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MOLE XXXIII Conference participants urge gov’t to expedite action on sanitation authority, sanitation fund

Participants in the 2022 MOLE Water, Sanitation, an Hygiene (WASH) Conference have urged the government of Ghana to expedite action on setting up the promised  National Sanitation Authority (NSA) and Sanitation Fund to drive the country’s Sanitation agenda. In a communiqué at the end of the five-day MOLE XXXIII Conference, organized by the Coalition of […]

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CONIWAS, ESPA committed to driving Ghana’s SDGs WASH agenda

The Environmental Service Providers Association (ESPA) and the Coalition of NGOs in Water and Sanitation (CONIWAS) have signalled their strong commitment to collaborate in driving Ghana’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) agenda on Water Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH). in a solidarity message message at the opening of the 2022 MOLE conference underway in Elmina, Joseph Siaw […]

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MOLE XXXIII Conference underway in Elmina

The 2022 MOLE Conference, the largest gathering of the Water Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH) sector opened at the Elmina Beach Resort on Monday. The conference organized by The Coalition of Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) in Water and Sanitation (CONIWAS), is under the theme: Ghana’s Commitment To Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Connecting Systems To Bridge Service […]

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Ghana needs  2 bln USD capital investments to achieve SDG on universal sanitation coverage: minister

Ghana is estimated to require at least  2 billion U.S.dollars in capital investments to achieve the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) on universal sanitation coverage, said a deputy minister disclosed. Amidu Isahaku Chinnia, Deputy Minister for Sanitation and Water Resources, said this in his keynote address at the annual national conference of the water, sanitation, and […]

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Feature: Ghana employs subsidies, innovative financing to progress on sanitation SDGs

   According to the the Joint Monitoring Platform (JMP) of the World Health Organization and the United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF),  Ghana’s sanitation coverage at 25 percent, which is 12 percentage points higher than the 13 percent recorded in 2015.    Low, as the coverage might still be, the change of about 12 percentage […]

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Ghana WASH Journalists Network (GWJN) National Delegates Training Workshop

  Ghana WASH Journalists Network (GWJN) National Delegates Training Workshop at Forest Hotel, Dodowa Ing. Godfred Fiifi Boadi, a Public Health Engineer at the Ministry of Sanitation and Water Resources speaking during the GWJN National Delegates Training Workshop. Godfred Fiifi Boadi gave the overview of the sanitation situation in Ghana based on the 2021 Population […]

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Stakeholders  crown new child sanitation diplomat to boost Ghana’s campaign

  The 2022 Schools Sanitation Solutions (SSS) contest ended here on Sunday night with the crowing of  a new Child Sanitation Diplomat to carry on the advocacy towards achieving Ghana’s sanitation targets under the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Maame Akua Ohenewa Gyima, 11-year old first-year Junior high school pupil from the Dawhenya Methodist Basic School, […]