This Right to Information (RTI) Manual is pursuant to the provisions of the recently passed Act, (Act 989) by Parliament and assented to by the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo-Addo. The Act gives substance to the constitutional right to information provided under Article 21 (1) (f) of the Constitution, enabling citizens access to official information held by government institutions, and the qualifications and conditions under which the access may be obtained. In accordance with Section 80, the Act applies to information which came into existence before, or which will come into existence after the commencement of the Act.
1.1 Purpose of Manual – To inform/assist the public on the organizational structure, responsibilities and activities of the Ministry of Lands & Natural Resources, MLNR and provide the types of information and classes of information available at MLNR, including the location and contact details of its information officers and units.
Directorates and Departments under MINISTRTY OF LANDS & NATURAL RESOURCES
This section describes the institution’s vision and mission and lists the names of all Directorates and Departments under the institution, including the description of organizational structure, responsibilities, details of activities and classes and types of information accessible at a fee.
Excel in the management of land, forest, wildlife and mineral resources by well-trained, disciplined and motivated staff through the delivery of client-oriented services.
The Ministry exist to ensure the sustainable management and utilization of Ghana’s lands, forests, wildlife and mineral resources for socio-economic growth and development. click on the link for more information. 2022-RTI-Manual-Report.pdf