National Commission for Civic Education

The National Commission for Civic Education is an independent, non-partisan governance institution set up under Article 231 of the Constitution of the Republic of Ghana. The Commission works to promote and sustain democracy and inculcate in the Ghanaian citizenry, the awareness of their rights and obligations, through civic education.

The Ghana Center for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana)

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.

IMANI Center for Policy & Education

IMANI Center for Policy & Education is a Think Tank of considerable local and international repute based in Ghana.


UNDP is the UN’s global development network, an organization advocating for change and connecting countries to knowledge, experience and resources to help people build a better life.


UNESCO is the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization. It seeks to build peace through international cooperation in Education, the Sciences and Culture.

Ghana Revenue Authority

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has been established to:

  • Integrate the management of Domestic Tax and Customs
  • Modernise Domestic Tax and Customs operations through the review of processes and procedures
  • Integrate Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and Value Added Tax Service (VATS) into domestic tax operations on functional lines.

Registrar – General’s Department

The Registrar – General’s Department was established under the Ordinance 1950 during the Colonial days. It became a department of the Ministry of Justice and Attorney General in 1961.

Ghana Audit Service

The Ghana Audit Service was set up to promote good governance, transparency, accountability and probity in Ghana’s public financial management system by auditing to recognized international standards and reporting audit results and recommendations to Parliament.

The Ghana News Agency (GNA)

The Ghana News Agency (GNA) was established on March 5, 1957, i.e. on the eve of Ghana’s independence and charged with the “dissemination of truthful unbiased news”. It was the first news agency to be established in Sub-Saharan Africa.