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Jun 29, 2011

3rd Ghana water forum for September

The 3rd Ghana Water Forum which aims at addressing the challenges in the water and sanitation delivery, is scheduled for Monday, 5th to Wednesday, 7th September, 2011.

The forum, which is under the auspices of the Ministry of Water Resource, Works and Housing, is on the theme, ‘Water and Sanitation Services Delivery in a Rapidly Changing Urban Environment’.

According to a press statement issued by the Ministry, the main objective of the forum is to share experiences, lessons and new ideas to help the government and other stakeholders to address the challenges.

The statement also said there would be Ministerial and Development Partners Roundtable discussions on key issues and make commitments on the way forward.

Additionally, the statement noted that the youth of Ghana with support from UNICEF, some NGOs and youth organizations will also organize a Youth and Children’s Forum to discuss relevant issues in water services especially in relation to the theme, and also to deepen their understanding to water service delivery issues.

Source: ISD