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OCTOBER 2008 UPDATE
Construction of the Three Districts Water Project is well under way in Tsumkpo, as shown in the pictures below (taken in August). The pictures to the right demonstrate how Tsumkpo is still forced to use the existing sources of water until the water system is full operational.

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JUNE 2008 UPDATE
Augustus recently returned from a successful visit to Ghana. He met with leaders of Tsumkpo and the District capital in Dodowa to discuss the Three Districts Water Project and Atidekate’s proposed contribution (your contribution). After a productive meeting, Atidekate donated funds which satisfied in full Tsumkpo’s requirement and put a substantial dent in the requirements of the sister communities of Tokpo and Otiokpo. In the following days, the money was transferred from Atidekate’s account in the U.S. to the community leaders in Tsumkpo, and delivered to the DWST.

Yesterday (13 JUN), we spoke with community members in Tsumkpo who reported that construction of the water system is underway and progressing rapidly. All of the trenches for the piping have been dug, and the main water tower is now under construction in an central location between T