Country Profile

Ghana Country Profile

One of the principal attractions of Ghana as an investment destination is its status as one of the most well-governed and stable states in the region. It has been more than two decades since the multiparty system was re-established by a new constitution, and during this time there has been a consolidation of democratic principles, the establishment of greater trust in the nation’s independent judiciary and the development of a vibrant parliament that has proven itself an effective forum for legislative activity.

This chapter includes a viewpoint from President John Dramani Mahama, and interviews with Cecilia Malmström, EU Trade Commissioner, and Alan Yarrow, Lord Mayor of the City of London.