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Amsterdam, October 19th, 2020 – Safi Sana is an innovative enterprise that provides unique solutions for sanitation and waste recycling in low income countries. By using waste as a resource to produce energy, organic fertilizer and irrigation water, our circular model … Continue reading

Innovative agronomy for Ghana’s future

Sonia Folikumah, Safi’s Seedling and Fertilizer Plant Coordinator, is an agronomist with a passion for improving Ghana’s agricultural sector. She talks to us about her professional background and what she finds most motivating about her day-to-day work. Becoming an agronomist … Continue reading

Visit from Container-Based Sanitation Alliance

On Friday 13th July, Safi Sana Ghana was pleased to host a visit for the Container-Based Sanitation Alliance. Representatives from Sanergy, SOIL, Sanivation and Loowatt were given a tour of Safi Sana’s factory and facilities in Ashaiman and took part … Continue reading

100% recycled: Our work on irrigation water

Head of Business Development Tycho Vermeulen has been working closely with the Safi Sana team in Ghana to ensure that there is a clear market for the water produced in our factory. Safi Sana is well on the way to … Continue reading

The future of waste in Accra

Born and raised in the Ghanaian capital of Accra, our Project Accountant Francis Owusu knows about the need for Safi Sana’s work first-hand. Here, he gives us his perspective of Safi’s work in Accra, and how he plans to contribute … Continue reading


On 28 November, Safi Sana was delighted to welcome Ms Sigrid Kaag, Netherlands Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation, to Safi Sana’s Ashaiman factory in Ghana. In her speeches, Ms. Kaag expressed her happiness at being able to visit Ghana, … Continue reading

Safi Sana wins NABC ‘Doing Business in Africa’ award!

Safi Sana is very proud to be the winner of the NABC’s ‘Doing Business in Africa’ award! According to NABC’s report, Safi Sana is “unique in the sense that they are the first to launch a complete circular industry: converting human waste into electrical … Continue reading

Safi Sana long listed for NABC award

Safi Sana is very pleased to have been long listed for the NABC Business in Africa Award! The Netherlands-Africa Business Council ‘Doing Business in Africa’ Award promotes innovative, sustainable and profitable enterprises.  The Safi Sana team engages with the Council both in … Continue reading

Ashaiman factory opening covered by TV3 News

The opening of Safi Sana’s first fully-operational factory in Ashaiman was covered on Ghana’s GBC24 News channel. Back to News

Ashaiman factory opening on GBC24 News

The opening of Safi Sana’s first fully-operational factory in Ashaiman was covered on Ghana’s GBC24 News channel. Back to News