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Traffic Alert: U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Traffic Alert:  U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana (December 9, 2020) Location:  Accra, Ghana  Event:  Traffic Alert The U.S. Embassy is encouraging its in-office staff to depart early this afternoon due to the potential for significant traffic congestion in conjunction with the expected announcement of the 2020 Ghanaian election results.  Please plan accordingly and follow media reports for ...
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U.S. Supports Ghana’s Electoral Processes through a Partnership with Center for Democratic Development (CDD)-Ghana

Accra, GHANA— On December 3, 2020, U.S. Ambassador to Ghana Stephanie S. Sullivan joined the Ghana Center for Democratic Development (CDD) and Coalition of Domestic Election Observers (CODEO) to open the National Information Center.  Representatives from the Electoral Commission, Election Security Taskforce, and the National Peace Council as well as members of the diplomatic corps ...
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The United States and Ghana Make Strides to Achieve a HIV-free Generation by 2030

Accra, GHANA—The United States, through the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), joined with the government of Ghana to commemorate international World AIDS Day 2020.  Both nations noted the positive progress made to reach the goal of an HIV-free generation under the theme “Stay Safe, Let’s End AIDS by 2030.” On November 30, PEPFAR ...
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The United States Partners with Ghana to Strengthen Public Health Emergency Communication

Boadi, GHANA— On November 19, 2020, the U.S. government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), together with the government of Ghana launched the National Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) for Risk Communication and Social Mobilization during Public Health Emergencies and a message guide during the annual International One Health Day event.  One Health brings ...
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Statement by U.S. Ambassador to Ghana Stephanie S. Sullivan on the passing of Fmr. Pres. Rawlings

Accra, GHANA— On behalf of the government and people of the United States, I offer our sincere condolences to the government and people of Ghana on the passing of His Excellency former President Jerry John Rawlings on November 12.  I extend our deepest sympathies to the bereaved family, especially to former First Lady Nana Konadu ...
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