The shock caused by the COVID-19 pandemic had great impacts on Ghanaian firms, forcing businesses to reduce staff hours, cut wages, & lay off workers.
Ghana Health Service (GHS) and UNDP are extending public outreach and awareness on coronavirus to vulnerable populations.
Promoting partnerships & leveraging digital innovations to accelerate SDGs achevement in Ghana.
UNDP has supported the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital to locally produce hand sanitizers to reduce the risk of COVID-19 infection in health facilities in Ghana..
Ghana made progress on poverty reduction over time but inequality needs to be addressed.
The results provide critical information to monitor the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on businesses in Ghana.
Watch how UNDP is supporting Ghana to accelerate sustainable development.

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Population in million in 2016


Poverty rate (in 2012) down from 52.6% (in 1991) per World Bank


GNI per capita per the 2016 HDR


Human Dev. Index per the 2016 HDR

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