We are the first generation in human history with the unique opportunity to end extreme poverty. Such is our challenge, and such is our opportunity.
In my convictions, it is doable and it is within our reach.
Statement by H.E. John Dramani Mahama at the 70th session of the United Nations General Assembly
Ghana is considered one of the bright lights of Africa, a place that was once derisively referred to as the dark continent. The nation boasts a strong stable democracy, with an economy that has been(...)
John Dramani Mahama in Brussels: Addressing fragility in Africa
There is one critical issue that has become topical in the world and that is inequality. As the economy grows, some people are being left behind and that becomes a critical question. People take up(...)
This year’s Global Competitiveness Report, issued by the World Economic Forum, ranks Ghana 56th in the world for its capacity for innovation. In 2008, we occupied the 130th place in the same hierarchy. In just 7 years we moved upward 74 places! To some, this may look like a miracle. To me, it’s the fulfillment of a long held dream. And let me assure you: we won’t stop here!