At CDD-Ghana, our mission is to promote and deepen democratic consolidation, good governance, and inclusive growth and development.

Our Work

The Ghana Center for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana) is an independent, not-for-profit research and advocacy think tank, working to advance democracy, good governance, and inclusive economic growth. CDD-Ghana works to complement the broader objectives of strengthening democratic governance, the principles of popular participation and the demand for public accountability. The Center harnesses the power of evidence-based research, ideas, partnerships to encourage dialogue, inform and influence public policy.

Upcoming Events

september, 2022

Videos

Video Playlist
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#Data4GovAfrica Stakeholder Engagement on Governance, Democracy, and Human Rights in Africa
#Data4GovAfrica Stakeholder Engagement on Governance, Democracy, and Human Rights in Africa
01:19:58
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#Data4GovAfrica Stakeholder Engagement on Governance, Democracy, and Human Rights in Africa
#Data4GovAfrica Stakeholder Engagement on Governance, Democracy, and Human Rights in Africa
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Democracy Month - "The People"
Democracy Month - "The People"
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The People Teaser
The People Teaser
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What is conflict of interest?
What is conflict of interest?
02:59
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Democracy Month 2022
Democracy Month 2022
01:51
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Prof Gyimah-Boadi raises questions about OSP-Labianca saga
Prof Gyimah-Boadi raises questions about OSP-Labianca saga
03:19
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&#039Youth Speaks Series II   Enhancing Youth Participation in Local Governance&#039
'Youth Speaks Series II Enhancing Youth Participation in Local Governance'
07:57
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24th Anniversary Highlights
24th Anniversary Highlights
03:20
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2nd Public Release of Afrobarometer R9 Survey in Ghana
2nd Public Release of Afrobarometer R9 Survey in Ghana
02:13
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Highlights of 2022 Data Fair
Highlights of 2022 Data Fair
03:32
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Highlights of First Public Release of Afrobarometer R9 Ghana Survey Findings
Highlights of First Public Release of Afrobarometer R9 Ghana Survey Findings
02:45
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Economy, taxation, and public service delivery: Highlights from Afrobarometer R9 survey in Ghana
Economy, taxation, and public service delivery: Highlights from Afrobarometer R9 survey in Ghana
01:58:09
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Press Conference and Launch of the "Citizens&#039 Coalition&#039.
Press Conference and Launch of the "Citizens' Coalition'.
01:36:59
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Are you a danger to the LGBTQ+ Community in Ghana?
Are you a danger to the LGBTQ+ Community in Ghana?
01:01
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"Expectations vs. Reality - Navigating the Unique Composition of the 8th Parliament"
"Expectations vs. Reality - Navigating the Unique Composition of the 8th Parliament"
11:36
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Highlights of key findings on Ghana’s ESMTDP 2018-2021
Highlights of key findings on Ghana’s ESMTDP 2018-2021
01:50
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Launch & Dissemination of Research Report on Ghana&#039s ESMTDP (2018-2021)
Launch & Dissemination of Research Report on Ghana's ESMTDP (2018-2021)
02:10:58
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#CDDRTD on "Navigating the Unique Composition of the 8th Parliament"
#CDDRTD on "Navigating the Unique Composition of the 8th Parliament"
02:34:03
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Joy Change-Speakers Series II: Energy, Economic Management and Political Space – Kwaku Awotwi
Joy Change-Speakers Series II: Energy, Economic Management and Political Space – Kwaku Awotwi
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Joy Change-Speakers Series II: Our Political Parties vs. Democracy – Prof H. Prempeh
Joy Change-Speakers Series II: Our Political Parties vs. Democracy – Prof H. Prempeh
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“Sustaining Democratic Resilience in The Context of Erosion: Lessons from Europe and Africa”
“Sustaining Democratic Resilience in The Context of Erosion: Lessons from Europe and Africa”
02:27:57
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Increasing Security Consciousness of Citizens in Border Communities (English Version)
Increasing Security Consciousness of Citizens in Border Communities (English Version)
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Increasing Security Consciousness of Citizens in Border Communities (Twi Version)
Increasing Security Consciousness of Citizens in Border Communities (Twi Version)
