Health Alert: COVID-19 and Yellow Fever. U. S. Embassy Accra, Ghana


Reconsider travel to Ghana at this time due to COVID-19.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for COVID-19 in Ghana, indicating a high level of COVID-19 in the country.  Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine.  Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC’s specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers.

Read the entire Travel Advisory here.

Actions to Take: 

Yellow Fever

Location:  Upper West, Upper East, North East, Northern, Savannah, Oti, Eastern, Ashanti, Ahafo, and Bono regions.

Event:  The CDC have also issued a Level 2 Travel Health Notice for Yellow Fever in Ghana.​

Actions to Take: