Ghana: Strengthening the network - Participation in Inception meeting of Adaption Fund project

The project manager participated in the inception meeting for the Adaption Funds (AF) Project at Modern City Hotel in Tamale from 23rd to 24th May, 2016, where he shared thoughts on the emerging lessons of local community participation in water governance. This meeting was organised by the Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation (MESTI) with the support of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).

The project was launched by the Minister in charge of MESTI, Hon. Mahama Ayariga while stakeholders contributed knowledge through information sharing towards effective implementation of the project. Participants at the meeting included Traditional leaders, representatives of civil society, Heads of departments under the Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) involved in the project, the private sector and members of the media. Also present was the UN resident Coordinator and the Regional Technical Advisor of the Adaptation Fund Project, UNDP and other development partners.