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Republic of GHANA

Republic of GHANA

Flag or logo since 1966-02-28
Republic of GHANA (en)
Emblem or Symbol

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo
(ruler of GHANA since 2017-01-07)
Official languages:()
Official relgions:()


GHANA Republic of GHANA  (Accra)

10 Metropolitan Divisions:

ASHANTI ASHANTI Region  (Kumasi)Local: ASHANTI Region (en)  (Kumasi)
BRONG-AHAFO BRONG-AHAFO Region  (Sunyani)Local: BRONG-AHAFO Region (en)  (Sunyani)
CENTRAL CENTRAL Region  (Cape Coast)Local: CENTRAL Region (en)  (Cape Coast)
EASTERN EASTERN Region  (Koforidua)Local: EASTERN Region (en)  (Koforidua)
GREATER ACCRA GREATER ACCRA Region  (Accra)Local: GREATER ACCRA Region (en)  (Accra)
NORTHERN NORTHERN Region  (Tamale)Local: NORTHERN Region (en)  (Tamale)
UPPER EAST UPPER EAST Region  (Bolgatanga)Local: UPPER EAST Region (en)  (Bolgatanga)
UPPER WEST UPPER WEST Region  (Wa)Local: UPPER WEST Region (en)  (Wa)
VOLTA VOLTA Region  (Ho)Local: VOLTA Region (en)  (Ho)
WESTERN WESTERN Region  (Sekondi-Takoradi)Local: WESTERN Region (en)  (Sekondi-Takoradi)

Other notable Territories in Africa:

