Local Economic Development

LOCAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT- LED 

  • Support to LGs through training to incorporate LED activities into Local Government Planning and Budgeting.
  • Support to development of new Industrial/Business parks to promote skilling of women and youth aimed at promotion of employment and wealth creation.
  • Stimulate production with a view of expanding  revenue generated by LGS
  • Cause a paradigm shift within LGs i.e. change from consumptive nature into business orientation and investment
  • Promotion of Private Public Partnerships
  • Support to the development of infrastructure i.e. roads, electricity energy, communication to boost local production and market accessibility
  • Supporting intra-private sector dialogues, cooperation and networks to encourage experience sharing
  • Facilitating private investments through linkages with MDAs and other regulatory authorities