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AMCOW AfricaSan Awards 2009: Chief Macha from Zambia receives top honour for leadership

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The AMCOW AfricaSan top honor for Leadership has been awarded to His Royal Highness Chief Macha, a traditional and community leader from Zambia who has used his status in a uniquely proactive manner to advocate for improved sanitation, not just in his Kingdom of Tonga which has now attained Open Defecation Free (ODF) status, but also in the wider district and province with a multitude of stakeholders.The African Ministers’ Council on Water (AMCOW) is pleased to invite entries for the maiden AfricaSan Awards competition.

Read more about the award, Chief Macha and winners in other categories.

To find out more about CLTS in Zambia, including Chief Macha’s involvement, visit the Zambia pages

Date: 19 August 2009