The Kufuor years (2001 – 2009): Economic Policies and Achievements

Highlight of Initiatives ▪ Participated in the World Bank/ IMF HIPC Initiative ▪ Signed the Millennium Challenge Corporation, providing $547m for antipoverty programs ▪ Introduced a new 3-year inflationindexed bond ▪ Introduced targeted industrial and agricultural policies to support industry and agriculture. ▪ Constructed over 25000km of roads ▪ Increased minimum wage from US$0.60 to $2.25 ▪ Successfully redenominated the Cedi,…

H.E. John Agyekum Kufuor

It is my pleasure to write this message for our first Annual Report. I am honored to be working alongside a group of dedicated directors and the exceptional leadership team to pursue the vision of the Foundation. After decades of dedicated public service that, by God’s grace, was crowned with the presidency of the Republic…

4th Global Development Lecture

Mo Ibrahim speaks on “Why Governance Matters” The 4th Global Development Lecture Series of the John A. Kufuor Foundation featured Dr. Mo Ibrahim, chairman and founder of The Mo Ibrahim Foundation and a well-known advocate of good governance in Africa. Dr. Ibrahim spoke on the topic “Why Governance Matters.” The event took place on Thursday 20…