AHANTA AHANTA Kingdom  (Agona Nkwanta)Local: AHANTA Kingdom  (Agona Nkwanta)
AKROPONG-AKUAPEM Akan State of AKROPONG-AKUAPEM : Akuapim North District  (Akropong)Local: Akan State of AKROPONG-AKUAPEM : Akuapim North District  (Akropong)
AKUAPEM ANAFO Akan State of AKUAPEM ANAFO  (Anafo)Local: Akan State of AKUAPEM ANAFO  (Anafo)
AKUAPEM GUAN Akan State of AKUAPEM GUAN  (Guan)Local: Akan State of AKUAPEM GUAN  (Guan)
AKUAPEM OKERE Akan State of AKUAPEM OKERE  (Nsawam)Local: Akan State of AKUAPEM OKERE  (Nsawam)
AKUAPIM AKUAPIM States  (Nsawam)Local: AKUAPIM States  (Nsawam)
AKYEM BOSUME Akan State of AKYEM BOSUME  (Asamankese)Local: Akan State of AKYEM BOSUME  (Asamankese)
AKYEM KOTOKU Akan State of AKYEM KOTOKU  (Kibi)Local: Akan State of AKYEM KOTOKU  (Kibi)
ANLOGA Ewe State of Anlo : Ewe Kingdom of ANLOGA  (Kotafoa)Local: Ewe State of Anlo : Ewe Kingdom of ANLOGA  (Kotafoa)
ANOMABU Akan State of ANOMABU  (Anomabu)Local: ANAMABU State (en)  (Anomabu)
ASANTE AKIM District of Asante Akim : Asante State of AKIM  (Abuakwa)Local: District of Asante Akim : Asante State of AKIM  (Abuakwa)
ASANTE MAMPONG Akan State of MAMPONG : Asante Mampong District  (Mampong)Local: Akan State of MAMPONG : Asante Mampong District  (Mampong)
ASHANTI ASHANTI Kingdom  (Kumasi)Local: ASHANTI Kingdom  (Kumasi)
ASOGLI Ewe Chiefdom of ASOGLI  (Ho)Local: Ewe Chiefdom of ASOGLI  (Ho)
ASSIN APIMENEM Akan State of ASSIN APIMENEM  (Apimenem)Local: Akan State of ASSIN APIMENEM  (Apimenem)
ASSIN ATADANSO Akan State of ASSIN ATADANSO  (Atadanso)Local: Akan State of ASSIN ATADANSO  (Atadanso)
BANDA AHENKRO Akan State of BANDA AHENKRO  (Dormaa)Local: Akan State of BANDA AHENKRO  (Dormaa)
BANDA DORBOUR Akan State of BANDA DORBOUR  (Dorbour)Local: Akan State of BANDA DORBOUR  (Dorbour)
BONO-TECHIMAN Akan State of BONO-TECHIMAN  (Techiman)Local: Akan State of BONO-TECHIMAN  (Techiman)
CAPE COAST CAPE COAST District : Akan State of Oguaa  (Cape Coast)Local: CAPE COAST District : Akan State of Oguaa  (Cape Coast)
DAGBONG DAGOMBA State : Kingdom of Dagbong  (Yendi)Local: Kingdom of DAGBONG (en) + Yan'' Naa DAGBONG (dag)  (Yendi)
DENKYIRA Akan State of DENKYIRA Kingdom  (Dunkwa On Offin)Local: Akan State of DENKYIRA Kingdom  (Dunkwa On Offin)
DZOGBEFEME Avatime Chiefdom of DZOGBEFEME  (Amedzofe)Local: Avatime Chiefdom of DZOGBEFEME  (Amedzofe)
EFFUTU Akan State of EFFUTU : Awutu Efutu Senya District  (Winneba)Local: Akan State of EFFUTU : Awutu Efutu Senya District  (Winneba)
EJISU-JUABEN Akan State of Juaben : EJISU-JUABEN District  (Ejisu)Local: Akan State of Juaben : EJISU-JUABEN District  (Ejisu)
GA Ga State of NKRAN : Ga Districts  (Sowutuom)Local: Ga State of NKRAN : Ga Districts  (Sowutuom)
