A Pilot in 10 Economies
The Benchmarking Public-Private Partnerships Procurement 2015 report aims to support and enhance the decisions that feed into policy-making by highlighting key aspects of a country’s PPP legal and regulatory framework. The project that the report is based on follows the successful approach undertaken by the World Bank Global Indicators Group, which, with its Doing Business project, has a recognized track record of measuring a country’s laws and regulations and leveraging reform. The Doing Business project assesses the business climate of 189 economies against recognized good practices. Since its inception in 2003, the Doing Business project has inspired close to 2,000 reforms in business regulation.
The laws referenced in the report...
The objective of Public Private Partnership Project (PPP) for Ghana is to improve the legislative, institutional, financial, fiduciary and technical framework to generate a pipeline of bankable public private partnership projects. There are three components to the project, the first component being institutional, fiduciary, legislative, and financing capacity building. This component is focused on developing the in-house capacity within the Government of Ghana, beginning with Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning (MoFEP), to identify, assess, develop, implement and manage PPP transactions. The second component is the PPP pipeline preparation and transaction advisory support. This component supports the Government of Ghana (GoG) to...
A Study for the UK Department for International Development
This report was produced by Cambridge Economic Policy Associates (CEPA) as part of a wide-ranging research programme funded by the Department for International Development (DFID) that explores the factors constraining the provision of private finance to support infrastructure investment in DFID’s focus countries.
This report provides an overview of the market for infrastructure finance in Ghana (focusing on economic infrastructure sectors: energy, transport and water) using evidence gained from eighteen consultations held with stakeholders (in the period December 2014 to February 2015) and complementary desk-based research.
The study provides background on the key policy reforms implemented by the government of Ghana in an...
A Continental Perspective
This study is a product of the Africa Infrastructure Country Diagnostic (AICD), a project designed to expand the world’s knowledge of physical infrastructure in Africa. The AICD provides a baseline against which future improvements in infrastructure services can be measured, making it possible to monitor the results achieved from donor support. It also offers a solid empirical foundation for prioritizing investments and designing policy reforms in Africa’s infrastructure sectors.
The focus of the AICD country reports is on benchmarking sector performance and quantifying the main financing and efficiency gaps at the country level. These reports are particularly relevant to national policy makers and development partners working on...