Past events

Past events

Find articles, programmes, presentations and other issues from past events in the water and sanitation sector in Ghana.

Acute water shortage hits parts of Tamale

Tamale (N/R), Feb 2,  GNA – Acute water shortage has hit parts of the Tamale Metropolis compelling residents to resort to other sources of water for domestic and other activities.

Stakeholders brainstorm on the Sense- Maker Approach to Water Services Delivery

The Resource Centre Network Ghana (RCNG), in collaboration with Ministry of Water Resources, Works and Housing, (MWRWH), has held a Learning and Sharing Meeting on another approach to effective water services delivery in Ghana, in Accra.

New Ministers for the Water and sanitation sub sectors

The ministerial reshuffle today, by the president of the Republic of Ghana,Prof E.A Mills, has seen the advent of new faces to the water and sanitation sub sectors.

Hon.Alban Sumana Bagbin formally of the Ministry of Water Resources Works and Housing  takes over the Health Ministry and is replaced by ET Mensah.

MP cuts sod for sanitation and water project at Huni/Valley

Huni/Valley, (W/R) Jan, 19, GNA - The Member of Parliament (MP) for Prestea Huni/Valley constituency, Mr. Francis Adu Blay-Koffie, on Thursday cut sod for work to begin on a sanitation and water project at Huni/Valley in the Western Region

AMA demolishes over thousand structures at circle

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly has demolished about 1,000 structures at the Circle railway area close to the VIP Bus Terminal.

FoN supporting STMA to enact byelaws to protect wetlands

Sekondi, Jan. 6, GNA - The Friends of the Nation (FoN) is supporting the Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolitan Assembly (STMA) to enact bye-laws to enhance the conservation and wise use of wetlands in the metropolis.

The Ghana Journalist Network on Mining,Oil and Gas

Sunyani, Jan. 5, GNA – The Ghana Journalists Network on Mining, Oil and Gas (GJNMOG), a non-governmental organisation, on Wednesday appealed to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to conduct independent investigations into the discovery of dead fishes in the Ahafo mine fresh water storage facility.

"Stay Cool Plus"sachet water unsafe -FDB

Ho, Jan. 5, GNA - The Eastern and Volta Zonal office of the Food and Drugs Board (FDB) on Wednesday declared as unsafe, products of Elite Volta, producers of “Stay Cool Plus” sachet water in Ho.

Newmont investigates cause of dead in water storage facility

Kenyasi (B/A), Jan. 4, GNA - Newmont Ghana announced on Tuesday that it is studying the underlining factors that led to the discovery of dead fishes at its Ahafo Mine fresh Water Storage Facility (WSF).

NGO declares war against environmental pollution

Tema, GNA – Corporate Social Responsibility Movement, a Tema-based non-governmental organization NGO, has filed a suit at the Human Rights Division of the High Court in Accra, against the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).