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Dr Wiafe–Akenten to deliver National Development Forum public lecture

Dr Charles Wiafe–Akenten, Faculty Member, Department of Psychology, University of Ghana, is to deliver the keynote address at the Ninth National Development Forum...
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Lack of policy consensus in Ghana’s democratic journey a setback in building a...

In 1995, the NDC administration launched the vision 2020 document that was put together by the National Development Planning Commission (NDPC) as the blue...

GMEF holds maiden GEA Awards in Accra

Ghana Monitoring and Evaluation Forum has held its maiden Ghana Evaluation Awards to honour organisations and individuals that distinguished themselves in their line...

Quality of human capital is key for sustained development – NDPC

The 2019 Human Capital Index (HCI) by the World Bank indicates a lower HCI for Ghana, which stands at 44 per cent compared to...

Central University Vice-Chancellor to deliver Sixth National Development Forum lecture

Professor Bill Buenar Puplampu, Vice-Chancellor, Central University will deliver the Sixth National Development Forum public lecture slated for Wednesday, 30 October, at the British...

NDPC engages researchers on Ghana’s priority projects and cost benefits.

The National Development Planning Commission (NDPC) has held a 3-days round-table discussion with both International and local researchers to provide the necessary advice on...
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NDPC and Copenhagen Consensus Centre call for evidence-based policies

The National Development Planning Commission (NDPC) and the Copenhagen Consensus Centre (CCC), a United States non-profit think tank, have underscored the need to have...
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NDPC to hold second high-level dialogue on Inclusive Development

The National Development Planning Commission (NDPC), in collaboration with the Ministry of Planning and the United Nation's Children Funds (UNICEF) is organising the second...
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Professor Asiama calls for review of Land Bill

Professor Seth Opuni Asiama, Senior Lecturer, Department of Land Economy, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has called for the review of...

Efficient land administration system is key to national development – NDPC

The National Development Planning Commission (NDPC) says an effective and efficient land administration system will help accelerate Ghana’s socioeconomic developmental agenda. ...
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Government is working on solving inequality in Ghana

Government is making efforts to address the challenges of inequality in the country, Mr Kwaku Adjei-Fosu, Deputy Director, Plan Coordinating Division of the National...
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Assembly members granted immunity under new local government act

An Assembly member or officer shall not be served with a civil or criminal process from court on their way to attend or returning...

Ghana to face generational challenges if nutrition gap isnt addressed – Prof. Badu Akosa

Professor Agyeman Badu Akosa, the Commissioner of the National Development Planning Commission (NDPC), has called for strengthened stakeholder collaboration in addressing the country’s nutritional...
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Financing key to Ghana’s water, sanitation SDG campaign

In a 16-point agreement reached after the four-day Mole 27 Conference at Ada, stakeholders including state and non-state actors in Ghana's WASH sector identified...

NDPC and WAGRIC hold consultations on WAGRIC

The WAGRIC is an integrated development of corridor infrastructure and economic sectors along a transport corridor along Ghana, Ivory Coast, Togo and Burkina Faso. Mr...
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Woman Must Be Heard in world of Work Too

This, she said, required building the capacity for negotiation on issues that concern them – within the unions, at work places and with other...

Ghana aims at a zero maternal mortality standing by 2057

Speaking during the launch of 'Nonpoor' Policy Brief here, the Director General of the NDPC, Nii Moi Thompson, said this would form an integral...

Ghana’s 40-Year Development Plan Untenable – Mrs. Rawlings

According to her, Ghana does not need such long-term plan and that it may not get to even ten and the country will have to change...

Ghana’s National inclusive development forum opens

Susan Ngongi, UNICEF Representative in Ghana, said despite reaching the milestone of halving the number of people living in poverty, Ghana's development needed to...
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NDPC urges political parties to adopt 40 year development plan

According to Dr Bediako, the plan will be a comprehensive document that will encompass every sector in order to promote development. As the document will...
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Policy On Fuel And Energy Consumption Presented To NDPC

The sectors presented these matters during a policy consultation organized by the National Development Planning Commission (NDPC) to find out what the sectors were...
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NDPC’s long term plan gets IGPs support

Inspector General of Police (IGP) John Kudalor gave the assurance during a courtesy call on the Service by the Commission to solicit the views...

First phase of NDPC national consultations ends

Dr Nii Moi Thompson, Director-General of the National Development Planning Commission (NDPC) has said. The first phase involved broad public consultations across the regions and...
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Ghanaian Muslims Plan with unity

The forum held in Accra on Monday was themed, “Planning with unity, integrity and Patriotism; the Ghanaian Muslim Perspective”. Dr Nii Moi Thompson, Director General...
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Omanhen of Oguaa commends NDPC

He said the involvement of citizens and political party representatives from the beginning of the process would enable them to own and protect the...

Eastern Regional chiefs praise NDPC

In a statement sent to the Ghana News Agency on Thursday, the Chiefs however called for the return of revered Ghanaian cultural values as...

Ghana’s chief development planner lists corruption as topmost enterprise killer in Africa

Addressing the just ended African Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) Summit which ended here, Thompson; Director General of the National Development Planning Commission (NDPC)...
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GAF approves long term policy framework

The approval pursued after the Commission visited the Forces to seek the support of the Commission as part of the main stakeholders in the...
Togbe Afede XIV is also the paramount chief of the Asogli traditional area

In order to unit governments the NDPC will require legal assistance

According to him, when the plan is fully backed by law, it will then becoming binding on successive governments and prevent the frequent changes...

Ghana’s inclusive style to long term planning commended

The delegation is in the country to discuss strategies for domesticating the first 10 years of the AU’s 50-year transformation agenda, known as Agenda...