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Ghana COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information Last updated: [03/28/2022]   The  Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have announced an  Order  for all air passengers traveling to the United States. Effective Monday, December 6, 2021, 12:01am EST (5:01am GMT), all travelers two years of age or older will need to get a COVID-19 viral test (regardless of vaccination status or citizenship) no more than 1 day ...
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U.S. Support to Apparel Industry Empowers Women and Contributes to Ghana’s Economic Growth

Accra, Ghana – The United States Agency for International Development’s (USAID’s) West Africa Trade and Investment Hub today convened representatives from large apparel companies to hear about opportunities to strengthen economic growth in Ghana and empower women and women-owned businesses.  Three USAID co-investment partners working in the apparel industry shared their experiences working with the Hub. “Today’s event highlights the major ...
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2022 World Press Freedom Day Event – Remarks by Press Attaché Kevin Brosnahan

Remarks Delivered by- Press Attaché Kevin Brosnahan 2022 World Press Freedom Day Event Wednesday, May 4, 2022, 10:00 am International Press Centre, Accra, Ghana     Good morning! It’s a pleasure to be here today to commemorate one of our most fundamental and treasured democratic values: press freedom.  To the members and leadership of GJA ...
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Health Alert: COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic on May 4, June 8, and July 6, 2022

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra Location: Accra, Ghana Event: Ghana Health Service is offering a COVID-19 vaccine clinic at the American Employee Association compound (opposite Ghana International School, near back entrance of the U.S. Embassy, Second Circular Road, Accra, Ghana). First, second, and booster shots available for ages 15 and older. 1st Drive: May 4, 2022, ...
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U.S. Launches SelectUSA Summit Recruitment for Ghanaian Investors

U.S. will convene potential foreign investors in the Washington, DC area in June 2022  Accra, Ghana – The U.S. Embassy joined the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Ghana today to launch the 2022 SelectUSA Summit recruiting program.   Today’s event attracted Ghanaian companies and individuals from a variety of economic sectors to highlight the benefits ...
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U.S. Launches Five-Year $29 Million Effort to Support Healthy Behaviors in Ghana

Accra, GHANA – The United States Government through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has launched a new, five-year $29 million partnership with the Ghana Health Service to support the widespread adoption of life-saving health behaviors across Ghana.  “USAID’s new flagship social and behavior change activity, is a culmination of decades of partnership and engagement ...
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