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Women To Get 20% Procurement Contracts – Ofori-Atta

As part of measures to help address the impact of COVID-19 on the incomes of women in Ghana, the government says it is activating a policy to have 20 percent of procurement awarded to women.

As part of measures to help address the impact of COVID-19 on the incomes of women in Ghana, the government says it is activating a policy to have 20 percent of procurement awarded to women.

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The Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta, disclosed this today, Thursday, July 29, 2021, when he delivered the Mid-Year fiscal policy review of the budget statement and economic policy of the government in Parliament.

Mr. Ofori-Atta also said women would also be supported with specific capacity-building programs and will be empowered to leverage the gender-sensitive lending policies to be implemented by DBG.

 

Read the Full Text of the Mid-Year Budget Review

 

Final 2021 Mid Year Speech

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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