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Increasing Security Consciousness of Citizens in Border Communities (Ewe Version)
Increasing Security Consciousness of Citizens in Border Communities (Ewe Version)
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Promoting Accountability & Development in Ghana’s Mining Districts through the MDDS Project
Promoting Accountability & Development in Ghana’s Mining Districts through the MDDS Project
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Join the Citizens Speak townhall meetings and have a say in the decision making for your district.
Join the Citizens Speak townhall meetings and have a say in the decision making for your district.
01:09
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Happy International Women&#039s Day from all of us at the Center.
Happy International Women's Day from all of us at the Center.
01:50
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Promoting Use of Evidence in Policy-Making: Exploring CDD-Ghana&#039s E4D Project
Promoting Use of Evidence in Policy-Making: Exploring CDD-Ghana's E4D Project
03:14
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CDD-Ghana&#039s E4D Project holds National Multi-Stakeholder Forum
CDD-Ghana's E4D Project holds National Multi-Stakeholder Forum
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Research Report Dissemination - Impact of Traditional Leaders’ Endorsement of Election Candidates
Research Report Dissemination - Impact of Traditional Leaders’ Endorsement of Election Candidates
01:57:50
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LIVE: Launch of the book: &#039Notes from the Public Square&#039
LIVE: Launch of the book: 'Notes from the Public Square'
01:24:31
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2021 at CDD-Ghana - A Recap
2021 at CDD-Ghana - A Recap
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Webinar: China-Africa Relations Tuesday, October 5
Webinar: China-Africa Relations Tuesday, October 5
01:30:37
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The Coalition of Professors, Legal Minds and Human Rights Activists against Anti-LGBTQ Bill
The Coalition of Professors, Legal Minds and Human Rights Activists against Anti-LGBTQ Bill
01:25:04
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Highlights of Findings from CDD-Ghana&#039s 2021 Local Government Survey
Highlights of Findings from CDD-Ghana's 2021 Local Government Survey
01:14:15
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Check out this excerpt of Mr. David Ofosu-Dorte (Senior Partner, AB & David) from our last #CDDRTD.
Check out this excerpt of Mr. David Ofosu-Dorte (Senior Partner, AB & David) from our last #CDDRTD.
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Check out this excerpt of Hon. Oppong Nkrumah from our #CDDRTD.
Check out this excerpt of Hon. Oppong Nkrumah from our #CDDRTD.
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Ghanaians share their views on how judgment debt in Ghana can be managed
Ghanaians share their views on how judgment debt in Ghana can be managed
02:10
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Excerpt of Deputy Attorney General Hon. Diana Asonaba Dapaah&#039s opening remarks…
Excerpt of Deputy Attorney General Hon. Diana Asonaba Dapaah's opening remarks…
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#CDDRTD on International Public Agreements & Judgement Debts
#CDDRTD on International Public Agreements & Judgement Debts
02:44:37
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Ghanaians share their views on the state of democracy in Africa
Ghanaians share their views on the state of democracy in Africa
02:27
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Democracy Capture and the Rise of the Shadow State in Africa
Democracy Capture and the Rise of the Shadow State in Africa
02:18:08
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Ghanaians rate the level of accountability in Ghana, on a scale of 1-10?
Ghanaians rate the level of accountability in Ghana, on a scale of 1-10?
02:09
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Highlights of Findings from CDD-Ghana&#039s 2020 Post-Election Survey
Highlights of Findings from CDD-Ghana's 2020 Post-Election Survey
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CDDat23 Anniversary Month Round-up
CDDat23 Anniversary Month Round-up
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Highlights from the #CDDRTD on &#039The Trouble with our Democracy: A Youth Perspective&#039
Highlights from the #CDDRTD on 'The Trouble with our Democracy: A Youth Perspective'
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Join us today: #CDDRTD on &#039The trouble with our democracy: The youth perspective&#039.
Join us today: #CDDRTD on 'The trouble with our democracy: The youth perspective'.
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CDD-Ghana connects Parliamentary Monitoring Organizations across West Africa
CDD-Ghana connects Parliamentary Monitoring Organizations across West Africa
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WAYLead Fellows discuss the importance of effective communication and self-presentation
WAYLead Fellows discuss the importance of effective communication and self-presentation
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