Accra plains irrigation feasibility study for Volta River Authority, Government of Ghana.

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ContributionsVolta River Authority.
LC ClassificationsS616.G4 K34 1964
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The Ghana Irrigation Development Authority (GIDA) was set up in the early sixties when it functioned as Land Planning and Soil Conservation Unit (LPSCU) of the Ministry of Agriculture. In the LPSCU was upgraded to division status in the Ministry and known as the Irrigation.

The study aims at harnessing the water resources of the Volta River for economic development of the plains. Specific objectives of the study are: To review past studies on the APIP. To undertake the feasibility studies for the APIP. To determine the agricultural production potentials of the plains taking into; consideration the return of.

The Government of the Republic of Ghana through the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MOFA) has launched a Transaction Advisory Services contract for the Accra Plains Irrigation. - Aveyime, April 6, GNA - Feasibility study on theacres Accra Plains Irrigation Project has started and it will cover Dawhenya, Akuse.

Manager, Volta Hotel Limited: Edwin Aryitey: Managing Director, Volta Lake Transport Company: Young Agyeman Kyei: Medical Director, VRA Health Services Limited: Dr. Rebecca Acquaah-Arhin (Mrs.) Secondment: Alexandra Accra plains irrigation feasibility study for Volta River Authority (Ms) State Interest and Governance Authority: Mr.

Kwasi Agyeman Prempeh, General Manager, Corporate Affairs: West African. Various irrigation schemes exist under the Ghana Irrigation Development Authority in the study area (Manya Krobo and Tongu districts), but most farmers prefer the private/communal small holder and commercial systems which use the untreated river water for various activities due to inadequate and deteriorated facilities at the various schemes Cited by: 5.

The VRA was established on Ap under the Volta River Development Act, Act 46 of the Republic of Ghana | The Volta River Authority has, sinceharnessed the resources of the Volta River to provide electrical energy for industrial, commercial and domestic use in Ghana, as well as transportation, fishery and recreation.

Starting with a generation capacity of MW, VRA. Our Vision, Mission and Core Values Our Vision. A Model of Excellence for Power Utilities in Africa. Our Mission. We exist to power economies and provide related services; in a safe, reliable and environmentally friendly manner, to add value and raise the living standards of the people of Ghana.

List of Irrigation companies and services in Ghana. Search for Irrigation with Addresses, Phone numbers, Reviews, Ratings and Photos on Ghana Business Directory YK Accra- Ghana, Accra.

EVERGREEN LANDSCAPING AND GARDENING has over 5 years industry experience and also affiliates with the number one government landscaping and. Ghana will host the Volta River Basin Authority (VBA) Ministerial Conference from May 6th to 10th, aimed at deepening the resolve for the sustainable management of the.

of Ghana’s irrigation potential are wildly divergent, ranging from million hectares to slightly more t ha under irrigated cultivation (FAO ; Agodzo and Bobobee ). Three months intensive training in vegetable production under greenhouse and irrigation technology Enhancing Small-Scale Aquaculture Towards Agribusiness Development Ministry of Food and Agriculture and Global Affairs Canada announced a GHC million pilot support to Women’s Farmer-Based Organizations (WFBOs).

A member Board of Directors for the Ghana Irrigation Development Authority was inaugurated in Accra yesterday. The board is expected to lead the process of restructuring and modernisation of. Implementing Agencies: Ministry of Energy, Electricity Company of Ghana, Volta River Authority, ARB Apex Bank, Contact:Andrew T.

Barfour, [email protected] Key Dates Approval Date Jul SOIL G R Ó' U' P 1 Commonly Red or Reddish-Brown, Deep to Moderately Deep, Well Drained, Medium Textured Soils on Uplands and River Terraces. This group includes the Abotakyi, Av.

In this study, the freely available Hydrological Engineering Centre River Analysis System (HEC-RAS) version hydraulic model (U.S.

Army Corps of Engineers, ) was used for the hydrodynamic modelling of the Lower Volta River and its flood plains in order to ascertain the extent of flooding of communities that could occur from dam releases. Ghana is drained by three main river systems; the Volta basin, the southwestern basins and the coastal basins river systems, which respectively co 22 and 8 percent of the total area of Ghana (Figure 1).

