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Vida Duti wins OFID Annual Award for International Development

Published on: 19/07/2019

We are proud to announce that our Country Director for Ghana, Vida Duti has won the 2019 OFID Annual Award for Development for her exemplary dedication to delivering safe, reliable and affordable water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) services to the people of Ghana, especially in Asutifi North District. She receives US$100,000 from OFID in recognition.

Duti receives the 2019 OFID Annual Award from Indonesia’s Minister of Finance, HE Sri Mulyani Indrawati. Photo credit: OFID Multimedia

On receiving the award at OFID's headquarters during the 40th Annual Session of the organization's Ministerial Council in Vienna, Vida Duti said:

"I dedicate this award to the people of Ghana and the Asutifi North district for whose quest I gained this recognition. I wish to express my profound gratitude to the Chairman and Ministerial Council, the management and staff of OFID. I assure you of my resolve to work harder towards improving the quality of life for people in the developing world, especially Ghana."

A video impression of Vida Duti receiving the award
A video impression of the work in Ghana

 

For more information read OFID's press release here and IRC`s press release here