Sanitation and Water for ALL: a Global Framework for Action
|Water Policy||Water is essential to the existence of man and all living things. Water is a crosscutting element of the Growth and Poverty Reduction Strategy (GPRS II) of the Republic of Ghana and is linked to all Eight of the Millennium Development Goals.|
The Ghana Water Company Ltd. (GWCL) is responsible for urban water supply and at the moment has about 80 systems serving a total population of some six million.
|Urban Water Tariff Policy||
This policy, issued by the Public Utilities Regulatory Commission (PURC) in accordance with the PURC Act, 1997, Act 538 (sections 3a and 16) applies to urban water rate setting in Ghana.