Legal Status and Structure

 

Legal Status 

Maata-N-Tudu Association (MTA) is a legal entity registered and recognized as an NGO under the Ghana Company's Code of 1963 Act 179. It is a company limited by guarantee with registration No. CA-51, 733.

Organisational Structure

General Assembly

The General Assembly is the highest policy making body within MTA and is comprised of representatives of each member group. The General Assembly meets annually.

Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees is the governing body of MTA. It consists of 14 members, 8 of whom are elected from members of MTA, while 6 are appointed based on qualifications. 

Officers of the Association include: 

  • President
  • Vice President
  • Treasurer
  • Vice Treasurer
  • 1 representative from each of the 3 regions
  • 7 individual members nominated on skills, experience and interest in promoting gender-equality