Statistics & Publication
The HIPC Initiative And Ghana's External Debts
Tuesday, 31 May 2005 00:00
This paper investigates the effect of HIPC debt relief on external debt repayments and its impact on Ghana’s poverty reduction strategy. The study has revealed that debt relief has really impacted positively on Ghana’s external debt repayments and has therefore reduced the debt-servicing burden that plagued the country over the years. The study further divulged that there has been a marked increase in spending on social services in Ghana after the launch of HIPC Initiative and these pattern of spending turned to be pro-poor .

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