Archive for Author: Adminz

COMMUNITY CARE

The Department is mandated to monitor the activities of Non-Profit Organisations (NPOs), support the less privileged through the LEAP cash transfer programme and 3% Disability Fund disbursement. It is also responsible for the general administration of the LEAP programme from targeting to enrolment and cash transfer. The objective was...

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HOSPITAL WELFARE

This report covers the services that were undertaken by the Department of Social Welfare in collaboration with the St. Joseph Hospital, Effiduase – Koforidua to clients who needed them for their existence. These services embodied the Core Programs of the Department in the hospital environment for the survival...

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FOOD HYGIENE SENSITISATION SEMINAR

On Thursday, 19th October, 2023, a one-day seminar was held in the municipality for food/drink handlers. The seminar was held at the community Center (the Old Assembly block), Effiduase and it started at 9:00 am. Participants were carefully selected from the various zones in the Municipality for the...

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HOUSEHOLD TOILET PROMOTION AND CONSTRUCTION

The promotion and construction of household toilets has been one of the major activities of the Environmental Health Unit of the municipal assembly. The unit embarked on a vigorous sensitization and promotion of household toilets. The Unit engaged Landlords and Landladies in a series of health education on...

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PAUPER DEATH

Pauper Death On 11th October, 2023, dead body of a woman, believed to be homeless and aged between 40 to 45 years was found behind Odomankoma block factory at Asokore. The name of the deceased was unknown but People staying nearby gave an account that the woman was seen...

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SUFFOCATION

Suffocation On 9th  October, 2023 at around 9:30am, a distressful incident involving the suffocation of three (3) individuals, occurred at PBC workshop at Effiduase, Akwadum Road. The victims were identified as technical experts contracted by the management of PBC workshop in Koforidua, tasked with maintenance works on fuel reservoir...

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EASTERN COMMODITY SATELLITE MARKET FAIR

The department also took part in the annual Eastern Commodity Satellite Market Fair which took place at the Appenteng Hall, Koforidua from 3rd – 5th October 2023. Selected farmers from the Municipality exhibited various commodities ranging from Bee and Honey products, Pomade and Shower gel made from cocoa...

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 Purpose of Monitoring and Evaluation for Third Quarter 2023

The Municipal Planning and Coordinating Unit (MPCU) conducted Monitoring and Evaluation for the Third Quarter and the purpose was; To provide Programme or Project Management Staff and other Stakeholders with information on whether progress is being made towards achieving stated objectives. To increase Programme or Project Accountability to Donors...

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COMMUNITY CARE

INTRODUCTION It captures activities undertaken and the results achieved in the 3- core programmes of Justice Administration, Child and Family Welfare, and Community Care which were aimed at mainstreaming the vulnerable, disadvantaged and Persons with Disability (PWDs) into society.  COMMUNITY CARE The Department is mandated to monitor the activities...

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JUSTICE ADMINISTRATION

Activities that are carried out under this programme include:  Court work, writing and submission of Social Enquiry Reports. The Department works with the Juvenile/Family Tribunal on cases that are brought to the Court. There were fourteen (14) sittings during the quarter under review. Ten (10) cases were handled during...

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