Assessing the Employment Effects of Investment in Housing in Ghana

The Government of Ghana is making considerable investment in Social Housing. The Ministry of Works and Housing (MWH) is implementing housing projects in various parts of Ghana. The main purpose of this study is to assess the employment impact of these public investments in housing in Ghana. The study was done as part of the Strengthening the Impact on Employment of Sector and Trade Policies (STRENGTHEN) project, a global implemented jointly by the ILO and EC.