Ghana is overperforming its human development index and has made some progress on transparency, reduction of administrative burden and e-government. Its judiciary and freedom of the press are on top of the region and its income group. The deep seated particularism in public resource allocation is unlikely to disappear soon, however, as transparency of public procurement is very low and civil society, despite some notable exceptions, remains underdeveloped even compared to countries in the same income group.
Selected trends from the Public Integrity Index
Trends in Judicial Independence, Administrative Burden, Freedom of the Press over the past 13 years