West Africa Regional Sanitation and Hygiene Symposium, Accra, Ghana, 10-12 Nov 09

April 15, 2009 at 1:16 pm

This regional sharing and learning symposium is the first major event marking the collaboration between RCN Ghana, WaterAid, and IRC International Water and Sanitation Centre in West Africa.


  • To identify and share experiences of good practice in promotion of good hygiene behaviour and ensuring sustained access to sanitation in particular for the poor and vulnerable in West Africa;
  • To identify key policy messages based on these experiences to be promoted at subsequent advocacy opportunities;
  • To identify and initiate joint action-learning; and
  • To begin the process of developing a community of practice on sanitation and hygiene promotion at the West Africa level.

Abstract deadline: 01 June 2009

Further information and submission of abstracts: westafricasymposium@irc.nl

Read the first announcement and call for abstracts here.


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