UNICEF, through Community Water and Sanitation Agency (CWSA) has provided a limited mechanization pipe system for Katakyiase and its environs. The facility which has been handed over to the Abura Asebu Kwamankese District Assembly was built with funding from UNICEF and is expected to serve about 600 people.
The DCE, Hon Frank Pratt, at a ground breaking ceremony and contract signing for the commencement of the project for the construction of CHPS compound at old Ebu. The project is one of the four mandatory DACF projects. Others include Construction of 1No. 3-unit classroom block at Amosima, Construction of 1No. 3-unit classroom block at […]
The European Union (EU) has this month paid 11.9 million Euros (GHC 52 million) to support decentralization in Ghana. The grant supports the decentralization reform process of the country that aims to improve service delivery at the district level. In the framework of the European Union’s Financing Agreement with Ghana, the amount of 11.9 million […]
Good progress has been made since the Construction & Property Research Centre, University of the West of England (UWE), Bristol, UK commenced its exploratory research into leveraging rising urban land/property values to finance urban infrastructure development in Ghana in August, 2015. The research is being implemented in collaboration with Ghana’s Local Government Service. The aim […]
A two day capacity building workshop took place in Kumasi within the context of promoting good professional rapport among the Directors and Unit heads at the Secretariat, Regional Coordinating Directors and Metropolitan, Municipal and District Co-ordinating Directors (MMDCDs). In other words, the workshop was to share knowledge, experiences and best practices among others. In his […]
A two-day Professional Conference of the Local Government Service staff was held in Sunyani- the Brong Ahafo Regional capital. Participants were drawn from the Local Government Service Secretariat (LGSS), Regional Co-ordinating Council (RCC), Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assembly (MMDAs). The Conference was under the theme: “Quality Leadership for Good Local Governance and Effective Service Delivery”. […]