Latest News

GOVERNMENT FLOOD CONTROL PROGRAMME IMPACTS SEVERAL COMMUNITIES

The Minister for Works and Housing, Francis Asenso-Boakye has recounted the flood mitigations interventions undertaken by the Ministry, which have ultimately impacted several communities that were hitherto vulnerable to the flood menace. Addressing the press yesterday in Accra, the sector Minister disclosed that NFCP has seen flood mitigation measures implemented in several communities in Kuntunse …

AFFORDABLE HOUSING HIGH ON GOVERNMENT’S AGENDA- ASENSO-BOAKYE

The Minister for Works and Housing, Hon.  Francis Asenso-Boakye has reassured of government’s commitment to tackling the increasing national housing deficit that confronts the country especially in urban areas. The sector Minister disclosed that government is currently expediting efforts that will see to the completion of all existing but stalled housing projects dotted across the …

UN-HABITAT TO PARTNER WITH GHANA ON SUSTAINABLE URBANIZATION

The United Nations Human Settlements Programme, UN-Habitat, has renewed its commitment to partner with the government of Ghana in attaining sustainable urbanization and improving climate change adaptation. This came to light when Ghana’s Minister for Housing, Hon. Francis Asenso-Boakye and the Executive Director of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme, UN-Habitat, Her Excellency Maimunah Mohd …

MINISTRY WORKS AND HOUSING TO INTENSIFY SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT GOVERNANCE

The Ministry for Works and Housing has taken delivery of supply chain management library materials from the Knowledge Development Alliance Network of partners as part of efforts to intensify supply chain management governance awareness within the Ministry. The Alliance is made up of the Ghana Library Authority (GhLA), National Lottery Authority (NLA) Professor Douglas Boateng, …

ESTABLISHMENT OF THE GHANA HYDROLOGICAL AUTHORITY CRITICAL TO ADDRESSING FLOODING-ASENSO-BOAKYE

The Minister for Works and Housing, Hon. Francis Asenso-Boakye has expressed the urgent need for a fundamental change in the country’s approach in addressing hydrological challenges in the country. The establishment of the Ghana Hydrological Authority, the sector Minister indicated, would go a long way to enhance existing hydrology, and provide the essential technical leadership …

USE LOCAL MATERIALS TO REDUCE CONSTRUCTION COST – ABDULAI ABANGA

The Deputy Minister for Works and Housing, Hon. Abdulai Abanga has appealed to stakeholders in the built industry to prioritize the use of local building materials in their construction projects. This, the Deputy Minister noted, will go a long way to mitigate the escalating cost of imported construction materials and help boost the country’s economy. …

Public Notice

Right to Information
TRANSACTION ADVISORY SERVICES FOR FEASIBILITY STUDIES
2019 STATISTICAL REPORT
WEEKLY DIGEST

WORKS AND HOUSING DIGEST

THIS WEEK

BI-WEEKLY EDITION

    MISSION

The Ministry of Works and Housing, exists to formulate, monitor and evaluate the implementation of policies, plans and programmes for the sustainable management of public landed properties, drainage and coastal protection works, operational hydrology as well as safe, secure, decent and affordable housing using technical expertise and innovative methods for all people living in the country.

      VISION

Robust and Sustainable Development of Public Works and Housing infrastructure.

The Ministry of Works and Housing is responsible for the initiation and formulation of Government’s policies and programmes for the Housing and Works sub-sectors of the Country.

In line with Sections 11 and 13 of the Civil Service Act 1993, (PNDCL 327), and by Executive Instrument (EI. 28, 2017), the Ministry of Works and Housing is mandated to initiate and formulate policies for the Works and Housing sector, as well as coordinate, monitor and evaluate the implementation of plans, programmes, and performance of the sector for national development.

OUR VIDEOS