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Ghana COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information Last updated: [06/13/2022]   As of June 12, 2022, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) order requiring all persons to show a negative COVID-19 test result or documentation of recovery from COVID-19 before boarding a flight to the United States, is rescinded.  Starting at 12:01 a.m. EST on June 12, ...
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Ambassador Palmer visits Kumasi to meet the Asantehene and Embassy Partners.

Kumasi, Ghana – During her first trip to the Ashanti Region, U.S. Ambassador Virginia Palmer met with his Royal Majesty the Asantehene, other traditional leaders, civil society, and U.S. government alumni in Kumasi.  The trip reiterated the United States’ commitment to economic development, inclusive prosperity, and accountable governance in Ghana. “I’m thrilled to visit Kumasi, ...
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Ambassador Palmer’s Remarks at the Global Citizen Festival, Accra – Ghana.

Global Citizens, I’m honored to be here to take action and create change. U.S.-Ghana ties are strong, rooted in history and our common democratic values.  It’s wonderful to see Ghanaian and American artists share this global stage.  Our commitments tonight for Ghana affirm African agency, strengthen partnerships, and catalyze economic growth and opportunities.  The United ...
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EducationUSA College Fair Networking Reception – Remarks by DCM Nicole Chulick

DCM Nicole Chulick’s Remarks at the EducationUSA College Fair Networking Reception Friday, September 16, 2022, 6:00-8:00pm Labadi Beach Hotel     Good evening, everyone! I am so pleased to welcome you all to this reception following what I hear has been a very successful college fair today.  I am excited to be among this incredible ...
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U.S. Ambassador Swears in 12 Peace Corps Volunteers for Education, Agriculture, and Health Sectors

Accra, Ghana – U.S. Ambassador Virginia Palmer swore-in 12 Peace Corps Volunteers to begin their service in the Eastern and Volta Regions.  The Volunteers are the first to return to Ghana following the global evacuation during the pandemic in 2020.  Volunteers will serve in the education, agriculture, and health sectors.  Honorable Kwaku Agyemang-Manu, Ministry of ...
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U.S. Announces Emergency Fertilizer Assistance for Smallholder Farmers

Techiman, Ghana – The U.S. Government formally kicked off a $2.5 million initiative through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) to ensure 100,000 smallholder farmers in Ghana receive affordable fertilizer for this planting season. During her visit to Ghana’s Bono East Region, USAID Mission Director Kimberly Rosen announced new support to help Ghanaian ...
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