Social Norms Advocacy Campaign on ODF Launched

Efforts by key stakeholders in the WASH Sector towards the attainment of Open Defecation Free (ODF) status in Ghana has received a major boost with the launch on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 of the Social Norms Advocacy Campaign. The programme dubbed “Ghana Goes ODF” has the theme Changing Our Attitudes for a Clean and Healthy […]

National Chief Imam Honoured with plaque and citation.

The National Chief Imam, Sheik (Dr.) Osmanu Nuhu Shaributu, has been presented with a plaque and a citation to go with as the Chief Patron of Sanitation and Water. The presentation of the plaque as a mark of honour and distinction to the Chief Imam was made by the Minister for sanitation and water resources […]

7th International Conference on Climate Change and Population Opens in Accra

The Minister for Sanitation and Water Resources Hon. Cecilia Abena Dapaah today opened the 7th International Conference on Climate change and Population at the Conference Hall of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly. The Theme for the Conference which will last for the next three days is Transforming Cities Resilient to Climate Change. The Conference brought together […]

Tour to GAMA has been quite Successful – Hon. Cecilia Abena Dapaah. Minister for Sanitation and Water Resources Ends GAMA Tour (Press Release)

The Minister for Sanitation and Water Resources Hon. Cecilia Abena Dapaah has disclosed that her tour to the Metropolitan and Municipal Assemblies within the Greater Accra Metropolitan Area (GAMA) has been very successful and rewarding. The Sector Minister said this when she spoke to the media after the last leg of her tour to Ga […]

Enforce Sanitation By-laws on Sanitation – Sanitation Minister

The Minister for Sanitation and Water Resources Hon. Cecilia Abena Dapaah has urged the Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives to enforce the by-laws on sanitation in order to keep the country clean she said the country can also be cleaned if the Assemblies without fear or favor apply the laws to the letter. Mrs. […]

Chinese Government Supports Ghana with Boreholes

The Government’s vision to extend safe and portable water supply to all parts of the country is yielding positive results. The major boost to this programme was the commissioning of one such borehole at Suhum in the Eastern Region to mark the construction of 1,000 boreholes. The Minister for Sanitation and Water Resources Hon. Cecilia […]