Live Streaming of 70th Annual New Year School and Conference

Starting January 15, 2019 - Ending January 15, 2020

The 70th Annual New Year School and Conference is ongoing. 

Please find below links to access the live-stream for the various sessions:

 

70th Annual New Year School and Conference - Lecture Day 4 

Morning 9:00 am (17/1/2019)

Topic: Improving the Electoral Process for Democratic Consolidation

SpeakerDr. Kwadwo Afari Gyan - Former Chairman, Electoral Commission

DiscussantDr Emmanuel Akwetey - Executive Director, Institute for Democratic Governance (IDEG)

Streaming Linkhttps://youtu.be/LXjrY8-AoLU

 

 

70th Annual New Year School and Conference - Panel Discussion Day 4

Morning 11:30am (17/1/2019)

Topic:  30 years of Decentralisation: Challenges and Prospects

Speakers:

Ing. Dr. Nana Ato Arthur - Head, Local Government Service

Dr. Esther Ofei-Aboagye - Consultant and former Director, Institute of Local Government Studies

Dr. Eric Oduro Osae  - Dean of Studies and Research, Institute of Local Government Studies

ChairpersonHon. Hajia Alima Mahama - Minister, Local Government & Rural Development

Streaming Linkhttps://youtu.be/UnU_GPI8sj0

 

70th Annual New Year School and Conference - Open Forum Day 4 Afternoon

Open Forum - Moderator:

Hon. Hajia Alima Mahama - Minister, Local Government & Rural Development

Closing Ceremony

ChairpersonProf. Samuel Kwame Offei - Pro-Vice Chancellor, Academic and Student Affairs (ASA), UG

Streaming Linkhttps://youtu.be/f9lJ6SFinTI

 

 

70th Annual New Year School and Conference - Panel Discussion Day 3

Morning 9:10 am (16/1/2019)

Topic: Political Vigilantism and Ghana's Democracy

Panelists:

Dr Emmanuel Kwesi Aning - Director: Faculty of Academic Affairs and Research (FAAR) Kofi Annan International Peace Keeping Training Centre (KAIPTC)

Mr Ivor Greenstreet - Lawyer, Former CPP General Secretary, 2016 Flag-bearer CPP

Chairman

Mr Sidney Casely-Hayford - The New Ghanaian, McCarthy Hill

Streaming Linkhttps://youtu.be/_n2SPiYfGrk

 

70th Annual New Year School and Conference - Panel Discussion Day 3

Afternoon 2:30 pm (16/1/2019)

Topic: Building a Stronger Civil Society for Effective Accountability 

Panelists

Mr Ace Anan Ankomah - Managing Partner, Bentsil-Enchil, Lesta and Ankomah

Miss Josephine Nkrumah - Chairperson, National Commission on Civic Education (NCCE)

Chairman:  Prof Henry Kwasi Prempeh - Executive Director, Centre for Democratic Development (CDD)

Streaming Link : https://youtu.be/Aag9aB_AVQ4

 

70th Annual New Year School and Conference - Panel Discussion Day 2

Morning 9:00 am

Topic: The Judiciary and Democratic Consolidation

Speakers: Mr. Kofi Abotsi - Legal Practitioner, Accra

Her Ladyship Justice Sophia O.A. Adinyira - Justice of the Supreme Court Judicial Service

Chairman: Prof. Henrietta Mensa-Bonsu: University of Ghana Law School

Streaming Link: https://youtu.be/iV4GxC4Bq1g

 

70th Annual New Year School and Conference - Lecture Day 2

Morning 11:15am

Topic: Strengthening Anti-Corruption State Institutions in Ghana

Speaker: Mr. Joseph Akanjolenur Whittal - Commissioner, Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ)

Discussant: Mr Vitus Azeem - Former Executive Director, Ghana Integrity Initiative.

Streaming Link: https://youtu.be/wRRwRa8KwrQ

 

70th Annual New Year School and Conference - Lecture Day 2

Afternoon 2pm

Topic: Investigative Journalism, Corruption and Sustainable Development.

Speaker: Prof. Audrey Gadzekpo - Dean, School of Information & Communication Studies, UG

Discussant: Mr. Yaw Boadu-Ayeboafoh - Chairman, National Media Commission

Streaming Link: https://youtu.be/4hsC6hwRb1M

 

Please click here to access the Opening Ceremony which took place yesterday, Monday, January 14, 2019.

Please click here to access the Presentation for Monday, January 14, 2019.

 

Panel Discussion – 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm 

Topic: Effective Legislative Oversight for Countervailing Authority

Speakers: Honourable Osei Kyei Mensah Bonsu (Majority Leader, Parliament of Ghana)

Honourable Haruna Iddrisu (Minority Leader, Parliament of Ghana)

Streaming Link: https://youtu.be/D5EBhbMIUIo

 

Lecture 4:15pm – 6:15pm

Topic: Beyond Election Machines: Building Stronger Political Parties for Democratic Consolidation

Speaker: Professor Ransford Gyampo, Director – Centre for European Studies, UG.

Discussant: Mr. Peter Mac Manu – Board Chairman, Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority

Streaming Link: https://youtu.be/rvNUiJ5FAhw

 

Members of the university community and the public are invited to join the other sessions of the School which takes place at ISSER Conference facility. Please note however that only registered and fully paid participants are entitled to conference materials and meals.

Registration is open and individuals and organizations interested in participating may contact the organisers at 0243101179.

Please click here for the 70th ANYSC Brochure