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Agriculture – Objectives
Increase Agriculture production
Facilitating access to Agricultural Credit, storage processing marketing and other facilities.
Strengthening of institutional capacity of Agric Development and development of functional linkages between Agriculture and other sectors of the local economy.
Reduce dependence on Traditional farming techniques that are time consuming and have low productivity.
Provide improved planting and breeding materials
Attract and retain more Agric Extension Personnel
Support agro-processing by promoting the development of Rural Industries
Support the improvement of storage facilities to minimize post harvest losses Improve fish handling and processing
Support promotion of Priority Non- Traditional Experts (NTEs).
Improve Market facilities
Support development of Farmer-based Organisations (FBOs) to facilitate access to Imput, Credit Market
Develop a uniform and acceptable Land Tenure system.
Improve road network to streamline distribution and expose the Rural Sector to Market incentives
Support Rural Electrification Establish Demonstration farms
Provide requisite logistics to Agric Staff and Farmers
Facilitate the establishment of a Mass Communication System (FM) in the District.
Tourism - Objectives
Promotion of the development of Tourism in the District
Encourage Private sector participation in the development of Tourist sites
Enhance the Tourism potential in the District through Advertisements
Develop other cultural potentials
Improve and expand Post and telecommunication facilities
Improve the road network in the District.
Employment Generation - Objectives
Facilitating the creation of Employment Opportunities
Facilitate the acquisition of Entrepreneurial skills
Facilitate the creation of non-farming income generating activities
Support the promotion of Informal Industrial activities with provision for skills training
Undertake tree planning and re-afforestation
Undertake Data collection and compilation of all available resources and the Youth with employable skills in the District.
Promotion of the sustainable management of Natural Resources
Initiate Community participation in Local Resources and Environmental Management, Monitoring and Evaluation
Information - Objectives
Dissemination of information to all levels of society
Improve and expand Post and Telecommunication facilities
Facilitate the establishment and improvement of Mass – Communication system (FM) in the District
Human Resource Development
Education - Objectives
Reduction in drop out rate at the Basic School Level particularly for Girls
Increase in School Enrollment especially at the J S S Level
Increase in number of Trained Teachers at the Basic Level
Improvement of Teaching and Learning in School particularly at the Basic Level
Promotion of information communication technology (ICT) at the Basic and 2nd Cycle levels
Promotion of sills and Entrepreneurial Training for the Youth.
Promotion of Girl Child Education
Promotion of Peer Education
Rehabilitation and Expansion of Educational Infrastructural
Provision of Essential Logistics
Provision of Teachers Accommodation
Sponsorship for Teacher Trainees in Training Colleges
Support School Improvement Programmes
In-service training for Teachers
Incentive Package for Teachers
Institution of scholarship Award Scheme
Promote competition among schools
Establish computer Resource Centres
Development of Technical/Vocational Schemes Entrepreneurship development.
Water and Environmental Sanitation -Objectives
Eradication of the incidence of Malaria and other environmentally related diseases
Provision of safe water
Ensuring safe liquid and solid waste management building capacity for Environmental Sanitation.
Accelerated drilling of Boreholes to enhance accessibility
Data collection on water and sanitation facilities
Provision of Ultra-modern Refuse Disposal truck and other sanitary facilities
Initiate community participation in Local Resources and Environmental Management
Increase accessibility of the Poor to quality Healthcare
Encouragement of communities to embrace Family Planning
Expand programme on Immunization
Control rate of HIV/AIDS infection
Increase in supervised Delivery levels in District
Provision of adequate Health facilities in District
High courage of Mutual Health Insurance Scheme in all communities in the District.
Promote continuous public awareness on Family Planning to the people on Local (FM) Radio.
Intensify Family Planning product distributions in Senior Secondary School.
Enhance and expand the capacity of Family Planning Service Providers
Strengthening of Social mobilization
Strengthening of TBA capacity
Increase number of Midwives in District by 4 Intensify HIV/AIDS awareness campaign
Ensure effective Teamwork key stakeholders
Integrate TB control with routine Outreach activities
Parks and Gardens- Objectives
Beautification of the Environment
Check Erosion on Developed Areas
Undertake landscaping and tree planting
Develop a uniform and acceptable land tenure and layout system
Initiate community participation in Local Resource and Environmental Management, Monitoring and Evaluation.
Births and Deaths -Objectives
Undertake Public education on the importance of Births and Deaths
Improvement in Births and Deaths Data collection and Analysis in the District.
Strategies Intensify continuous Public education and awareness on the importance of Birth and Death Registration in communities
Liase enhance capacity of Assembly members and Unit Committee Members in various communities to collect Data
Operation of Birth and Death Registers in all communities.
Social Welfare - Objectives
Promotion of socio-economic and emotional stability in families in the communities
Promotion of Child Welfare Services
Promote registration of all Persons with disability
Offer assistance to the aged
Provide support for street children in the District
Intensify registration and inspection of Day Care Centres
Intensify public education on adoption
Support formation and management of Family Tribunals
Enhance institutional development and Capacity Building
Ensuring the efficient operation of Local Government structures
Provision of In-Service training and Refresher Courses for Staff
Provision of adequate office equipment for staff
All Area Councils, Unit Committee in place, staffed trained equipped and functioning.
Provision of adequate Residential and Office accommodation for Staff.
Feeder/Urban Roads - Objectives
Provision of accessible and motorable roads all the year round
Road in good conditions and motorable throughout the year
Regular maintenance works on the roads
Feeder Roads staff well-equipped with appropriate Inputs and Machinery.
Provision of office and Residential Accommodation
Organize In-Service Training and Refresher Courses for Management Staff
Offer sponsorship packages for staff
Intensify the rehabilitation and construction of additional office and Residential Accommodation of Management Staff and local Government structure
Promote a sustainable incentive package for staff.
Good Governance & Civic REsponsiblity
Community Development - Objectives
Strengthen Community Participation in Decision making
Organize and train the Youth, especially Girls in Vocation Skills
Building capacity of management at all levels
Strengthen collaboration with Traditional Authority Ensure transparency in Local Governance
Establish a PPP Desk Formation of various Youth Groups
Revenue Mobilization -Objective
Improve the Internally Generated Revenue
Initiate and implement efficient Internal financial Control measures
Design effective revenue collection and monitoring system
Collaborate Public and Private partnership in Revenue Collection
Provide adequate Logistics/Incentives to Revenue Collectors
Undertake tax – education Campaigns Enforce tax – education campaigns
Enforce tax payment by appeals and prosecution
Strengthen Internal Audit System
Ghana National Fire Service -Objective
Prevention and control of all causes of fires
Create awareness of and train Fire Volunteers on Fire hazards and fighting techniques
Develop skills on fire prevention techniques
Proper and regular maintenance and use of Fire Fighting equipment
Training of Fire Volunteers
Centre for National Culture - Objectives
Awareness creation of the existing cultural values of the people
Provision of skills training to Youth on the Cultural values and traditions of the people.
Train the youth on the existing cultural values of the people.
Facilitate the skills training of the Youth
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