About Us

Our vision is to ensure a free, peaceful, and well-governed democracy in Ghana and in other parts of Africa.


Our Mission

To promote and deepen democratic consolidation, good governance and inclusive growth and development.

Who We Are

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.