The Ghana Civil Service under the auspices of the Office of the President is set to celebrate its 2019 Week and Awards Night from 4th to 8th November, 2019.
Dubbed; “Improving Service Delivery to Promote Ghana beyond Aid”, the celebration is to provide a platform for the Civil Service to engage with the public and private sector, and identify potential areas of collaboration for job creation, prosperity and equal opportunity for all Ghanaians.
The program also seeks to recognise the strategic importance of employees of the Civil Service to national development, and to honour their dedicated and selfless service to the public and citizens of Ghana.
According to the service, the Civil Service Week Celebration and Awards seek to Celebrate gallant civil service staff and show appreciation for their dedication to work.
It also intends to deepen trust of citizens in the Civil Service and the public sector in general and sensitise the private sector and citizens on the activities of the Ghana Civil Service, and identify areas of collaboration/partnership.
The celebration will also be used to engage citizens of Ghana with the view to soliciting feedback for policy formulation and also afford members of staff the opportunity to network, exchange experiences/ideas and upgrade their skills on emerging global reforms on development policy and public.
Aside all the above, the celebration will help foster unity and togetherness among members of staff.
Activities lined up for the Celebration are as follows:
Date Time Activities Venue
4th Nov. 9AM Press Launch CLOGSAG Auditorium
5th Nov. 10AM Public Lecture National Theatre
6th Nov. 9AM-5PM Open Day All Ministries & Departments
6th Nov. 9AM-5PM Citizens Engagements Makola, Tema Station, Accra Mall
7th Nov. 8AM-10AM Clean up Exercise Ministries & Departments
7th Nov. 10AM-5PM Health Screening Ministerial enclave
8th Nov. 12 NOON Thanksgiving: Christian & Muslims CLOGSAG Auditorium& Ministries Mosque
8th Nov. 5 PM Civil Service Awards Night Conference Centre
The service-wide programme is expected to attended by Ministers, Chief Directors, Directors and all staff of the various Ministries and Departments in the Civil Service.
The public, private sector, academia, the media and civil society organizations will also play a vital role in the celebration.