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Ghana COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information Last updated: [04/27/2021] 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 to Ghana Supports “Green Ghana Day”

Accra, Ghana – On June 11, 2021, U.S. Ambassador to Ghana Stephanie S. Sullivan commemorated “Green Ghana Day” by planting a Lignum Vitae tree on the U.S. Embassy grounds.  The chosen tree is commonly referred to as the “tree of life” or “wood of life,” due to its traditional medicinal use as a remedy for arthritis ...
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U.S. Travel Advisory De-escalation from Level 2 to Level 1 – Exercise Normal Precautions in Ghana

The Department of State renewed its Travel Advisory for Ghana on June 9, 2021. The advisory can be found  here  and is also copied below for your convenience: Ghana – Level 1: Exercise Normal Precautions Exercise normal precautions in Ghana. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory. Read the  Department of State’s COVID-19 page  before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Disease ...
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Remarks by Ambassador Stephanie S. Sullivan To Members of the PAC-DBIA and Minister of Trade & Industry Alan Kyerematen

Remarks by Ambassador Stephanie S. Sullivan   To Members of the PAC-DBIA and Minister of Trade & Industry Alan Kyerematen MS Teams Call | Wednesday, June 2, 2021 |  4:00 – 5:00 p.m.     Honorable Minister of Trade & Industry  Alan Kyerematen; Deputy Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Middle East and Africa Camille Richardson; Members ...
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Remarks by Ambassador S. Sullivan at Tree-Planting Ceremony, Sakumono Ramsar Site

  Speech of U.S. Ambassador Stephanie Sullivan at Tree-Planting Ceremony, Sakumono Ramsar Site Tema, Greater Accra, June 5, 2021   Event Chair, Nii Alabi Bene II, Sakumono  Mantse,  Honorable Greater Accra Regional Minister Henry Quartey,  Honorable Member of Parliament Carlos Ahenkorah, Madam Metropolitan Municipal District Chief Executive Mrs. Adwoa Amoako,  Fellow Heads of Diplomatic Missions ...
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Message to U.S. Citizens: Use of Expired Passports for Direct Return to the United States

Location: Ghana Event: U.S. citizens may directly return to the United States with certain expired U.S. passports. If you are overseas and your U.S. passport expired on or after January 1, 2020, you may be able to use your expired passport to return directly to the United States until December 31, 2021. You qualify for this exception if all the ...
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