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GHANA -Promoting Democratic Citizenship to enhance election peace, transparency and credibility in Ghana

Sector: Strengthening civil society

EU Contribution: € 297,104.33 (94.98% of total).

Implementing organisation: Friedrich-Naumann-Stiftung Fur Diefreiheit

Duration: from 06/2010 to 06/2013

Description: The project contributes to peaceful, transparent and credible elections in Ghana through a 3 year (36 months) program of activities to impart knowledge, build skills and cultivate attitudes. A broad-based nation-wide civic and voter education programme shall be implemented to educate Ghanaians on their role, rights and duties as citizens to set the preconditions for credible, free, fair and transparent elections through acceptance of election procedures and election results.

Location : 15 districts selected across the 170 districts within the 10 regions in Ghana; Northern, Upper West, Upper East, Brong Ahafo, Ashanti, Eastern, Volta, Central, Western and the Greater Accra regions