The Volta River system is shared with Côte d’Ivoire, Burkina Faso, Togo, Benin and Mali. The total annual runoff for Ghana is about billion m3 out of which the Volta, South-western and Coastal Rivers Systems contribute a total of billion m3 in the proportions of %, % and % respectively (WARM Study, ).

BASIC DISCRIPTION OF SOME MAJOR RIVER BASINS IN GHANA. Local Cooperating Partners. The Water Resources Commission has over the years established partnerships for cooperation with a number of local organisations in order to facilitate the achievement of its roles and functions.

The Bui Dam is a megawatt (, hp) hydroelectric project in is built on the Black Volta river at the Bui Gorge, at the southern end of Bui National project is a collaboration between the government of Ghana and Sino Hydro, a Chinese construction uction on the main dam began in December Its first generator was commissioned on 3 Mayand the dam.

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Safi Sana Ghana Ltd at Ashiaman in the Greater Accra, Ghana. Safi Sana, established inis located in the Ashaiman Municipal Assembly in the Greater Accra region of Ghana and operates under Public–Private Partnership between investors from Netherlands and the Ashaiman Municipal Assembly in a build–operate–transfer (BOT) agreement.

Get Volta River Authority Jobs, ghana web, business Ghana, vra, ecg Ghana, electricity company of Ghana, business ghana jobs, latest jobs in Ghana. The study assessed the performance and state of irrigation water delivery structures in six (6) irrigation schemes of Northern Ghana. The schemes were Tono, Vea, Doba Libga, Bontanga and Golinga.

Volta River Authority. Feasibility Study and Support for 04th February, Deadline: 14th February, Consultancy Services (firm Selection) Ghana Meteorological Agency Consulting Service for the Development of a Website for the Ghana Resilient and Integrated Development Project (GARID) The Ministry of Works and Housing has.

Table Identified Soil Groups in the Volta River Basin of Ghana Table Characteristics of the Zones Table Major landuse types in the Volta basin of Burkina (hectares) Table Erosion Hazards of the Volta Basin in Ghana Table Rate of Occupation of.

Ghana Irrigation Development Authority (GIDA); the Volta River Authority (VRA); the Bui Power Authority; and the GLOWA Volta Project for the provision of data. The Water Evaluation And Planning (WEAP) modeling was greatly assisted by the Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI), who provided a version of the model prepared for the Volta which we.

billion m3 originate from Ghana. Of this, the Volta River accounts for 68 % of the run off.1 The water resources of Ghana, synonymous to a large extent with the Volta River, and their associated industries dominate a large part of the economic life of the country 2.

Ghana is also endowed with ground and marine water resources. The ground water.

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Head Office No. E/3, Modibo Keita Close, East Ridge. Ministries Post Office, Accra. Tel: ++Fax: + Volta River Authority. Consultancy Services For Feasibility Study For Accra-kumasi Transmissi Ghana Grid Co.

Ltd. (GRIDCO) The Government of Ghana has received financing from KfW Development Bank towards the cost of the energy sector development and intends to apply part of the proceeds for consulting services. Ghana Irrigation Development Authority, Ministries, Accra.

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Welcome to the official facebook page of the Ghana Irrigation Development Authority. Mills Completes Bui Dam Professor John Evans Atta Mills continues to confound his critics with his extraordinary accomplishments within the last forty months that he has been in office as President.A CASE STUDY OF THE ORIGINS, OBJECTIVES AND CONSEQUENCES OF GHANA'S VOLTA RIVER PROJECT Kofi Adlai Boateng B.A., University of Ghana, Legon, Accra, A THESIS SUBMITTED IN PARTIAL FULFILLMENT OF THE REQUIREMENTS FOR THE DEGREE OF MASTER OF ARTS (COMMUNICATION) in the Department of Communication @ Kofi Adlai Boateng .GHANA NOT FOR SALE OR CIRCULATION Chapter 6 Ghana In the government accepted recommendations for the Ghanaian power sector to restructured á la the standard model of reform.

The vertically integrated Volta River Authority (VRA) would be unbundled into a separate transmission and system operations company, VRA would retain generation.