PESA Editorial - Ghana - 2Q2018/19

Developmental Impact of Ghana-Sino Relations

For centuries trade has been the driver in the discovery of new worlds across the globe. Many European countries ventured into dangerous expeditions in search of wealth and raw materials to support the development of their own countries.

Ghana Land Reform and Rural Tranformation Overview

Ghana Land Reform and Rural Transformation Overview

Ghana has tried to fuse the western style of democratic governance with African traditional administration to create a unique political regime based on democratic rule and application of traditional laws. The Ghanaians are at liberty to either apply the traditional land system or to apply the enacted laws and policies.

Impact of Political Uncertainty on Ghanaian Growth

Impact of Political Uncertainty on Ghanaian Growth

Ghana once again successfully and peacefully transferred political power from the National Democratic Congress – which was in power from 2008 to 2016 – to the New Patriotic Party (NPP) on 7 December 2016. This saw former Minister of Foreign Affairs Nana Akufo-Addo become President; further confirming Ghana’s reputation as a beacon of democracy on the continent, and one of the most politically stable countries in the West African region.