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Ghana COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information Last updated: [08/02/2021] Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel. Alternatively, travelers to the U.S. may provide documentation from a licensed health care provider of having recovered from COVID-19 in the ...
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U.S. Ambassador Marks Shea Day with Commemorative Tree Planting Event in Northern Ghana

Savannah Region, GHANA – On July 16, 2021, U.S. Ambassador to Ghana Stephanie S. Sullivan joined His Majesty Buipewura Abdoulai Jinapor II and members of the Global Shea Alliance (GSA) to commemorate Shea Day with a tree planting event within the grounds of the Yagbonwura’s Jakpa Palace in Damongo.  This event is a part of the Action ...
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As Prepared Remarks for Ambassador Stephanie S. Sullivan’s visit to U.S. Bunge Loders Croklaan’s shea Processing Facility

Ambassador Stephanie S. Sullivan’s visit to Bunge Loders Croklaan’s shea Processing Facility July 13, 2021 | 10:00 a.m. – 12:20 p.m. GMT Tema Free Zones Enclave, Tema Santanu Bhuyan, Bunge General Manager, West Africa; Aaron Andu, Managing Director, Global Shea Alliance; Simon Madjie, Executive Director, American Chamber of Commerce; Distinguished guests, friends, colleagues, ladies and gentlemen, ...
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Ambassador Stephanie Sullivan’s Remarks -Cargill School Project Sod Cutting

Ambassador Stephanie Sullivan’s Remarks Cargill Sod Cutting School Project Tema | Friday, July 9, 2021, 10:00am Hon. Akosua Frema Osei-Opare, Ghana Chief of Staff to President; H.E. Ron Strikker, The Netherlands Embassy in Accra, Ghana; Mr. Aedo van der Weij, Cargill Managing Director Hon. John Ntim Fordjour, Deputy Minister of Education; Hon. Michael Baafi, Deputy ...
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U.S. Supports Women, Peace, and Security Initiatives throughout West Africa and the Sahel

Accra, GHANA—On Wednesday, July 7, 2021, nearly one hundred advocates for women, peace, and security initiatives in West Africa gathered, in person and virtually, to craft a future agenda for stronger security outreach in the region.  Supported by the United States Government, the Executive Secretariat of the G5 Sahel (SEG5S), and the Kofi Annan International ...
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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location:  Accra, Ghana   Event: Planned march in Accra – July 6, 2021  We are aware of a march planned on Tuesday, July 6, 2021. The activity is likely to draw a large crowd and disrupt traffic. Considerable police presence and heavy congestion are expected along the planned route, beginning from Accra Mall at 6 am ...
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