US firm, General Electric (GE) is to provide technology and equipment for a $400 million water project in Ghana.
The deal was signed between the Ghana Water Company Limited (GWCL) and the US government, contractor of the project, Environmental Chemical Corporation (ECC) last week.
The Public Utilities Regulatory Commission (PURC) announced on Tuesday that there would be no change in electricity and water tariffs for the third quarter, which spans the period September to November.
A statement signed by Dr Emmanuel Andah, Acting Chairman PURC, said the decision followed a review for electricity and water tariffs for the third quarter under the automatic adjustment formula.
Participants at the recently held annual water and sanitation conference in Tamale, dubbed Mole XXIII, have asked the government of Ghana to ensure the timely release of funds for activities in the country’s water and sanitation sector.
President John Dramani Mahama has commissioned 12 borehole water drilling machines fitted with state of the art equipment to enhance water supply across the country.
The Central Gonja District in collaboration with the United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) has provided a mechanized potable water facility to the Tinkronpe community District.
The Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Mr Julius Debrah, has described as sad, the lack of data on the operations of non-governmental organisations (NGOS) in Ghana.
He has therefore urged NGOs operating in the country, to develop implementable strategies to address that gap.
The 60th edition of the National Level Learning Alliance Platform (NLLAP 60) took place on Thursday 26th January, 2017 at the Coconut Grove Hotel in Accra, under the theme: "Understanding the Socio-Cultural, Economic, Political Factors, Challenges and Opportunities in Menstrual Hygiene Management (MHM) and the Status of WASH in Schools in Ghana”. WaterAid Ghana led the discussion. This folder contains the presentations at the session.
The Volta Regional platform was set up on March 13, 2013 under the Triple-s project and on the theme, Improving Regional level KM through LA’s RLAP at the CWSA conference hall. CWSA was unanimously selected as the chair of the RLLAP Core group.