Emergency Call Centre (112)

Details of the organization
Ghana Investment Fund for Electronic Communications
  • The organization has a strategy for coordinating WSIS Implementation at the national level: Yes
  • The organization has a national e-strategy: Yes

Information about the project
Emergency Call Centre (112)
The emergency call centre is a Toll Free public emergency contact facility established to facilitate prompt and effective access to emergency response agencies namely the Police,Fire, Ambulance services, the National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO) and other relief agencies. The emergency number "112" is designed to be accessed from any telephone on both fixed and mobile with seamless interoperability.
National implementation: Ghana
Ongoing from 14/08/2014 to 28/12/2017
Ghana Investment Fund for Electronic Communications SIEGHARD National Disaster Management Organisation National Communications Authority Ghana National Fire Service Ghana Police Service Telecommunications operators-fixed and mobile

WSIS information
      * E-environment
  • Goal 11: Make cities inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable
  • Goal 16: Promote just, peaceful and inclusive societies
  • Project