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Ghana COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 in Ghana COVID-19 in Ghana Ghana has confirmed more than 32,000 cases of COVID-19 within its borders. Find the latest updated information  here . Border Closure and Restriction on Public Gatherings Ghana’s international land, air, and sea borders have been closed to human traffic since March 21. On May 31, President Akufo-Addo announced that the border closure will ...
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Alert  – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location:  Ghana Event:  Emirates Airlines Special Commercial Flight Departing Ghana (Monday, August 17, 2020) Emirates Airlines has informed the U.S. Embassy in Accra that the airline will be running a special commercial flight on Monday, August 17, 2020, from Kotoka International Airport direct to Dubai International Airport, with onward connection options to the United States.  This ...
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U.S. Supports Shea Parkland Restoration Initiative and Women’s Economic Empowerment in Ghana

U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), and the Global Shea Alliance (GSA) launched the Action for Shea Parklands (ASP) initiative.  Spearheaded by GSA, this initiative seeks to promote, plant, and protect the shea parklands while advancing a shea industry commitment to plant ten million trees across West Africa over the next ten years.  In Ghana, ...
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Alert: U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location:  Ghana Event:  Ethiopian Airlines Special Commercial Flight to the United States (Thursday, August 13, 2020) Ethiopian Airlines has informed the U.S. Embassy in Accra that the airline will be running a special commercial flight on Thursday, August 13, 2020, from Kotoka International Airport direct to Addis Ababa Bole International Airport, with onward connection options to ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Update to Ghana Travel Advisory – Level 3 Reconsider Travel

The Department of State has issued the following Travel Advisory for Ghana: Ghana – Level 3 Reconsider Travel Reconsider travel to Ghana due to COVID-19. Read the Department of State’s  COVID-19 page  before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for Ghana due ...
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Travel Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location:  Ghana Event:  Emirates Airlines Special Commercial Flight Departing Ghana Emirates Airlines has informed the U.S. Embassy in Accra that the airline will be running a special commercial flight on Thursday, August 13, 2020, from Kotoka International Airport direct to Dubai International Airport, with onward connection options to the United States.  It is the embassy’s understanding from the ...
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