Global civil society activity in Ghana

Ghana, officially the Republic of Ghana, is a country in West Africa. It abuts the Gulf of Guinea and the Atlantic Ocean to the south, sharing borders with Ivory Coast in the west, Burkina Faso in the north, and Togo in the east. Ghana covers an area of 238,535 km2 (92,099 sq mi), spanning diverse biomes that range from coastal savannas to tropical rainforests. With nearly 31 million inhabitants, Ghana is the second-most populous country in West Africa, after Nigeria. The capital and largest city is Accra; other major cities are Kumasi, Tamale, and Sekondi-Takoradi.

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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

20 years

Ghana is ranked #76 over a 20 year period,
with 334 meetings since 2001.


Ghana is ranked #57 in 2021, with 10 meetings.

Organizations based in Ghana

Organisation of African Trade Union Unity - Accra
African Federation of Women Entrepreneurs - Accra
Symposium of Episcopal Conferences of Africa and Madagascar - Accra
West African Examinations Council - Accra
African Materials Research Society - Accra
African Physical Society - Accra
West African Insurance Companies Association - Accra
African Theological Fellowship - Akropong-Akuapem
African Hockey Federation - Accra
West African Archeological Association - Legon
African Security Sector Network - Accra
African Evaluation Association - Accra
Pan African Organization for Sustainable Development - Accra
All-Africa Students Union - Accra
Pan African Writers Association - Accra
Union for African Population Studies - Accra
West African Commission on Drugs - Accra
African Health Economics and Policy Association - Accra
West African Science Service Center on Climate Change and Adapted Land Use - Accra
Global Shea Alliance - Accra
UNU Institute for Natural Resources in Africa - Accra
Regional Maritime University, Accra - Accra
Fishery Committee for the Eastern Central Atlantic - Accra
West African Monetary Institute - Accra
West Africa Action Network on Small Arms - Accra

View More profiles (130) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Ghana

2024 Joint Conference / World CongressInternational Cost Engineering CouncilAfrica Association of Quantity Surveyors

2023 World ConferenceInternational Council for Traditional Music - Legon

2023 Biennial ConferenceInternational Society for Markets and Development - Accra

2022 African Conference on Emergency MedicineAfrican Federation for Emergency Medicine - Accra

2022 Annual General and Scientific MeetingWest African College of Physicians - Accra

Past Events in Ghana

2022 World Teak Conference – International Union of Forest Research OrganizationsFood and Agriculture Organization of the United NationsInternational Teak Information Network
2022 Triennial Conference – Commonwealth Magistrates' and Judges' Association - Accra
2022 Regional Youth Summit on Political Transitions in the ECOWAS Sub-Region – West Africa Network for Peacebuilding - Accra
2022 Global Conference of Sickle Cell Disease Organizations – Global Alliance of Sickle Cell Disease Organizations - Accra
2021 Conference on Trade Promotion Organizations – International Trade Centre - Accra
2021 Stakeholders Conference – Regional Network of Agricultural Policy Research Institutes - Accra
2021 Biennial Congress – Society of Neuroscientists of Africa - Accra
2021 General Assembly and Conference – African Council for Distance Education - Accra
2021 Annual Conference – Pan-African Mosquito Control Association - Accra
2021 World Teak Conference – International Union of Forest Research OrganizationsFood and Agriculture Organization of the United NationsInternational Teak Information Network
2021 Social Justice and Equity for Health in Africa – African Forum for Research and Education in Health - Kumasi
2021 Conference – International Association for the Study of Forced Migration - Accra
2021 General Conference – Association of African Universities - Accra
2021 Conference – African Library and Information Associations and Institutions - Accra
2021 Conference – Association of Insurers and Reinsurers of Developing CountriesAssociation of Insurance Supervisory Authorities of Developing Countries

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