In July 2006, the World Bank approved a loan of $40 Million for the Government of Ghana through the Ministry of Communications, with the objective of assisting the Government of Ghana to generate growth and employment by leveraging Information and Communications Technology (ICT) and public-private partnerships to;
1. Develop the IT Enabled Services industry, and
2. Contribute to improved efficiency and transparency of selected government functions through e-government applications.
The Project consists of the following components: