Guinea Worm :: April Davies podcast

Guinea Worm is an abhorrent disease that only affects four countries in the world, all of which are in Sub Saharan Africa. is working in one of them, Ghana. International Programs Manager April Davies discusses how the worm spreads through unsafe water, what happens after it has been reproduced inside the body, and how to help people combat the disease. [3 min]

Capital: Accra
Population of 27 million
3 million lack access to safe water
23 million lack access to improved sanitation
22% of the total population lives on less than US$1.25 per day
Ghana provides innovative, market-based solutions that change lives every day through safe water and sanitation.

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