GOMOA AJUMAKO District of Ajumako-Enyan-Essiam : Akan State of GOMOA AJUMAKO  (Ajumako)Local: District of Ajumako-Enyan-Essiam : Akan State of GOMOA AJUMAKO  (Ajumako)
GOMOA ASSIN Akan State of GOMOA ASSIN : Districts of Gomoa and Assin  (Apam + Afransi + Assin-Foso + Nsuaem Kyekyewere)Local: Akan State of GOMOA ASSIM : Districts of Gomoa and Assin  (Apam + Afransi + Assin-Foso + Nsuaem Kyekyewere)
GONJA Districts of the Kingdom of GONJA  (Yagbum + Salaga)Local: Kingdom of GONJA (en) + Yagbongwura GWANJA (gjn)  (Yagbum + Salaga)
HOHOE Ewe Chiefdom of HOHOE  (Hohoe)Local: Chiefdom of HOHOE  (Hohoe)
KPANDO Ewe State of KPANDO : Kpando District  (Kpandu)Local: KPANDO District  (Kpandu)
LIKPE Chiefdom of LIKPE  (Likpe)Local: Chiefdom of LIKPE  (Likpe)
MAMPRUSI Districts of MAMPRUSI State  (Gambaga + Walewale)Local: MAMPRUSI State (en) + Nayiiri DAGBAMBA (dag) + MAMPURUGU Naa (maw)  (Gambaga + Walewale)
MANYA KROBO Akan State of MANYA KROBO  (Odumase Krobo)Local: Akan State of MANYA KROBO  (Odumase Krobo)
NANUMBA Districts of the Kingdom of NANUMBA  (Bimbilla + Wulensi)Local: Kingdom of NANUMBA (en) + BIMBILLA Naa (dag)  (Bimbilla + Wulensi)
NEW JUABEN Akan State of NEW JUABEN District  (Koforidua)Local: Akan State of NEW JUABEN District  (Koforidua)
NINGO-PRAMPRAM NINGO-PRAMPRAM District : Prampram Traditional Council  (Prampram)Local: NINGO-PRAMPRAM District : Prampram Traditional Council  (Prampram)
PEKI Ewe State of PEKI  (Krepi)Local: Ewe State of PEKI  (Krepi)
SEFWI-WIAWSO Sefwi-Wiawso District : Akan State of SEFWI-WIAWSO  (Wiawso)Local: Sefwi-Wiawso District : Akan State of SEFWI-ANHWAISO  (Wiawso)
SEKONDI Akan State of SEKONDI : Shama-Ahanta East District  (Sekondi-Takoradi)Local: Akan State of SEKONDI : Shama-Ahanta East District  (Sekondi-Takoradi)
SEKYERE Akan State of KUMAWU in Sekyere Districts  (Kumawu)Local: État akan de KUMAWU dans les Districts de Sékyéré  (Kumawu)
TWIFO-HEMANG-LOWER DENKYIRA Akwamu State of TWIFO-HEMANG-LOWER DENKYIRA District  (Twifo-Hemang)Local: Akwamu State of TWIFO-HEMANG-LOWER DENKYIRA District  (Twifo-Hemang)
WA State of WA  (Wa)Local: State of WA  (Wa)
WASSA-AMENFI Akan State of WASSA-AMENFI : Districts of Wassa-Amenfi  (Wassa-Akropong)Local: Akan State of WASSA-AMENFI : Districts of Wassa-Amenfi  (Wassa-Akropong)
WASSA-FIASE Akan State of WASSA-FIASE : Districts of Wassa  (Aboso)Local: Akan State of WASSA-FIASE : Districts of Wassa  (Aboso)
WENCHI Regency of the Akan State of WENCHI District  (Wenchi)Local: Regency of the Akan State of WENCHI District  (Wenchi)
WESTERN NZEMA Akan State of WESTERN NZEMA  (Half Assini)Local: Akan State of WESTERN NZEMA  (Half Assini)
YILO KROBO Regency of the Akan State of YILO KROBO District  (Somanya)Local: Regency of the Akan State of YILO KROBO District  (Somanya)

