Student Report on open defecation in Ghana

Student Report on open defecation in Ghana

- in General News

Ghana is ranked the second country in Africa who practice open defecation with 19 percent of its population resorting to sanitation practices deemed the risk of all.

These aged-old practice can be addressed if we as a people focus on behavioral change and stronger political will from government to ensure sanitation issues are properly catered for.

Here's a report focusing  on some areas in the country's capital where open defecation is rife. 


Report by Osenkafo Addo

About the author

A level 400 student of the Ghana Institute of Journalism offering a degree in journalism. Interests: making good use of technology, reading books on conflict and unraveling mysteries, sight seeing, team work, video production and photography. Philosophy: Hard work breaks no bone. I'm a Christian.

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