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Events

USAID officially ends three of its funded projects in Accra

JDM_PHOTO OF AVRIL & USAMBASSADOR

“I am very satisfied when I see women and children with improved health…the work does not end here. We shall continue to combine the idealism of the Americans and the talents of the Ghanaians to improve health and well being.” Those were the words of the United States of America’s Ambassador to Ghana, Mr. Gene . . . → Read More: USAID officially ends three of its funded projects in Accra

Media

59 household latrines and two institutional latrines completed in Sefwi Nkonya, Western Region

Samuel Owusu family, Sefwi Nkonya Beneficiary

Vincent Dorkor family, Sefwi Nkonya Beneficiary

Fifty-nine household latrines have been completed in Sefwi Nkonya, in the Sefwi Wiaso district of Western Region. This leaves the number of latrines to be completed in the district to 35 (in the community of Sefwi Bonwire), with 341 in the entire region.

Richard Boateng, sanitation field officer . . . → Read More: 59 household latrines and two institutional latrines completed in Sefwi Nkonya, Western Region

Hygiene

In Volta Region, local stories show real project impacts

EDSAM_VincentDarkey-Mensah leads discussion

On Wednesday, December 18, Ghana WASH Project staff and local NGO project partner EDSAM met for a daylong quarterly meeting to present progress on activities and to discuss challenges. During the meeting, Vincent Darkey-Mensah, Executive Director of EDSAM, presented two experiences from communities in Volta Region, where the LNGO works on behalf of GWASH to . . . → Read More: In Volta Region, local stories show real project impacts

Capacity Building

In East Akim, community residents mark World Toilet Day with durbar and “world’s longest toilet queue”

Community residents and leaders from 20 communities from around East Akim Municipality gathered at Aboabo community to mark World Toilet Day. Every year on Tuesday, 19th November marks World Toilet Day worldwide. The Ghana WASH Project, with support from the East Akim Municipal Assembly, organized a durbar to celebrate the day. The event brought . . . → Read More: In East Akim, community residents mark World Toilet Day with durbar and “world’s longest toilet queue”