70 Organizations (or Groupings) of membership (selective)

AFRICA-FRANCE Conference of Heads of State of Africa and France : AFRICA-FRANCE Summit  (Bamako)
AFRICAN BANK African Development Bank : AFDB  (Tunis)
AFRICAN CARIBBEAN AND PACIFIC STATES African Caribbean and Pacific Group of States : ACP STATES  (Brussels)
AFRICAN NATURE African Convention on Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources : CONVENTION ON CONSERVATION  (Maputo)
AFRICAN UNION African Union : AU  (Addis Ababa + Midrand)
ASIA-AFRICA Asian-African Legal Consultative Organization : AALCO  (New Delhi)
ATLANTIC TUNA International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas : ICCAT  (Madrid)
CHEMICAL WEAPONS PROHIBITION Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons : OPCW  (The Hague)
COMMON FUND Common Fund for Commodities : CFC  (Geneva)
CUSTOMS World Customs Organization : WCO  (Brussels)
FAO Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations : FAO Specialized Agency  (Rome)
GLOBAL FUND The Global Fund to Fight Aids Tuberculosis and Malaria : GFATM  (Vernier-Geneva)
GROUP OF SEVENTY-SEVEN Coalition of Developing Countries : GROUP OF SEVENTY-SEVEN  (New York City)
GROUP OF TWENTY-FOUR Intergovernmental Group of Twenty-Four on International Monetary Affairs and Development : GROUP OF TWENTY-FOUR  (Washington-District of Columbia)
IAEA International Atomic Energy Agency : IAEA Specialized Agency  (Vienna)
IBRD International Bank for Reconstruction and Development : IBRD  (Washington-District of Columbia)
ICAO International Civil Aviation Organization : ICAO Specialized Agency  (Montreal)
ICJ International Court of Justice : ICJ  (The Hague)
IFAD International Fund for Agricultural Development : IFAD Specialized Agency  (Rome)
ILO International Labour Organization : ILO Specialized Agency  (Geneva)
IMF International Monetary Fund : IMF Specialized Agency  (Washington-District of Columbia)
IMO International Maritime Organization : IMO Specialized Agency  (London)
IMSO International Mobile Satellite Organization : IMSO  (London)
INTER-PARLIAMENTARY UNION Inter-Parliamentary Union : IPU  (Grand Saconnex)
INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL COURT International Criminal Court : ICCT  (The Hague)
INTERNATIONAL IDEA International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance : INTERNATIONAL IDEA  (Stockholm)
INTERPOL International Criminal Police Organization : ICPO  (Lyons)
IOM International Organization for Migration : IOM Specialized Agency  (Geneva)
IRENA International Renewable Energy Agency : IRENA  (Masdar City)
ITU International Telecommunication Union : ITU Specialized Agency  (Geneva)
NON-ALIGNED Non-Aligned Movement : NAM - Advancing South South Cooperation  (Jakarta + New York City)
NUCLEAR NON-PROLIFERATION Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty : NPT  (New York City)
NUCLEAR TEST BAN Provisional Secretariat of the Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Organization : CTBTO  (Vienna)
OHCHR Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights : OHCHR Specialized Agency  (Geneva)
OLYMPIC GAMES International Olympic Committee : IOC  (Lausanne)
PELINDABA TREATY African Nuclear Weapon Free Zone Treaty : ANWFZ  (Pelindaba)
RED CROSS International Committee of the Red Cross : ICRC  (Geneva)
RED CROSS AND RED CRESCENT International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies : IFRCS  (Geneva)
SAHEL-SAHARAN STATES New Community of Sahel-Saharan States : CEN-SAD  (Tripoli)
SEABED Secretariat of the International Seabed Authority : ISA  (Kingston)
SOUTH ATLANTIC ZONE South Atlantic Peace and Cooperation Zone : SAPCZ  (Brasilia)
SOUTH CENTRE SOUTH CENTRE Organization  (Geneva)
SOUTH-SOUTH Partners in Population and Development : PPD  (Dhaka + Kampala + Taicang)
STANDARDIZATION International Organization for Standardization : ISO  (Geneva)
TELECOMMUNICATIONS SATELLITE International Telecommunications Satellite Organization : ITSO  (Washington-District of Columbia)
TRIBUNAL OF THE SEA International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea : ITLOS  (Hamburg)
UN-HABITAT United Nations Human Settlements Programme : UN-HABITAT Specialized Agency  (Nairobi)
UNCTAD United Nations Conference on Trade and Development : UNCTAD  (Geneva)
UNDP United Nations Development Programme : UNDP Specialized Agency  (New York City)
UNEP United Nations Environmental Programme : UNEP Specialized Agency  (Nairobi)
UNESCO United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization : UNESCO Specialized Agency  (Paris)
UNFCCC United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change : UNFCCC  (New York City)
UNHCR United Nations High Commission for Refugees : UNHCR Agency  (Geneva)
UNICEF United Nations International Children''s Emergency Fund : UNICEF Specialized Agency  (New York City)
UNIDO United Nations Industrial Development Organization : UNIDO Specialized Agency  (Vienna)
UNITED NATIONS United Nations Organization : UNO  (New York City)
UNODC United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime : UNODC Agency  (Vienna)
UNWTO World Tourism Organization : UNWTO Specialized Agency  (Madrid)
UPEACE University for Peace : UPEACE  (Ciudad Colon)
UPU Universal Postal Union : UPU Specialized Agency  (Berne)
WEST AFRICAN STATES Economic Community of West African States : ECOWAS  (Abuja)
WEST AFRICAN ZONE West African Monetary Zone : WAMZ  (Accra)
WFP World Food Programme : WFP  (Rome)
WHALING International Whaling Commission : IWC  (Impington)
WHO World Health Organization : WHO Specialized Agency  (Geneva)
WIPO World Intellectual Property Organization : WIPO Specialized Agency  (Geneva)
WMO World Meteorological Organization : WMO Specialized Agency  (Geneva)
WORLD TRADE World Trade Organization : WTO  (Geneva)

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