To be a leading institute of excellence for development and advancement of knowledge through research, training, consultancy, and advocacy which aim at developing human resources and society at both national and international levels within an overall framework of concern for the environment.



To provide training, research, consultancy and advocacy services focused on the development of human resources, governmental and non- governmental organisations, and the society at large. We do this through:

  • Research that reflects current issues at work and in society.
  • Providing cutting edge education, training and capacity development based on research insight, engaging with business in order to track real work place issues that require attention.
  • Conducting research that is relevant for practitioners, conveying forums for discourse, and debate as a platform for experts to share knowledge and disseminate information.
  • Providing insight and direction to businesses regarding contemporary issues.
  • Providing thought leadership through networking based on research insight.
  • Documenting and acting as resource centre for collecting, storing and disseminating information on work and society.



To be recognized as an institute of research driven training, development, capacity building and advocacy focused on work, employment and society.

We wish to inform the general public that our April 2019 training programmes have been postponed until further notice due to circumstances beyond our control. A new date will be communicated soon. Any inconvenience caused is deeply regretted. Notwithstanding interested participants may contact the Institute for expression of interest in any of the listed programmes. Thank you.


Please Click here to Download Our Training Programmes

1. Cross-Cultural Management                                                                                                            Download Form

2. Planning for Retirement and Pension                                                                                             Download Form

3. Occupational Health and Safety Practices in Organizations   *Introductory*                             Download Form

4. Labour and Employee Relations in Ghana                                                                                     Download Form

5. Strategic Human Resources and Succession Planning                                                                Download Form

6. Occupational Health and Safety Practices in Organisations   *Intermediate*                             Download Form

7. Managing Tier 2 & 3 Pension Scheme                                                                                             Download Form


Our Address

Postal Address: P.O.Box LG 149, Accra – Ghana
Tel numbers:  +233 302 500 171, +233 302 500 722, +233 302 500 723
Fax Number: +233 302 501174
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