Child protection engagements with school children

The Department of Community Development sensitized students in Rochester School Complex in Atadeka community. Students were engaged on Adolescents and Social Media with the Child Protection toolkits. The facilitator conducted a presentation focusing on the impact of media on adolescents, utilizing adolescent protection flashcards for educational purposes. The aim was to raise awareness among students […]

GARCC HOLDS FIRST 2024 HEADS OF DEPARTMENTS MEETING

Mrs. Lilian Beaka Chief Director of the Greater Accra Regional Co-ordinating Council has tasked the heads of Department in the region to exhibit high level of commitment, dedication, and hard work in the discharge of their various duties in other to achieve set mandates, targets and objectives towards the development of the region. She made […]

GARCC CHIEF DIRECTOR HOLDS FIRST MANAGEMENT MEETING

The Chief Director of the Greater Accra Regional Co-ordinating Council, Mrs. Lilian Baeka, has held its first management meeting with heads of department in the region to take stock of its achievements, device ways of resolving challenges and map up strategies for 2024. In her opening address, she noted that it was imperative to management […]

The Department of Child Protection held their fourth quarter committee meeting

  The Greater Accra Regional Department of Children on Monday 11th January, 2024 held its fourth quarter regional child protection committee meeting aimed at putting efforts together to handle Child Protection Issues and gather information, data and reports from all stakeholders and well-meaning partners for the safety of children in the region. The Regional Director […]

LOCAL SLAUGHTER OF LIVESTOCK

Local slaughter of livestock is one the essential part of the livestock sector value chain. It provides employment and regular source of income for livestock farmers, dealers, transporters, slaughter facilities owners and workers, butchers and local food vendors. Veterinary meat inspectors in the region carry out ante mortem inspection before animals are allowed to be […]

THE DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL WELFARE VISITED RESIDENTIAL HOMES FOR CHILDREN

Officers of the Department of Social Welfare within the region  visited all Residential Homes for children. A team from the Regional office visited four (15) Residential Homes for Children. Missing children at various points within the region, which involved boys and girls. Most of the said children are still under institutional care in the region […]

The Top Causes of OPD attendance

The Greater Accra  Regional Health Directorates listed the top ten causes of the OPD attendance in 2023. As malaria continues to be the number one of admissions in the region despite the various interventions deployed the regional and district health directorates. The region will continue to strengthen the various Malaria interventions in the districts and […]

GARCC held their last staff durbar of the year

The Greater Accra Regional Coordinating Council held its last staff durbar on the 21st  December 2023 to address some of the challenges confronting the members and to as well as bring development of the GARCC . In her address, Mrs Lilian Baeka the Chief Director raised issues of punctuality and low productivity among staff, she […]

GARCC HOLDS ITS 2ND MEETING FOR 2023

The Greater Accra Regional Coordinating Council (GARCC) has held its second general meeting for the year 2023. The meeting brought together Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs), Presiding Members of all the 29 Assemblies, heads of departments, representatives from the Regional House of Chiefs and a representative from the National Development of Planning Commission […]

Inter-school Circuit Spelling Bee

The Eduction Department organised Inter-school Circuit Spelling Bee and Essay Competition at PRESEC Assembly Hall.Contestants were drawn from from KG to Primary schools in the Municipality. Three winners were selected from the schools to represent their circuits in the finals. A total of 24 contestants from eight circuits in the Municipality represented their respective circuits at […]