Programme Estimates by Ministry of Trade & Industry They are in the framework of direct decentralised operations, implemented directly by MoTI Programme Unit/Team
Technical Assistance to MoTI and other implementers The assistance is designed to advice the beneficiary in the implementation of the activities of the TRAQUE Programme, in terms of technical capacity and administrative support during the project lifetime.
Grant Agreements Four grant agreements have been awarded to 4 different Institutions in Ghana: the Ghana Export Promotion Authority (GEPA), the National Board for Small Scale Industries (NBSSI), the Ghana Standards Authority (GSA) and the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA).
Scope of the grants is to enhance the capacity of the agencies to serve their clients in areas related to international and regional exports and in understanding and overcoming their TBT and SPS challenges, as well as strengthening the competences in standards and food safety in line with the national quality policy requirements. Subjects include Standards and Quality processes, quality chain requirements, direct support actions to private sector.
Supplies The TRAQUE programme is providing technical equipment to 28 laboratories of main quality institutions (e.g. the National Metrology Institute, the Plant Protection & Regulatory Services Directorate, the Accra Veterinary Laboratory, the Food Research Institute), including some minor renovation works and specific training for instruments installation and maintenance.