Asutifi North District Assembly in collaboration with its partners have prepared a 13-year Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Master Plan. A grant enables local civil society organisations to support the plan and get involved in allied action with the authorities. Read more.
Despite fears of collapse, water, sanitation, and hygiene draw closer to epic goal
By Keith Schneider, Circle of Blue – April 20, 2021
Circle of Blue and the Wilson Center posted the first of the three articles in our WASH project. In this article IRC"s Stef Smits and Harold of Agua consult were interviewed alongside many key actors in the WASH sector.
The district experiences devastating floods every year, with River Nyamwamba always bursting its banks, leaving a trail of destruction. More than 100,000 people were affected by floods that hit Kasese District last May, destroying gardens, bridges, schools, houses and other properties. Read more
Vida Duti IRC Ghana's country director commended the Paramount Chief of the New Juaben traditional area, Daasebre Prof. Oti Boateng of the great healthcare and sanitation project 'Operation Clean Communities' setup to support Govt deal with the huge health challenges that need communities in the country to make such programmes work effectively. Read more
IRC's work in India has been featured in The Good Sight WASH special edition (on page 128). Other sector partners including Water for People have also been featured.
The issue offers interesting insights about WASH initiatives and, more importantly, attempts to understand how they are creating healthier communities among the under-served populations in different parts of the globe. Read more