PERD Coconut tree at Kaneshie

The Regional Department of Agriculture under the Greater Accra Coordinating Council is one of the 16 regional departments of agriculture in Ghana.They conducted monitoring to evaluate the performance of mango and coconut seedlings that were distributed and planted in the districts. Coconuts and mangoes distributed under the Planting for Export and Rural Development program are showing […]

IMMUNIZATION AND PROPHYLACTIC TREATMENT

Livestock, poultry and pet vaccines were available during the quarter under review. One hundred and fifteen thousand, seven hundred and ninety-eight (115,798) animals were vaccinated against pest des petit ruminants (PPR 1,473), Contagious Bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP 820), rabies (2,024), Newcastle (NCD 63,730), FowlPox (22,200) and Gumboro (IBD 25,550) during the first quarter 2024 in the […]

Digital Training at Public Libraries

The Regional Director(Ag) and Branch Heads from Tema, Edward Akufo-Addo and the National Children and Mobile participated in a 5-Day workshop for Regional Directors and Branch Library Heads as part of the Digital Training at Public Libraries organized by The Ghana Library Authority in collaboration with Electronic Information for Libraries(EIfL) from 11th -15th March 2024.         

LIVELIHOOD EMPOWERMENT AGAINST POVERTY AT AYAWASO CENTRAL

Department of Social Welfare is to take the lead in integrating the disadvantaged, vulnerable and the excluded into the mainstream development. LEAP is a conditional and unconditional cash transfer programme for extreme poor households to cushion the vulnerable against livelihood shocks. The eligibility criteria are the aged (65 years and above) without subsistence support, orphans […]

Women in Public Relations Advised to be Proactive

The Senior Manager for Corporate Communications at MTN Ghana, Georgina Asare Fiagbenu, advised women in public relations to be proactive and leverage on existing technology to better themselves in the profession. She stated that public relations and corporate communications were sensitive areas which needed keen attention with proper planning and time management. Mrs. Fiagbenu in […]

Child protection training at Tuba

The Department of  Community Development held a training on Child protection activities with the Islamic charity women group at Tuba in the Ga South Municipality and the circle of support was use to demonstrate on why there is the need for all community members being responsible together to support and care for their children in the […]

Beautification of the new premises of GARCC

  The Greater Accra Regional Parks and Gardens office during the first quarter of the year, collaborated with GARCC in beautifying its new office complex with potted plants. Potted plants were provided for the Chief Director and the Hon. Minister’s office as well.  

GREATER ACCRA REGION MARKS 67TH INDEPENDENCE DAY

The Greater Accra Regional Coordinating Council in collaboration with the Korle Klottey Municipal Assembly observed the 67th Independence parade at the Accra High School Park with Hon. Samuel Tawiah, the Municipal Chief Executive of the Korle Klottey Municipal Assembly, representing the Minister for the Interior and Caretaker Minister for the Greater Accra Region, Mr. Henry […]

Traditional and Religious Leaders’ Training

The department of Children held a two day consultative training on 4th and 5th March, 2024.This was to orient and train Religious and Traditional Leaders on Child Protection Issues and the use of the various tool kits. There were four (4) presentations from each leader. The first presentation was made by the Regional Director on […]

SENSITIZATION ON CHILD PROTECTION

The Department of Children held three programmes on Child Protection and I WILL Champaign.It took place at Mallam, Tesano and Alajo..The sensitization focused on Child Protection issues with the aid of adolescent toolkits. Some of the flash cards used were Praising in public, Children watching pornographic films in the house,Stealing,Safe space to talk about sensitive […]