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29 Sep 2020- 08:07 by Staff- Water Diplomat Accra, Ghana New funding of $125 Million USD has been approved by the World Bank for improved water supply and sanitation services (WASH) in Accra and Kumasi, Ghana. The financing will provide water, sanitation ...
Staff - Water D... - 10/05/2020 - 12:07
2 Sep 2020- 06:29 by Local Press Report ACCRA AquaAfrica The Government of Ghana has today announced the signing of its first ever Green Loan to the value of €35m to support the Government of Ghana to deliver water projects to rural and peri-urban communi ...
Local Press Report - 09/02/2020 - 06:29
5 Aug 2020- 04:57 by Local Press Report ACCRA GBC Ghana Online Parliament has approved two separate loan facilities to the tune of about one hundred and two million Euro (€101,761,002.1) for the design and the construction of Nima drain from Kaokudi to th ...
Local Press Report - 08/05/2020 - 04:57
30 Jun 2020- 08:27 by Staff- Water Diplomat ACCRA, Ghana Ghana has confirmed accession to the Convention on the Protection and Use of Transboundary Watercourses and International Lakes (Water Convention), becoming the third African country and 44th Party ...
Staff - Water D... - 07/03/2020 - 10:18
11 May 2020- 11:14 by Local Press Report Ative Ghana Web Residents of Ative, a farming community in the Ketu North Municipality of the Volta region are bemoaning the lack of potable water in the area as they continue to share the only available source of ...
Local Press Report - 05/12/2020 - 07:02
7 Apr 2020- 09:47 by Local Press Report ACCRA Ghana Web Minister for Information Kojo Oppong Nkrumah has advised Ghanaians not to embark on 'free water challenge' after President Akufo-Addo announced that government will absorb water bill for Ap ...
Local Press Report - 04/07/2020 - 09:47
Pan-Africa Survey Reveals Dissatisfaction With Governments' Provision Of Clean Water, Sanitation Services
26 Mar 2020- 09:28 by Staff- Water Diplomat ACCRA, Ghana More than half of respondents to an extensive survey in 34 African countries say that their respective governments have failed in the provision of clean water and sanitation services. In 20 countrie ...
Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 11:06
24 Mar 2020- 10:20 by Local Press Report ACCRA Ghana Web Pictures of a huge crowd made up of residents of Teshie in the Greater Accra Region fighting one another in a bid to get access to good drinking water has hit social media. This comes after water sh ...
Local Press Report - 04/02/2020 - 10:12
12 Feb 2020- 11:56 by Local Press Report ACCRA Ghana Web The activities of illegal small-scale miners (galamseyers) in the town of Beposo in the Bosomtwe District of the Ashanti Region have resulted in the death of 25 pigs belonging to one Joseph Owusu. T ...
Local Press Report - 02/12/2020 - 11:56
28 Jan 2020- 08:48 by Staff- Water Diplomat LONDON, United Kingdom Achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) by 2030 is a challenge but represents huge investment opportunity for the private sector through 2030, according to a new report from ...
Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:20
1 Dec 2019- 13:35 by Local Press Report ASHAIMAN Ghana Web Residents of Ashaiman will Monday, December 2, 2019, embark on a demonstration against the Ghana Water Company to express their frustration over the failure of the company to supply them water. Ac ...
Local Press Report - 12/01/2019 - 13:35
15 Additional Nations From Africa, The Middle-East, Asia, Latin America Show Interest In Joining UNECE Water Convention
20 Nov 2019- 11:56 by Staff- Water Diplomat GENEVA, Switzerland The United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) has announced that an additional 15 countries have expressed interest in joining the Convention on the Protection and Use of Transbou ...
Staff - Water D... - 12/05/2019 - 09:27
11 Oct 2019- 09:09 by Local Press Report ACCRA The Government of Ghana Ghana has called on West African countries to fully operationalise the ECOWAS Protocol of Transhumance, which is geared towards developing a more efficient pastoral industry to increas ...
Local Press Report - 11/07/2019 - 10:13
3 Jun 2019- 13:54 by Local Press Report ACCRA Veolia Veolia has signed a new contract with AngloGold Ashanti Ltd, the world’s third largest gold producer. Veolia Ghana Ltd will be responsible for operating and maintaining all the water treatment plants fo ...
Local Press Report - 06/03/2019 - 13:54
29 May 2019- 08:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent YORK, United Kingdom Researchers have found antibiotic pollution exceeding globally established “safe” levels in the world's rivers by as much as 300 times in some instances. Scientists looked for 14 comm ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/29/2019 - 08:14