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The ministry engages the services of ISD to undertake public education campaign

Nov. 4, 2014, 3:44 a.m.

The Ministry has engaged the Information Services Department to undertake a nationwide Public Education Campaign on Sanitation. This is to educate the public on the need to keep their surroundings clean. The initiative aims at helping the nation to embrace environmental cleanliness and to adopt effective waste disposal practices.   Read more

Minister calls on Methodist bishop

Nov. 4, 2014, 2:33 a.m.

The Minister for Local Government and Rural Development, Hon. Julius Debrah, paid a courtesy call on the Methodist Bishop, Most Rev. Prof. Emmanuel Asante at his office in Accra to seek his assistance in the fight against filth and sanitation in the country.   Read more

Rural Development College partners the Institute of Local Government Studies (ILGS)

Sept. 9, 2014, 6:59 a.m.

The Rural Development College at Kwaso in the Ashanti Region, which is under the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development, is to offer accredited degree programmes from the next academic year.   Read more

MLGRD signs MoU with ISD & Ministry of Communication

Sept. 9, 2014, 3:55 a.m.

Ministry of Local Government & Rural Development (MLGRD) signs MoU with Information Services Department (ISD), Ministry of Communication   Read more

Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) praised for enforcing by-laws

Sept. 9, 2014, 3:16 a.m.

The Minister for Local Government and Rural Development, Mr. Julius Debrah has commended Ms Rita Odoley Sowah, Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) La Dade-Kotopon for enforcing sanitation bye - laws.   Read more

2014 world habitat day celebration

Sept. 5, 2014, 4:48 a.m.

The Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development has been organizing series of activities over the years in collaboration with the UN - Habitat as well as other stakeholders involved in urban development and management to mark the World Habitat Day Celebration on the first Monday of October annually.   Read more



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