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How young educated Ghanaians view corruption
A corruption scandal is in the news in Ghana again. Media reports suggest an elaborate scheme of cronyism in the ... ...
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How young educated Ghanaians view corruption
Confronting Political Vigilantism in Ghana [Policy Brief] Confronting Political Vigilantism in Ghana [Policy Brief]
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On 9 April 2019, Ghana’s two main political parties – the ruling New Patriotic Party and the opposition National Democratic ... ...
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Why Do Young Ghanaian Adults Engage in Corruption? Why Do Young Ghanaian Adults Engage in Corruption?
Why Do Young Ghanaian Adults Engage in Corruption?
Results from a study by Dr Tankebe, Professor Karstedt (Griffith University) and Adu-Poku (University of Ghana) show that citizenly pride ... ...
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Why Do Young Ghanaian Adults Engage in Corruption?
Dr Tankebe speaks to The Conversation Africa about political vigilantism Ghana Dr Tankebe speaks to The Conversation Africa about political vigilantism Ghana
Dr Tankebe speaks to The Conversation Africa about political vigilantism Ghana
The US has announced it is ready to support Ghana to deal with the issue of political vigilantism – a growing threat ... ...
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Dr Tankebe speaks to The Conversation Africa about political vigilantism Ghana
Are Murder and Robbery on the Increase in Ghana? Analysis of Police Crime Statistics Are Murder and Robbery on the Increase in Ghana? Analysis of Police Crime Statistics
Are Murder and Robbery on the Increase in Ghana? Analysis of Police Crime Statistics
In this research brief, Dr Tankebe and Dr Boakye analyse trends in violent crimes in Ghana between 2012 and 2018. ... ...
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Are Murder and Robbery on the Increase in Ghana? Analysis of Police Crime Statistics
What drives police violence in Ghana, and what can be done about it What drives police violence in Ghana, and what can be done about it
What drives police violence in Ghana, and what can be done about it
Student protests in Ghana resulted in the temporary closure of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology. The cause: ... ...
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What drives police violence in Ghana, and what can be done about it
Ghanaians want death penalty expunged from justice system — Survey Ghanaians want death penalty expunged from justice system — Survey
Ghanaians want death penalty expunged from justice system — Survey
A survey conducted by the African Institute for Crime, Policy and Governance Research (AFRICPGR) has revealed that majority of Ghanaians ... ...
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Ghanaians want death penalty expunged from justice system — Survey
African Institute for Crime, Policy and Governance Research Statement on Pronouncements by Hon. Speaker of Parliament on the Death Penalty African Institute for Crime, Policy and Governance Research Statement on Pronouncements by Hon. Speaker of Parliament on the Death Penalty
African Institute for Crime, Policy and Governance Research Statement on Pronouncements by Hon. Speaker of Parliament on the Death Penalty
1. The Africa Institute for Crime, Policy and Governance Research (Africpgr) has taken note of comments by the Speaker of ... ...
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African Institute for Crime, Policy and Governance Research Statement on Pronouncements by Hon. Speaker of Parliament on the Death Penalty

Traditional Justice

Traditional Justice in informal Urban Settlements in Ghana British Academy Funded Project  Lead Researchers: Dr Thomas Akoensi​​ and Dr Amy ...

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Sentencing

Sentence and sentencing disparity Lead Researchers: Dr Peter Atupare, Dr Kofi Boakye, Dr. Justice Tankebe This project aims to investigate ...

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African Institute for Crime, Policy & Governance Research

Welcome to the African Institute for Crime, Policy and Governance Research. The Institute aims to promote high quality research on crime and governance issues to inform policy in Africa.

It provides training for professionals in the fields of crime and justice  (police officers, prosecutors, judges, prison officers, probation officers, and private security providers) and advice relevant institutions and agencies in Africa on governance issues to inform sound policies.

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1. Prison Project

Helping to reduce prison overcrowding through diversion and alternative sentencing

2. Crime Survey

Measuring crime and fear of crime in Africa

3. Sentencing Project’

Developing effective sentencing guidelines for the criminal justice system

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