44th Annual General Meeting of the Ghana Institute of Planners (GIP)

Notice is hereby served that the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Ghana Institute of Planners (GIP) will take place per the following schedule:

Theme: Rapid urbanisation and spatial planning challenges in developing economies"
Date: 27th November 2015
Venue: Institute of Local Government Studies, Ogbojo-Madina-Accra
Time: 9am prompt

Participation is open to:
i. All members of the Ghana Institute of Planners
ii. Planning practitioners in the public and private sectors
iii. Invited Sister professional institutions in the built environment
iv. Invited Representatives from allied institutions on the continent of African
v. Invited Representatives of Ministries, Departments and Agencies

i. Professor Kwasi K. Adarkwa, Former Vice Chancellor, KNUST:- Chairman
ii. Hon. Mahama Ayariga, Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation: - Keynote Speaker.
iii. Dr. Alfred O. Vanderpuije, Mayor of Accra:- Guest of Honour
iv. Mr. Kojo Kagyah, Entrepreneur and Artist:- Presentation on Affordable Housing Solutions
v. Mr. Kwadwo Yeboah, Accra Metropolitan Director of Town and Country Planning:- Presentation on Urban Management and Development Control
vi. Tpl. Lekwa Ezuta Olugu (Fnitp), Second Vice President of NITP:- Presentation on “Development Control and Permitting (the case of Nigeria)”

Members are reminded to pay their outstanding dues by this date before the list of “Members of Good Standing” is published. Payments should be made into the Institute’s Account at GCB, Ministries Branch, 1051130001492 or Ecobank Ring Road Branch, 0030024452850901 or at the National and Regional Secretariats.

• For enquiries, please contact Dr. Stephen Yirenkyi – 0244380303,
• Mrs Ruby Quayson - 0247078705/ 0208891887/ oyequayson@gmail.com
• Mohammed Alhassan 0245496917/ alha8@yahoo.com.