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United States of America Supports Ghana’s Fisheries and Coastal Environment Development Agenda

Accra, GHANA– The Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development and the Fisheries Commission with support from the United States Government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID),  organized a three-day conference, from August 19-21, 2019, in Accra to highlight and discuss successes, lessons learned, opportunities, and challenges in the fisheries sector in Ghana. The ...
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American Film “The Money Stone” makes its Africa premiere at Black Star International Film Festival

Accra, GHANA – The United States Embassy in Accra is pleased to welcome American documentary filmmaker Stuart Harmon, who will screen his first feature-length film, “The Money Stone,” at the 2019 Black Star International Film Festival.  The film tells the stories of Justice and Maxwell, two teen boys fighting for their dreams against the backdrop ...
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Africa Endeavor 2019 – Remarks by Chargé D’Affaires Christopher Lamora

Africa Endeavor 2019 Opening Remarks by  Chargé d’Affaires Christopher J. Lamora Mövenpick Ambassador Hotel Accra 19 August 2019     Honorable Minister of National Security, Albert Kan-Dapaah Hon. Minster of Defense of the Republic of Ghana, Dominic Nitiwul Hon. Minister of Communications of the Republic of Ghana, Ursula Owusu-Ekuful Hon. Chief of Defense Staff of ...
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Peace Corps Volunteers Swearing-in Ceremony – Remarks by Chargé D’Affaires Christopher Lamora

Swearing-In Ceremony for Peace Corps Education Volunteers Remarks by Chargé D’Affaires Christopher Lamora  Thursday, August 8, 2019   Honorable Deputy Minister of Education, Hon. Gifty Twum-Ampofo Representatives of Other Volunteer Corps Representatives of the Media Colleagues Distinguished Guests I am very pleased to administer the oath of service to these 23 U.S. citizens today. They ...
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Ambassador Sullivan’s Remarks – Exhibition Launch for the HACSA Summit 2019

Ambassador Stephanie Sullivan’s Remarks Exhibition Launch for the HACSA Summit 2019 The Heritage and Cultural Society of Africa (HACSA) Tuesday August 6, 2019, 4:00 p.m.   Before I start my remarks, I would like us to observe a moment of silence  in memory of American author Toni Morrison, who today joined the ancestors. A great ...
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