Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development
The Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development exists to promote the establishment and development of a vibrant and well resourced decentralized system of local government for the people of Ghana to ensure good governance and balanced rural based development. This is done through:
The formulation of policies on Governance ( including decentralization policies), Rural/Urban Development and Environmental Sanitation; and Guidelines on the acquisition and use of human and financial resources by Assemblies;
The development of sector plans; and the provision of management advisory services to the Assemblies.
The design and delivery of systems to set targets for and monitor the performance of Assemblies.