Germany is seeking to become a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council. Foreign Minister Steinmeier announced the candidacy for 2019/20 in Hamburg on Monday (27 June). The elections are expected to take place at the General Assembly in June 2018.
Germany’s candidacy on the Security Council
The German Embassy in Accra and Goethe Institute have donated to the Achimota School in Accra new musical instruments. A Concert was organized on 2nd July 2016 to inaugurate the instruments. On stage were some students and prominent musicians who have attended the Achimota School.
New Musical Instruments for Achimota School
Joy of making music together: students from different schools in Accra give a concert of European and African music.
The siege against your right to know: What Ghanaian media can draw from Germany
In May this year, the Embassy and the German Federal Foreign Office organized a fact-finding trip for 18 selected journalists and media experts on the topic "pluralistic society - Role of the media in Germany. On behalf of Ghana the journalist Kwetey Nartey took part in this trip and describes his experience.
The siege against your right to know: What Ghanaian media can draw from Germany [pdf, 1,536.25k]