How can Ghana leverage its strengths to move beyond aid: Prof. Carbonnier talks to RTS


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

Prof. Carbonnier delivers opening speech at the launch of Responsible Mining Index at the Graduate Institute, Geneva


On 11 April 2018, the Responsible Mining Foundation organised an event to mark the launch of the Responsible Mining Index (RMI). This Index is designed to assess the policies and practices of 30 large-scale mining companies, revealing how well they are performing on economic development, environmental, social and governance issues. In his opening speech Prof. Gilles … Continue reading Prof. Carbonnier delivers opening speech at the launch of Responsible Mining Index at the Graduate Institute, Geneva

Media reports on the IFFs Research Workshop held in Accra, Ghana


Below are some links to news items on the  IFFs research workshop held in Accra, Ghana: https://www.myjoyonline.com/business/2018/March-9th/isser-partners-top-institutions-to-find-better-methods-of-tracking-illicit-financial-flows.php http://www.ghananewsagency.org/economics/expert-advocates-domestic-resource-mobilisation-to-speed-development-129648 https://www.ghanagrio.com/news/422741-gra-calls-for-stronger-collaboration-between-academia-and-industry.html  

Research Workshop on Commodity Trade-related Illicit Financial Flows Conducted in Accra, Ghana


On Thursday 8th March 2018, a research seminar on “Improving Resource Governance to Finance Development: Curbing Illicit Financial Flows (IFFs)” was held at Alisa Hotel in Accra. It was organized by the Institute for Statistical Social Economic Research (ISSER) in collaboration with Centre on Conflict, Development and Peace Building (CCDP), Graduate Institute of International and … Continue reading Research Workshop on Commodity Trade-related Illicit Financial Flows Conducted in Accra, Ghana