Evaluation of Spatial Planning Activities of Districts

The Authority visited all 29 MMDAs, to monitor and assess their spatial planning functions for the year. The monitoring team evaluated the performance of the MMDAs in regard of Evaluation of MMDAs performance against legal mandate and functions,Assessment of challenges, opportunities and capacity gaps for land use and spatial planning, Sensitization on land use planning […]

Communication Minister Urged Women to Focus on Life Goals

The Minister of Communications and Digitization Hon. Mrs. Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, advised women particularly young ladies, to keep focus and take decisions that will influence their lives positively. She said young ladies were often times confronted with a myriad of issues which could sway their attention negatively. Sharing an advice at a forum organized by the […]

Henry Quartey inaugurates the La Dadekotopon & Ledzokuku Municipal Assemblies.

The Greater Accra Regional Minister, Henry Quartey has charged all the various Metropolitan, Municipal and District assemblies to deploy citizens’ engagement as an effective tool for local development. He said citizens’ engagement is a requisite ingredient of good governance, as it ensures active participation of the citizenry in the development process. Reading a speech on […]

DISPOSAL OF PAUPERS

The Environmental Heath Department picked a pauper at the Ablekuma Sub Metro.Pauper is a person who is destitute and relying on charity, specifically a person whose family cannot be traced at death and are to be conveyed and buried by the state. It’s the duty of the department to ensure the safe conveyance and burial […]

MMDCES &MMDCDS IN GREATER ACCRA SIGNS 2024 PERFORMANCE CONTRACT

The Greater Accra Regional Minister Hon. Henry Quartey together with the Chief Director of the Greater Accra Regional Coordinating Council has signed the 2024 performance contract with all Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives with their Coordinating Directors in a ceremony in Accra on Monday 5th February, 2024. The performance contract is a part of […]

OLDER PERSONS’ HOMES

The Department of Social Welfare is to take the lead in integrating the disadvantaged, vulnerable and the excluded into the mainstream development. Aging has a significant impact on society. People with different ages and gender tend to differ in many aspects such as legal and social responsibilities, outlooks on life and self-perception. The Ghana Statistical […]

GAR MOFA TRAINS OFFICERS AND FARMERS ON GHANA AGRICULTURAL AND AGRIBUSINESS PLATFORM (GhAAP)

The Ministry of Food and Agriculture has developed a digital platform named Ghana Agriculture and Agribusiness Platform (GhAAP). This platform will be deployed to coordinate, manage, and monitor the operations of the Planting for Food and Jobs Phase 2. The Directorate of Agricultural Extension Services (DAES) of the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA) in […]

GARID Drainage Network Validation Exercise at Ga Central

The Land Use and Spatial Planning Authority was task by the Ministry of Local Government, Decentralization and Rural Development to provide technical assistance to assess/validate the drainage network maps and database produced by the seventeen (17) participating Metropolitan and Municipal Assemblies (MMAs) under the Greater Accra Resilient and Integrated Development (GARID) Project. The team analyzed […]

SCHOOL HEALTH EDUCATION AND SENSITIZATION

The increasing sanitation challenges such as flood occurrence, littering, indiscriminate dumping and improper personal hygiene etc. which calls for immediate intervention hence propounded mitigation measures by the Environmental Health Organization to curb and promote environmental sanitation.The unit carried out education on environmental hygiene and sanitation at twenty-nine (29) basic schools consisting of ten (10) public […]