Water sanitation and hygiene sectors meeting kicks off in Jakarta

By Abigirl Tembo, Health Editor

THE 2022 water sanitation and hygiene sectors meeting has kicked off in Jakarta, Indonesia.

A total of 69 ministers from 37 countries responsible for Water, sanitation health, environment and finance sectors are meeting to identify practical actions to build forward better and accelerate access to water and sanitation.

Vice President General Retired Dr constantino Chiwenga who is also the Minister of Health and Child Care is leading the Zimbabwean delegation comprising of, Minister of Lands, Agriculture, Water and Rural Development Dr Anxious Masuka, deputy Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Honourable Clemence Chiduwa and Deputy minister of Local Government and Public Works, Honourable Marian Chombo.

The two day meeting which is being attended by 350 delegates will be officially opened by the Vice President of Indonesia, His Excellency Maru’f Amin this Wednesday morning.