The World Bank Group aims to help Ghana sustain economic growth, surpass the goal of halving poverty by 2015, and maintain its middle income status.
The Doing Business Project provides objective measures of business regulations and their enforcement. See where Ghana ranks.
Since its return to a multi-party political system more than two decades ago, Ghana has taken major strides towards democracy, with its judiciary proving independent and generally gaining the trust of Ghanaians. Ghana consistently ranks in the top three for freedom of the press and freedom of speech in Africa, with broadcast media strongest and radio the most far-reaching medium of communication. Thes...
The World Bank’s World Development Report, published annually since 1978, is an invaluable guide to the economic, social, and environmental state of the world today. Each report provides in-depth analysis and policy recommendations on a specific and important aspect of development.
Country Director for Ghana, Liberia and Sierra Leone
Country Program Coordinator for Ghana, Liberia, and Sierra Leone
The World Bank Group’s emergency response to the Ebola crisis helped to stop the spread of infections and improve public health systems throughout West Africa.
IDA, the World Bank’s fund for the poorest, contributes nearly 50% of its funds to 39 African countries.
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In Ghana, the government has made great strides to reform its public procurement system, tackling a variety of legal and civil service issues.