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Ghana COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information Last updated: [06/13/2022]   As of June 12, 2022, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) order requiring all persons to show a negative COVID-19 test result or documentation of recovery from COVID-19 before boarding a flight to the United States, is rescinded.  Starting at 12:01 a.m. EST on June 12, ...
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U.S. and Ghana Partner to Improve Fish Standards

Accra, Ghana — The U.S. Government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) in partnership with the Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development, today announced the Safe Fish Certification and Licensing Scheme under the theme, “Safe Fish, Better Health.”  Under the program, fish processors will adopt a code of conduct to meet health and ...
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U.S. Celebrates the Premiere of “You Only Live Once” (YOLO) – Season 6

U.S. Celebrates the Premiere of “You Only Live Once” (YOLO) – Season 6 Award-Winning Young Adult Health Education Program Returns January 23, 2023, Accra, GHANA –The United States Government with the Ghana Health Service and the National Population Council marked the premiere of the sixth season of the popular hit TV show You Only Live ...
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U.S. Effort to End Gender-Based Violence Continues

16 Days of Activism Campaign Highlights the Capacity for Change  Accra, Ghana – As part of the global 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence (GBV) campaign this year, the U.S. Embassy in Ghana focused on highlighting the problem of Gender-Based Violence and elevated the stories of those that are fighting to end it.  While ...
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U.S. Donates Supplies to Help Prosecute Perpetrators and Support Survivors of Gender-Based Violence

U.S. Donates Supplies to Help Prosecute Perpetrators and Support Survivors of Gender-Based Violence Accra, Ghana – As part of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence campaign, U.S. Ambassador Virginia Palmer visited the Ghana Police Service’s Domestic Violence and Victims Support Unit (DOVVSU) “One-Stop Center” today.  During the visit, the Ambassador donated sexual assault examination kits and ...
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