Center for Democratic Development, Ghana (CDD-Ghana): CDD-Ghana is an independent, non partisan and, nonprofit organization based in Accra, Ghana. CDD-Ghana is dedicated to the promotion of society and government based on the rule of law, appropriate checks on the power of the state, and integrity in public administration.
Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA): The Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA) was established in 1961 as one of the key strategic institutions to develop the public administrative system, to provide civil servants with administrative and professional competence, and to plan and administer national, regional and local services. GIMPA’s mission is to maintain a Centre of Excellence for training in public and business administration, by continuously enhancing the capability of middle and top level executives in public and private sectors as well as non-governmental organisations (NGOs) both in Ghana and internationally, to manage their institutions and enterprises efficiently and effectively.
INDEPTH Network: INDEPTH is a global network of health and demographic surveillance systems. Their mission is to harness the collective potential of the world’s community-based longitudinal demographic surveillance initiatives in low- and middle-income countries to provide a better understanding of health and social issues and to encourage the application of this understanding to alleviate major health and social problems.
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST): The mission of KNUST is to provide an environment for teaching, research and entrepreneurship training in Science and Technology for the industrial and socio-economic development of Ghana, Africa and other nations. KNUST also offers service to community, is open to all the people of Ghana and positioned to attract scholars, industrialists and entrepreneurs from Africa and other international community.
University of Cape Coast: The University of Cape Coast is an equal opportunity university uniquely placed to provide quality education through the provision of comprehensive, liberal and professional programs that challenge learners to be creative, innovative, and morally responsible citizens. Through distance learning, it also extends expertise and facilities to train professionals for the education enterprise and business by employing modern technologies. The University constantly seeks alternative ways to respond to changing needs. The institution continues to expand its existing highly qualified academic and administrative staff, offering a conducive environment that motivates them to position the University to respond effectively to the developmental needs of a changing world.
University of Cape Town (UCT): UCT aspires to become a premier academic meeting point between South Africa, the rest of Africa and the world. Taking advantage of expanding global networks and our distinct vantage point in Africa, we are committed, through innovative research and scholarship, to grapple with the key issues of our natural and social worlds. We aim to produce graduates whose qualifications are internationally recognised and locally applicable, underpinned by values of engaged citizenship and social justice. UCT will promote diversity and transformation within our institution and beyond, including growing the next generation of academics.
University of Development Studies (UDS): The University for Development Studies (UDS) was established in 1992 to “blend the academic world with that of the community in order to provide constructive interaction between the two for the total development of Northern Ghana, in particular, and the country as a whole.” The University by its mandate and constituency has a pro-poor focus. This is reflected in its methodology of teaching, research and outreach services. The specific emphasis on practically-oriented, research and field-based training is aimed at contributing towards poverty reduction in order to accelerate national development.
University of Ghana (UG): The University of Ghana was founded in 1948 for the purpose of providing and promoting university education, learning and research. A new strategic plan begun in 2014 positions the University to become a world class research-intensive University over the next decase. Through its research institutes and other centres of learning and research, faculty members are involved in studies that support policy making for national development, often in collaboration with other international institutions.
University of the Witwatersrand (Wits): Wits is internationally distinguished for its excellent research, high academic standards and commitment to social justice. With more than 85% of our research published in accredited international journals, we encourage cross-disciplinary research and collaborate with the best researchers and institutions across the globe.