The National Council of the Ecovillage Network Ghana, GEN Ghana and a section of committee heads and members met on the 16th – 18th of April 2016 to discuss outcomes of the GEN Ghana conference held in 2016 and to consolidate decisions made during the Annual General meeting of GEN Ghana.
A strategic plan, the constitution, membership structures, dues, projects and secretariat were some of the issues discussed and decided upon to be able to enhance the growth and development of GEN Ghana.
Also committees were strengthened to be able to support the council in its operational activities.
- A Fundraising committee
- A Policy Advocacy committee
- A technical and Education Committee
- A Membership and Elections Committee
- A Communication and IT Committee.
The workshop resulted in a stronger GEN Ghana working towards achieving impact in its operational and governance activities to ensure effective coordination.
A secretariat was agreed to be established at the Kumasi Institute of Tropical Agriculture (KITA) to coordinate activities of GEN Ghana and to support project implementation
A Fundraising secretariat was also agreed to be established at the Mim Technical Institute to Support fundraising and project sourcing activities of GEN Ghana.
After the workshop, GEN Ghana has come out strong and having an effective functioning wings to effect successful coordination and implementation of projects.