|Name of Applicant :||Tarkoradi Butchers Association|
|Title of Action :||Advocacy for imrpoved Slaughter House and Service for butchers|
|Geographical Area :||Western|
|Action ID :||4-065 BTA|
|Action Score :||69%|
|Total cost of Action :||¢250,027,250|
|BUSAC's % of Total cost :||90%|
|Self Financed :||10%|
|Action Duration :||8 months|
|Support from Outreach Facility :||¢0|
|Summary of the proposed Action :||Need for Plan
The constraints that the Takoradi Bucthers Association will like to alleviate or address in-clude;
the lack of a modern slaughter house or abattoir in the Shama Ahanta east Metropolis or the absence of any policy plan to provide a modern abattoir for slaughtering animals.
The 'bad' public perception/image attached to the business (i.e. meat produced by the butehers is classified to be unwholesome).
The end result of this advocacy action is to ensure that the following are achieved.
The Shama Ahanta East Metropolitan Assembly (SAEMA) adopts a comprehenive strategy or policy direction to provide a modern abattoir for the metropoils.
An improved public perception of butchering leading to business growth.
Draft an alternative policy plan on the provision of a modern abattoir for the metropolis.
Orgainse series of meeting with policy makers in SAEMA and the regional coordinating council to dialogue, advocate and negotiate for the adoption of a policy plan towards the provision of a modern slaughter house/abattoir. Conduct media/public campaigns to create awareness on the works of butchers and erode bad perception about their products.