World Water Monitoring Challenge is an international education and outreach program that builds public awareness and involvement in protecting water resources around the world by engaging citizens to conduct basic monitoring of their local water bodies.

In 2013, a total of 184,965 visits were made by participants to monitoring sites in 51 countries. We challenge you to test the quality of your waterways, share your findings, and protect our most precious resource!

On Location

Ghana

   

Ghana StudentsIn June and July the Ghanese non-profit organization ProNet trained youth, teachers and community members in the Ghanaian Barekese Basin in Ashanti Region all about the importance of water safety and water quality. The attendees were taught how to use the World Water Monitoring Challenge test kit. ProNet visited six schools and three communities.   Read More 

WWMC Superstar

Dominic Sowah
Ghana

 Dominic Sowah 

WWMC:  What drew you to the program - why did you want to get involved?  

DS:  In 2010 I did an internship at Ghana Water Company Limited. There I learned about the importance of environmental situations concerning water treatment and about the deteriorating quality of the raw water in Ghana. This created in me the desire and a drive to play a role in improving the quality of our water bodies.  Read More...   

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

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WWMC Event Fair/Festival Environmental Conference

New 2014 Deadline for Data Submissions!

Please note:

Submission date for 2014 data entries is October 31st!

2013 World Water Monitoring Challenge Year in Review Now Available!

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