“Ghana joins in the call for a fundamental shift in how the world views and manages water. Water is life. It is a critical natural resource and its availability is at the very core of human health, survival and to sustainable development. In many parts of our world today, it is very much a security matter and critical for sustaining peace.”

Country statement at the General Assembly on World Water Day, during the High Level Event for the Formal Launch of the International Decade for Action: “Water for Sustainable Development 2018-2028.
UN Headquarters, New York, 22 March 2018