Kassena Nankana West


Kassena Nankana West is one of the high performing districts in the country in terms of eradication of open defecation. With as many as 89 ODF communities from a total of 263, KNW has so far achieved a respectable 34% ODF and is determined to finish the race come December 2020.

With support from UNICEF, the World Bank, World Vision and WaterAid, the KNW District is currently implementing the CLTS and Sanitation marketing approaches, in addition to law enforcement and the sanitation social norms campaign to ensure that the entire district is ODF by 2020.

For further information about the District’s ODF progress, you may call the District Environmental Health Officer, Anyabasi Elizabeth, on 0208276601.

Total number of communities
Number of ODF communities
% ODF achievement


The Kassena Nankana West District receives technical and financial support from UNICEF, the World Bank, WOrld Vision International and WaterAid. You may also play your part.