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A4AI-Ghana Coalition Action Plan – Outline

I. Introduction and Objectives of Ghana Coalition


II. Priority Themes for Engagement


For each theme, the coalition will delegate a subcommittee to take responsibility for developing the related work.


  • Data collection/research to develop solid evidence for policy decision making — this area of engagement will include research on the following items:
    • USF sustainability and assessment of Fund effectiveness
    • Mapping of Ghana’s infrastructure
    • Be inclusive and consider different groups of population and perspectives (gender analysis; people with disabilities; rural populations)
  • Taxation
  • Infrastructure sharing (in the context of an open access model)
  • Pricing transparency; user awareness of services


III. Proposed Coalition Activities


  • Quarterly face to face meetings
    • June 23, 2014
    • November 11, 2014
  • Thematic workshops/seminars throughout the year
  • Policy proposals development by coalition’s subcommittees
  • Participation in A4AI regional events


IV. Proposed Coalition Work Methods and Tools


  • Moderated e-mail list with coalition members
  • Moderated e-mail work groups for thematic subcommittees responsible for drafting policy proposals
  • Online and face to face meetings (when possible) of thematic subcommittees

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