National Association of Local Authorities of Ghana (NALAG)

What we do

Principal Aims & Objectives

  • Promote the development of Local government administration and decentralisation in Ghana through Advocacy and Lobbying.
  • Protect the rights, privileges and interests of all member District Assemblies as may be affected by existing and future legislation or policies.
  • Assist in maintaining high standards of Local government (Administration) service delivery.
  • Provide a forum for discussion and exchange of ideas, experience and information on matters of mutual interest related to local government and decentralisation.
  • Co-operate with other bodies and agencies both national and international with identical objectives for the promotion of effective and efficient government service delivery.
  • Do all such other lawful things as are incidental or conducive to the attainment of the above objective of the association.

Mechanisms for Achieving Its Aims

NALAG works to achieve its objectives through
  • Advocacy and Lobbying.
  • Training and Capacity Building Activities.
  • Organization of fora/platforms for good governance, leadership and best practices.
  • Research and Development.
  • Networking and Collaboration work.
  • Public Education.
  • Direct Support to District Assemblies.
  • Facilitating City to City Links

Stories , Articles and News Publications

Hon. Hajia Alima Mahama opens Equitable Table Economic Growth Campaign in Cities Programme in Agona Swedru

Aug. 29, 2017
The Minister, Hon. Hajia Alima Mahama (MP) launched the Joint Work Programme (JWP) Equitable Economic Growth Campaign in Cities in Agona Swedru on Tuesday 22nd August, 2017. The programme is a 24-month study under the auspices of Cities Alliance an International Develo...


November 11, 2017:
The National Association of Local Authorities of Ghana (NALAG), is to give motorbikes to all assembly members nationwide.

This is to make it possible for the assembly members to effectively discharge their duties.
NALAG’s President, Felix Men...