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Ghana and Germany have established diplomatic relations 60 years ago. In this anniversary year project in the thematic areas youth, environment and promotion of the private sector are in the focus of the vibrant cooperation between the two countries.
60 Years Ghana and Germany - Partners for the Future
Foreign Minister Gabriel met with African Union representatives in Addis Ababa to discuss how the threat of famine in the region can be averted. Gabriel believes the organisation plays a key role in shaping Africa’s future.
Working together to prevent humanitarian crises
With the support of the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Accra, the newly founded Centre for European Studies at the University of Ghana organized on 25 April 2017 a discussion on the topic similarities and differences between the European Union and the Africa Union. About 200 students, academics, politicians as well as civil society and press representatives took part in the discussion.
Ghana @ 60 and European Union @ 60
The G20 Africa Partnership is a central project of Germany’s G20 presidency. Its aim is to improve conditions for sustainable private sector investment, investment in infrastructure, economic participation, and employment in African countries.
A key pillar of the G20 Africa Partnership is the Compact with Africa, an initiative within the G20’s finance track. It is coordinated by the German Federal Ministry of Finance.
G20 Compact with Africa
Private investment and private business are key factors for the development of Ghana – this was broad consensus shared by the German business community and Ghana’s Vice-President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, who met for a business lunch on 30th March 2017...
German business community meets Vice-President Bawumia
Germany for United Nations Security Council 2019-20
Peace, justice, innovation, partnership - these are the things Germany wants to play in the United Nations. That is why we are standing for a seat in the United Nations Security Council 2019/20 - "an organization more important than ever," said Foreign Minister Steinmeier.