Published on: 25/03/2014
Triple-S Ghana leader Mrs Vida Affum Duti presented a paper entitled 'Islands of success—Policy to practice' during the 6th RWSN Forum in Kampala. Duti shared insights on the steps taken so far by WASH sector actors to facilitate the change process in Ghana's rural domestic water sector.
Increasing coverage in rural water supply entails improving the quality and sustainability of services.
The paper outlines how the need for change in Ghana’s water sector was triggered by the realisation that increasing coverage in rural water supply entails improving the quality and sustainability of services being provided.
IRC International Water and Sanitation Centre, in collaboration with the Community Water and Sanitation Agency (CWSA) of Ghana, is working together to increase awareness on the challenges faced by service providers in making rural water supply sustainable—challenges which should be seen as opportunities for reform and innovation.