more than one million vulnerable Ethiopians in 2019. ...

CWSA takes lead to improve on rural water coverage

Just about 11 years to go, the Community Water and Sanitation Agency (CWSA) has introduced a new technology to improve on rural water coverage...

Seven communities present action plans to Wa Municipal Assembly

Seven communities in Wa Municipality have presented separate action plans to the Municipal Assembly for consideration at a stakeholder engagement forum for consideration and...

GWCL staff urged to develop a new mindset to improve performance

Dr Clifford Braimah, the Managing Director of Ghana Water Company Limited (GWCL), has called on staff of the Company to develop a new mindset...
Paramount Chief of the Kpalime Traditional Area, Togbega Atikpladza Agbi Yao VIII.

Kpalime Paramount Chief appeals to govt to address development challenges

The paramount chief of the Kpalime Traditional Area, Togbega Atikpladza Agbi Yao VIII, has appealed to government to help address the longstanding challenges in...
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WASH stakeholders advocate changing rooms and free pads for girls

Practitioners in the Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Sector conference have advocated for changing rooms in schools to enable the girl-child have some convenience...

Veep applauds CONIWAS for improving WASH sector in Ghana

The Vice President, Alhaji Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, has re-echoed the government’s commitment of working closely with the relevant key stakeholders to help address the...

Committee inspects water treatment facilities in Ashanti Region

The Parliamentary Select Committee on Works and Housing, has inspected water treatment plants in the Ashanti Region, and called for good maintenance culture for...

Ghana’s water and sanitation policies yet to be sufficiently aligned with SDGs

The Coalition of NGO’s in the Water and Sanitation Sector (CONIWAS), has called for the redoubling of efforts to achieve the water and sanitation...
Accra floods

WASH facilities can save flood victims- Stakeholders

Stakeholders implementing water, sanitation and hygiene interventions in disaster prone communities (WASH DPC) in the Upper East Region, have said WASH facilities were resilient...

Sawla-Tuna-Kalba Assembly renovates classroom blocks

The Sawla-Tuna-Kalba District Assembly in the Savannah Region has instituted a programme to renovate old and dilapidated schools and those ripped off by storms...

G/R: CWSA poises to supply safe drinking water to 435,000 people

Over 435,000 people in over 168 communities in the Greater Accra will soon have access to safe drinking water. Currently, Community Water and Sanitation Agency...

Ghana government tasked to double-up efforts to achieve SDG 6

Ghana as a country has been challenged to double up efforts in order to achieve the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 6 which requires that...
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Ghana government to put water, sanitation facilities in all basic schools

The government of Ghana has tasked its contractors to include basic sanitation and clean water facilities in all new basic schools under construction in...
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Pencils of Promise to supply 1,600 electronic readers to 20 basic schools

Mr Freeman Gobah, Country Director, Pencils of Promise (PoP), has said the Non Governmental Organization would soon supply 1,600 electronic readers to 20 basic...
Tongor Ahoe appeals for potable water

Tongor Ahoe Residents need Potable Water

The chiefs and people of Tongor Ahoe in the South Dayi District of the Volta region have appealed to the Volta River Authority Resettlement...
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RAHE Ghana advocates for reusable pads for adolescent girls

Reproductive Advocacy Health Education (RAHE) Ghana a Non-Governmental Organization has proposed for an introduction of reusable pads for adolescents girls to, as part of...
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Nangun residents request for safe drinking water

The Chief and people of Nangun, a community in the Karaga District of the Northern Region, have appealed to the government to provide them...
Dirty Water

Residents of Pwalugu are Exposed to Water Borne Diseases

The fate of residents of Pwalugu is endangered as they are exposed to water borne diseases for lack of access to good sources of...
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CONIWAS Advises government to give more resources to water sector

Ghana Coalition of NGOs in Water and Sanitation (CONIWAS) has called on government to increase financial allocation to drinking water supply to ensure equity...
Water Filter Outreach Work Ghana

Salomey Volunteers Group Supports Kwahu Communities with Water Filters

The Salomey Volunteers Group (SVG), a non- governmental organization, has donated over 4,000 water filters to deprived communities in the Kwahu area. The beneficiary communities...
World At Night

Viewpoint: The Urgent Need for a New Paradigm in Africa

Re-posted from africanagenda.net Below are excerpts from a useful presentation that provides an overview on crucial areas of development in Africa. It echoes many ...
Female Farmers

Dry spell brings good tidings to savvy Kenyan farmers

For the last three months, a dry spell has swept across Kenya leading to scarcity of water, food, and livestock pasture. In both urban and...
Community Water and Sanitation Agency (CWSA)

U/WR Community Water and Sanitation Devoted to Delivering on Their Mandate

The Community Water and Sanitation Agency (CWSA) in Upper West has expressed its commitment to deliver on its mandate of ensuring access to potable...
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Duraplast Provides Gbewaa Palace with Water Tanks

Duraplast Limited, manufacturer of uPVC and HPDE pipes, has donated two water tanks to the Gbewaa Palace at Yendi to store enough water to...
NGO Donation

Pong-Tamale SHS Receive Donation of WASH Items

Community Legacy Initiative Programme (CLIP), a non-governmental organization (NGO), has donated water storage facilities and waste bins to Pong-Tamale Senior High School (SHS) to...

Namibia lifts ban on timber harvesting

Namibia's Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry Thursday announced that it has lifted the ban on timber harvesting. According to the...
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Philanthropists Donates Water Pump Machines to Seven Communities

Mr Mbawuni Bakutoma, a Member of the Atlanta Chapter of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the United States of America (USA), has presented...
World Vision

WVI-G promotes water and sanitation to communities

The Sekyere East Cluster of the World Vision International - Ghana (WVI-G) has handed over water and sanitation facilities to some communities in the...
WASH Budget

Government advised to devote more funds to sanitation and water

The Coalition of NGOs in Water and Sanitation (CONIWAS) has called on the government to increase budgetary allocation towards Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)...