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Farmers

Zimbabwe starts repossessing under-utilized farms

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The Zimbabwean government has started the process of repossessing under-utilized, vacant and abandoned farms to ensure that land is fully utilized, the Chronicle newspaper...
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NPP Parliamentary Aspirant promises to tackle water issues in Binduri

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Mr Abdulai Abanga, the Parliamentary Candidate on the ticket of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) for the Binduri Constituency has promised to work hard...
Wateraid

WaterAid calls on government to increase investment in water and hygiene

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WaterAid Ghana has called on the government to increase investment in the provision of clean water and hygiene to help prevent the spread of...
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AFD, EIB, the EU and Kenya join forces to improve access to water and...

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On the sidelines of the visit to France of the President of the Republic of Kenya, H.E. Mr. Uhuru KENYATTA on October 2, financing...
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GWCL rations water in Sekondi-Takoradi and its environs

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The Ghana Water Company Limited (GWCL) in the Western Region has for the past one month been rationing water in the Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolitan Area...
world bank

World Bank approves US$125 million for improved water, sanitation services in Ghana

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The World Bank said late Wednesday it had approved a grant of 125 million U.S. dollars to enable the government of Ghana to extend...
BIOTECHNOLOGY

Space technology to boost Australian water management: science agency

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Satellites in space could be used to monitor the quality of Australia's water, according to the nation's top science agency. The Commonwealth...
Community Challenges

Kobi-Basinparu community in dire need of water, electricity

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The people of Kobi-Basinparu community in the Lambussie District of the Upper West Region are in dire need of potable water and electricity to...
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Zambia rolls out major water, sanitation project

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Zambia has embarked on a 20 million U.S. dollar project aimed at enhancing access to water and sanitation services in the northern part of...

Floods kill 51 in southern Niger, destroy 26,000 homes – UN

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Torrential rains battering Niger since June have claimed 51 lives and destroyed 26,000 homes, affecting 281,0000 people, the UN Office for the Coordination of...
Water Extension

Over 400,000 in Volta to get potable water

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President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has cut the sod for the commencement of works on a Keta Water Expansion Project to provide potable water...
Coastline Threat (sea defence wall)

Egypt builds more desalination plants to face water deficit

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By Marwa Yahya Egypt is currently expanding the establishment of seawater desalination plants to reduce its water deficit as the...
Water Management

Water and sanitation management teams trained on mechanized water systems

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A total of 42 Water and Sanitation Management Teams (WSMT) in the Sekyere East District of the Ashanti Region have received training on the...
A local woman in Ghadaig Town, Amhara region, Ethiopia, takes a photo in front of a Chinese-funded water cellar. (Photo/Courtesy of XCMG)

Chinese-funded water cellars bring water and health to Ethiopian people in water-deficient areas

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By Wan Yu A Chinese-funded water cellar has become a precious asset of the family of Abebayehu, a villager in Ghadaig Town, Amhara region, Ethiopia. In...
Covid Positive

Zimbabwe’s minister dies a few days after driver succumbed to COVID-19

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Zimbabwe's Lands, Agriculture, Water and Rural Resettlement Minister Perrance Shiri died Wednesday morning, a few days after his driver succumbed to COVID-19. President Emmerson Mnangagwa...
President Inaugurates Water System For Five Communities In Central Gonja

President Akufo-Addo inaugurates Nalerigu Water System

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President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo Tuesday inaugurated a GHc9.7 million Water System to extend potable water to the chiefs and people of Nalerigu, the...
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Use water, electricity wisely to save national purse, Sunyani MCE appeals

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Ghanaians have been urged to use water and electricity judiciously to save the national purse, as the government take measures to lessen the socio-economic...
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Government extends free supply of water and electricity

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Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta on Thursday announced the extension of free water and electricity supplies to consumers. The relief package was instituted by the government...
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Government initiates project to improve water and sanitation in Ashanti

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Government will soon outdoor a project to improve water and sanitation in the Ashanti Region. The 85 million dollars...
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Government committed to rural water expansion water to rural areas – Minister

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Cabinet has approved phase three of the five-district water supply scheme - the STRABAG project, designed to provide water to 183 communities and...
Water

Zimbabwe earmarks US$13 million for water projects in drought-hit city

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The Zimbabwean government has earmarked 13 million U.S. dollars to address water woes facing the second largest city, Bulawayo, following consecutive droughts that have...
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Fighting COVID-19 through hygiene: Innovations for non-piped communities

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There has never been a time when the need to regularly wash hands with soap under running water has highly been recommended more than...

COVID-19: WVG strengthens education in rural communities

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The Sekyere East Cluster Office of the World Vision Ghana (WVG) has embarked on an intensive outreach programme to educate people in rural communities...
Social Donation Home

Two families support Kumasi Children’s Home with food items

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Two couples with long-standing friendship, have donated food items and hygiene products to the Kumasi Children’s Home as their widow’s mite towards the upkeep...

Minority calls on government to address water challenge in Accra

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The Minority in Parliament has called on government to address the acute water shortage in parts of Accra and its environs likely to exacerbate...
Nestle

Nestle Ghana supports COVID-19 relief effort with 2.4 million

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Nestlé Ghana Limited has supported institutions and communities in Ghana, in fighting the COVID-19 pandemic, through donations valued at a total of GHC 2.4...

WV-Ghana announces two million dollars COVID-19 Response Plan

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World Vision Ghana (WVG) has announced a two million dollar response plan towards the eradication of the COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on health...
Education Covid Support

PoP supports Volta/Oti Education Directorates with handwashing facilities

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Pencils of Promise (PoP), a Non-Governmental Organisation with focus on education has supported the Volta and Oti Regional Education Directorates with 20 handwashing stations...
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Foundation provides water for a community in Obuasi

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Mama Love Foundation, a charity organization based in Obuasi, has provided pipe borne water to the people of Anyimadukrom to support the fight against...
Ghana Armed Forces

Ghana Army distributes water to communities in some lockdown areas

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The Ghana Armed Forces has begun the distribution of free potable water to some targeted communities in Greater Accra, as part of its efforts...