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Capacity & skills gap analysis for Ghana’s Public Utilities Regulatory Commission (PURC) and Energy Commission (EC) (NARUC/MCC)

VIS has been awarded a short TA by NARUC to execute a gap analysis of the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority of Ghana (PURC) and the Energy Commission of Ghana (EC). The overarching objective, which is partly served by VIS' assignment, is to enhance the capacity of both the PURC and EC based on a skills gap analysis and needs assessment, focusing on regulatory strengthening at the commissioner and key staff levels. The project required extensive on-site information gathering and quantitative data collection prior to the analysis and subsequent assessment of existing capacities & skills and the way forward.

Assessment of the impact of IFC investments in the development of oil and gas sector of Ghana (World Bank/IFC)

VIS participated in this study commissioned by World Bank/IFC which estimated the effects from an increase in the supply of gas to the electricity sector in Ghana, in terms of jobs and GDP growth, and carried out a complete value chain analysis of the Ghanean oil and gas sector.