Ghana will be reviewed for the third time during the 42nd session of the fourth cycle of the Universal Periodic Review.

This joint alternative report by FIACAT and ACAT Ghana aims at assessing the implementation of recommendations accepted by Ghana during its previous review and the evolution of the situation of human rights in the country.

FIACAT and ACAT Ghana wish to draw attention to a number of concerns. These concerns relate mainly to the death penalty and domestic and gender-based violence.