Under the leadership of Dr. Fred Dzanku, one of the co-applicants for the r4d Curbing IFFs Research Project, the research team from Ghana participated in the Research Workshop at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva on the 14th and 15th February 2019. The team made some significant contributions to the success of … Continue reading Contributions of the Ghana Team | Curbing IFFs Research Workshop, 14-15 February 2019
Watch this video to hear about our internal Research Workshop and Public Panel Discussion Event, titled ‘Taxation and Development: Addressing Illicit Financial Flows in Commodity Trade’.
On the 14th and 15th February 2019, the Curbing IFFs research project hosted an international research workshop at the Graduate Institute, in Geneva. The two-day event involved our research teams from Ghana, Laos and Switzerland presenting their preliminary research findings and discussing next steps with our Advisory Group. The workshop also included an expert panel … Continue reading Research Workshop on 14-15 February 2019
On Tuesday 6th November 2018, the President of Ghana, Nana Akufo-Addo, opened the Ghana Commodity Exchange (GCX), a platform for buying and selling listed agricultural commodities. It is the first of its kind in West Africa, and one of three on the African continent, and is meant to make Ghana the agricultural hub of the … Continue reading Reflections on Ghana’s Commodity Exchange
The interview was conducted in French and can be found by clicking here. On August 6, 2018, Professor Gilles Carbonnier, the main applicant for this r4d research project, was interviewed by Anouk Henry from RTS, a Swiss public broadcasting organization. The interview took place in the wake of the ‘Ghana Beyond Aid’ campaign launched by President … Continue reading How can Ghana leverage its strengths to move beyond aid: Prof. Carbonnier talks to RTS