..."Good governance is the biggest challenge our continent faces for the foreseeable future ..."
























 .. Our Scholars ...


... We must make sure our young people have hope. Our future is in their hands ...














“The amount of money lost in Africa is much more than the total amount of aid it receives and that raises some questions...”













... Former President John A Kufuor with AFDB President Akinwumi Adesina at the 3rd Annual Global Panel Meeting...









 ... Former President John A Kufuor with Winners of the Kufuor Scholars Programme...

Latest Event

Kufuor Scholars In A Life-Changing Leadership Camp


The John A. Kufuor Foundation has organized the maiden Youth Leadership Camp for the 14 scholars of the Kufuor Scholars Program, 17 to 29 July 2016. Held in the small town of Bantama, near Atebubu in the Brong Ahafo Region, the camp, a module of the three-year mentoring program, aimed to empower the scholars for future leadership. The scholars were recruited from seven public and private universities in the country for the special awards which honour former President John Agyekum Kufuor.

Opening the camp, Baffour Agyeman-Duah, chief executive officer of the Foundation, emphasized the vision of the founder, former President Kufuor, for selfless and effective leadership to address the challenge of development in Ghana and Africa.Read more

ABOG Group Launches Offsetting Advocacy

March 23, 2016. The John A. Kufuor Foundation and NYCOB Enterprise Consortium in partnership with the Business Sector Advocacy Challenge (BUSAC) Fund (funded by DANIDA, USAID and EU), Environmental Protection Agency, Ghana National Biodiversity Committee and the Forestry Commission have officially launched the Advocacy for Biodiversity Offsetting in Ghana (ABOG) Group and its advocacy activities over the next. Read More


The John A. Kufuor Foundation, an independent, non-partisan development oriented institution inspired by the founder’s vision, has instituted the Kufuor Scholars Programme (KSP) to provide a specialized three (3) year transformational leadership preparation for the Ghanaian youth. The programme targets young people in Ghanaian universities, who have successfully completed first year of studies (Level 100).Read More

CEO's Message


Welcome to the official website of The John A. Kufuor Foundation, and thank you for your interest in what we do. The website lays out the Mission and current projects and the vision for future expanded programs.

Former President John Agyekum Kufuor, throughout his tenure Read More