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Ghanaian government and Development partners commit US$ 230.2 million
(© German Embassy)
On Thursday, August 14th 2014 the Minister of Local government, Hon. Julius Debrah; Deputy Minister of Finance Hon. Mr. Cassiel Ato Forson and the key development partners in decentralisation, namely Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, and Switzerland (SECO) signed a Letter of Intent that sets the next five years of support to the District Development Facility (DDF) until 2018.
Press Release [pdf, 186.44k]
New guidelines for Africa policy – supporting the security architecture, boosting African ownership
On 21 May 2014 the German cabinet decided on the new Federal Government Policy Guidelines for Africa drafted by the Federal Foreign Office. The guidelines summarise the context, principles and focuses of Germany’s Africa policy.
Federal Government Policy Guidelines for Africa
In a ceremony held on 22 May 2014, the Ministry of Finance (MoF) inaugurated a new library on its premises. Deputy Minister Ato Forson, H.E. Ambassador Rüdiger John and the Swiss State Secretary Ms Ineichen-Fleisch officially opened the library in a ribbon cutting ceremony before inspecting the new facility.
Ambassador John inaugurates new library at the Ministry of Finance
The first Government monitoring report entitled “Energy of the future” shows that Germany’s Energiewende – the transformation of its energy system – is on course.
As part of the “Energy of the future” monitoring process, the German Government takes stock of progress made with the Energiewende each year.
Energiewende in Germany