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Centre for Democratic Governance (CDD)

CDD organises stakeholders workshop on IPEP tracker

Participants at a day’s workshop on tracking the implementation of government’s Infrastructure for Poverty Eradication programme (IPEP), have called on politicians particularly at the...
CCD IPEP

CDD Fears IPEPs Takeover for Political Reason

The Ghana Centre for Democratic Development (CDD) has said the prospect for partisan political capture of the government’s Infrastructure for Poverty Eradication Programme (IPEP)...
CHRAJ

CHRAJ Holds 2017 Anti-Corruption Week

The Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) and its partners, will host its 2017 Anti-Corruption Week and National Anti-Corruption (NACAP) conference on...
Local Government Service

Local Government Service Re-affirm Support To DLT

The Local Government Service (LGS) has re-affirmed its unwavering interest and support to the District League Table (DLT) and therefore charged all Metropolitan, Municipal...
CDD

CDD to Give Education on MMDA’s Systems of Budgeting and Planning

The Ghana Centre for Democratic Development (CDD- Ghana) is supporting civil society organisations in 20 selected metropolitan, municipal and district assemblies (MMDAs) to organise...
Ghanaians

Demand accountability from your duty bearers

The Lawra District Assembly has called on the public to endeavour to seek the requisite information and demand accountability from the Assembly and other...
Akufo-Addo

Leading Governance Institute chides Ghana’s Akufo-Addo for ‘over-sized’ government

The Center for Democratic Development (CDD) Ghana criticized here Thursday what it described as “the obscene number of ministers” appointed by President Nana Addo...
CDD

Citizens To Be Involved In MMDAs Planning And Budgeting Process

The Ghana Centre for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana) on Tuesday launched Promoting Social Accountability through Citizens’ Participation in Local Governance Project in Tamale. The Project is...

CDD Identifies 10 Things Nana Addo Must Do

Ten things the Nana Akufo-Addo NPP-led Administration should do in the 1st year of its tenure to deepen accountable and responsive governance in Ghana ...
Ghana's political parties

Concerns about rising party affiliated militia groups

The survey which covered the period of October 14 to 26, 2016 revealed that a “significant minority of Ghanaians claim awareness of political party-affiliated...

Montie III Case: CDD-Ghana Issues Statement

The Ghana Center for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana) has been following closely the ongoing public discourse triggered by the trial, conviction, and incarceration of two...
social media

CDD supports protests on social media ban

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP) John Kudalor, has said the Police Administration was considering a shutdown of social media platforms in a bid to...
vote

84% Ghanaians Don’t Vote On Candidates’ Competences

The CDD report reveals that 84 percent of Ghanaian voters make their choices during elections based on how they can directly benefit from a...
CDD

Leading Research Institutions To Release Findings On Ghana

Running from April 4 to 6 2016, this seminal event brings together Ghana Centre for Democratic Development, The University of Ghana Business School, The...
Parliament house

CDD Ghana urges Parliament to publicize telecoms bill before passage

A statement released here late Thursday and signed by Communications Officer Mina Okuru said the public was not given adequate time to make their...

Ghana District League: Tema Metropolitan top on the list

The Tema Metropolitan Assembly in the Greater Accra Region has topped the 2015 Ghana District League Table (DLT), as the best district with the...
Resilient Africa Network

Resilient Africa Network disseminates Deliberative Poll (DP) results

The poll involved a random, representative sample of the Tamale Metropolitan Area to assess the opinions of the population on issues affecting them. Deliberative Polling...

CDD launched research papers on Social Accountability in Education

The Ghana Center for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana) has launched its research and briefing papers on ?Social Accountability in Education? at a ceremony held in...
CDD

CDD On Talensi Constituency By-Election And Related Violence

The Ghana Center for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana) condemns without reservations the reported violence associated with the just- ended by-election in the Talensi Constituency in...
Teacher

Sandwich programmes promoting teacher absenteeism – CDD

Research conducted by the Centre for Democratic Development (CDD) Ghana, has revealed that sandwich programmes organised for teachers is promoting teacher absenteeism in some...
Prof. Naomi Chazan

CDD To Feature Prof. Naomi Chazan At Kronti Ne Akwamu Lectures

In a move to advance the goal of inclusion in African democracies, the Ghana Center for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana) will feature Prof. Naomi Chazan...
Some of the NPP women who have endorsed Nana Addo

NGO says representation of Ghanaian women in politics low

An Accra-based nonprofit organization said representation of women in key democratic institutions in Ghana is still low. According to local media on Tuesday, the...

African Parliaments should be opened to the public – Alban Bagbin

?Mr Alban Bagbin, the Majority Leader in Parliament, has called on African parliaments to be open to the public to facilitate good democratic governance...
CDD

District level development is a collective effort by all stakeholders – CDD

Mr Awal Mohammed, a Research Officer of the Ghana Centre for Democratic Development(CDD-Ghana ) has observed that development at the District Level involved actors...

CDD places Western Region 4th of developed regions in Ghana

The Western Region ranks fourth on the League Table developed by the Center for Democratic Development (CDD) and the United Nations Children?s Fund UNICEF)...
CDD

Ghanaians asked to pursue peace

The Centre for Democratic Development (CDD)-Ghana urged Ghanaians to dialogue and pursue peace to sustain the growth of the nation?s democracy, but reject violence...
CDD

Nsawam-Adoagyiri tops 2014 DLT

Nsawam-Adoagyiri Municipality in the Eastern Region has been ranked the first on the 2014 District League Table, (DLT), an initiative of the Centre for...
CDD

Late President Mills district worst Developed District

Ekumfi, the District of the late President J.E.A Mills, has been ranked the worst developed in the Central Region according to the 2014 District...
CDD

PWDs Inability to observe parliamentary proceedings is a shame to Ghana

Centre for Democratic Development (CDD), Ghana has noted that inability of physically challenged persons to observe parliamentary proceedings, shows that Ghana?s democracy disempowers socially...