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Ghanas Zivilgesellschaft entwickelt kommunikative Macht

  • Walter EberleiEmail author
  • Magdalene Pac
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Zusammenfassung

In Ghana hat sich eine Zivilgesellschaft etabliert, die inzwischen trotz aller Begrenzungen so viel Kraft entwickelt, dass makropolitische Entscheidungsprozesse von ihr berührt und zumindest teilweise geprägt werden. Der vorliegende Beitrag beschreibt einige wesentliche Stränge makropolitischer Arbeit der Zivilgesellschaft Ghanas, erfasst die Wirkungen dieser Arbeit und erklärt ihre Determinanten. Die drei analysierten Fallbeispiele für makropolitische zivilgesellschaftliche Arbeit – die Lobby- und Kampagnenarbeit im Ölsektor, der Kampf für ein Gesetz gegen häusliche Gewalt und zivilgesellschaftliche Beiträge zur Stärkung demokratischer Wahlen – zeigen Bedingungen auf, die für eine wirkungsvolle Einflussnahme zivilgesellschaftlicher Akteure in makropolitischen Prozessen von herausragender Bedeutung sind. Dazu zählen die inhaltliche Expertise der Zivilgesellschaft, eine starke Vernetzung sowie strategische Bündnisse, eine hohe Mobilisierungskraft, ein partizipationsfreundliches Umfeld sowie innovative strategische Ansätze.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.DüsseldorfDeutschland

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