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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”

Hygiene

Training community leadership on achieving ODF status in Central Region

Thursday and Friday (November 15-16th), GWASH’s CLTS coordinator lead a training for natural leaders, district assembly health assistants, and school teachers on achieving community open defecation-free (ODF) status. While the training focused on the project’s targeted communities for community-led total sanitation (CLTS) in Awutu Senya, Central Region, it also included participants from surrounding communities. Through . . . → Read More: Training community leadership on achieving ODF status in Central Region