AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT
  • Agriculture and Agricultural Infrastructure
  • Veterinary Services and Animal Health
  • Food Safety and Food Security
  • Agribusiness Development
  • Rural Development
  • Farm Management
  • Plant Health
  • Fishery
AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT
  • Agriculture and Agricultural Infrastructure
  • Veterinary Services and Animal Health
  • Food Safety and Food Security
  • Agribusiness Development
  • Rural Development
  • Farm Management
  • Plant Health
  • Fishery
AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT
  • Agriculture and Agricultural Infrastructure
  • Veterinary Services and Animal Health
  • Food Safety and Food Security
  • Agribusiness Development
  • Rural Development
  • Farm Management
  • Plant Health
  • Fishery
Environment
  • Coastal & Marine Resources Management
  •  Pollution and Waste Management
  • Watershed Management
  • Climate Change
  • Forestry 
  • Water Resources
  • Management
Environment
  • Coastal & Marine Resources Management
  •  Pollution and Waste Management
  • Watershed Management
  • Climate Change
  • Forestry 
  • Water Resources
  • Management
Social Development
  • Human Resources Development
  • Labor Market Interventions
  • Local Development
  • Education
  • Health
  • Civil Society Strengthening
Social Development
  • Human Resources Development
  • Labor Market Interventions
  • Local Development
  • Education
  • Health
  • Civil Society Strengthening
Economic Development
  • Trade Development
  • Investment Promotion
  • Regional Economic Integration
  • Regional Development
  • Private Sector Development
Economic Development
  • Trade Development
  • Investment Promotion
  • Regional Economic Integration
  • Regional Development
  • Private Sector Development

Technical Assistance to the Ministry of Trade and Industry to support the implementation of the Trade-Related Assistance and Quality Enabling Programme (TRAQUE) in Ghana

Country: Ghana

Sector(s): Economic development

Date: 09/2011 - 06/2015

Client / Beneficiary: NAO Ministry of Trade & Industry

Financing Agency: EDF

Project Value: 1,499,032 €

Description of the project and Services provided:

The overall objective of the project is to facilitate trade and stimulate trade led pro-poor growth through two purposes:
1. Improved trade related capacity and performance of MoTI and related agencies;
2. Support the National Quality Policy and the creation of the related National Quality Infrastructure.

 

Two results must to be achieved during the implementation of this TA:
• Strengthen capacity of MoTI in Trade Policy Analysis and formulation and for the implementation of Trade policies and Trade agreements (including EPA, Economics Partnerships Agreements);
• Assist MoTI in the Implementation of the National Quality Policy and the creation of a performing quality infrastructure covering areas such as metrology, accreditation, standardisation, conformity, certification and regulation. Contribute to the clarification of the institutions’ mandates and the capabilities to control and promote compliance with TBT/SPS requirements, conditioning access to international markets.

Subsectors of activities:

• Trade policy
• Trade facilitation
• Trade negotiations
• Statistic collection and analysis
• TBT Agreement
• SPS (Sanitary and phitosanitary measures)
• Quality Standards