The Future of Ghana is a global movement dedicated to — showcasing, nurturing and mobilizing Ghana’s talented youth for the development of Ghana

This year’s Publication launched on March 6th 2018. In addition to showcasing Ghana’s Top 30 Under 30 pioneering youth from around the world, the Publication also features forward thinking articles, features and interviews highlighting key industries, innovators and organizations vision for Ghana and Africa.

The nomination process began in October 2017 and closed December 2017. The top 30 are independently selected by the 2018 Future of Ghana Judges. The selection was based on content provided by nominators and the guiding nomination criteria made public at the start of the campaign. The framework used to select the Top 30 U30 is guided by a constitution which can be read here:

The Publication is entering it’s forth year and is a benchmark that is helping to catalyse and encourage greater youth participation with the development of Ghana whilst acting as a visual source of inspiration for the emerging generation and a talent resource for investors and organizations.

Future of Ghana 2018 Top 30 U30


Future of Ghana 2018 Publication: Ghana's Top 30 U30

The Future of Ghana Publication is an annual publication dedicated to showcasing and nurturing Ghana’s leading talent from around the world. The publication features Ghana’s Top 30 Under 30 pioneering young talent impacting industries globally and forward thinking articles and features.

The publication transcends stereotypes, highlighting the unsung contributions future leaders and organisations are making to the Ghana’s and the world’s economic development.

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  • "It is refreshing to see young Ghanaians in the Diaspora so forward thinking and genuinely passionate about our nation’s future. I can see history in the making."

    James Barnor - Patron & Ghana's first photo journalist

  • "It is heart warming to realize that young people of Ghanaian heritage are mobilizing themselves to contribute to the development efforts of their motherland, Ghana"

    H.E. Ambassador Victor Emmanuel Smith - Ghana High Commissioner (UK)

  • "Although am not Ghanaian, I believe that I am a global citizen thus the future of Ghana is relevant to me too"

    Ashesi University Student - Ghana

2018 FOG Publication Judging Panel


Papa Arkhurst

Afua Hirsch

Ato Ulzen-Appiah

Jemila Abdulai

Team Members

Arnold Sarfo-Kantanka

Chair & Founder

Ben Anim-Antwi

Editor-in-Chief & Director of Communications

Samuel Mensah-Bonsu

Creative Director

Sandra Osei-Asare

Programme Manager

Dr Jermaine Bamfo

Deputy Editor

Lucy Larbi

Regional Manager (Germany)

Celine Akosua Henry

Research/Administrator (Intern)

Benjamina Dadzie

Digital Communications Officer

William Takyi

Research/Administrator (Intern)

Pearl Boateng

Head of Research

Kirstie Kwarteng

FOG Research Team

Noreen Dove

FOG Research Team

Derrick Owusu Amoako

PR Manager


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