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Why we’ve put Liberia’s government on the spot over WASH

 

By Prince Kreplah

Beyond the uplifting coming together that is World Water Day 2015, here at Liberia CSOs WASH Network we wanted to try and create a lasting legacy. As such, we have called on Liberia’s government to get serious about water and sanitation; giving them 90 days to set up a WASH Commission in the country, or else face legal and other actions.

Post-Ebola, it’s time to get serious about sanitation in Sierra Leone

A previous year's Walk for Water and Sanitation in Freetown

By Jariah Bah 

Though the situation has improved, my country, Sierra Leone, is not yet Ebola-free – and there are stark reminders of this, like the Vice President imposing his own 21-day quarantine in late February after the death of his bodyguard.