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Name: Constitution of the Republic of Ghana (No. 282 of 1992)
Country: Ghana
Subject(s): Constitutional law
Type of legislation: Constitution
Adopted on: 1992-04-28
Entry into force:
Published on: Printed separately, 210 p.
ISN: GHA-1992-C-31976
Bibliography: Printed separately, 210 p.
Constitutions of the Countries of the World, 2013-09, Oceana New York, Oxford University Press, USA, amended to 1996, ISBN: 978-0-379-00467-0
African laws and Constitutions on-line African laws and Constitutions on-line Centre for Human Rights, University of Pretoria, South Africa (consulted on 2011-11-18)
Constitution on-line Constitution on-line Constitute Project Organization PDF of Constitution as amended to 1996 PDF of Constitution as amended to 1996 (consulted on 2018-09-13)
Abstract/Citation: Contains 26 Chapters and 179 sections, covering matters including fundamental human rights and freedoms, composition of the government and the public service, electoral rights, the judiciary and courts, freedom and independence of the media, the armed forces, and citizenship. Among protected human rights are the right to protection from slavery and forced labour, equality and freedom from discrimination, freedom of association, women's rights, children's rights, rights of disabled persons, and the right to work under satisfactory, safe and healthy conditions.
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