Please note that the Embassy in Accra will be closed on Monday, 3rd October.
Yesterday (13.09.2016) the West African Clean Energy & Environment Exhibition & Conference (WACEE) startedi its 5th edition. In his opening address the German Ambassador Christoph Retzlaff stressed the need for sustainable solutions for the growing energy demand in Ghana and worldwide and pointed out that renewal energy is an important part of German development cooperation in Ghana.
EU CLIMATE DIPLOMACY WEEK
The EU Delegation to Ghana and the Embassies of the EU member states present in Ghana organize the EU Climate Diplomacy Week from 12 to 18 September 2016. After the signing of the Paris Climate Agreement in December 2015, the first-ever universal, legally binding global climate deal, Germany and its European partners want to showcase the manifold climate initiatives they undertake together with Ghana. The first day of Climate Diplomacy week we publish the congratulations to Ghana for its decisive role during the Climate Agreement negotiations.
EU CLIMATE DIPLOMACY WEEK [pdf, 209.4k]
Speaking about the advantages of favourable German economic policies for Ghanaian enterprises Mr. Abels, Chargé d’Affaires of the Federal Republic of Germany in Ghana and Head of the economic section of the German Embassy, mentioned oportunities and obstacles for growing Ghanaian-German trade relations.
Entrepreneur's Breakfast Meeting
New Location for DAAD Consultation at the German Embassy
Please note that the individual consultation hours on Thursday mornings from 9 am to 11 am will take place at a new location: Beginning from September you will meet the DAAD at the Consular Section of the German Embassy in 4, Sam Nujoma Close, North Ridge, Accra.
DAAD Information Sessions [pdf, 447.19k]
Germany a centre of global researchers
Berlin (GTAI) - A recent report from Germany’s Federal Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF) has revealed that Germany is fast becoming a centre for researchers to locate to from abroad, as well as being a global research hub.
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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