Young African professionals are given a send‑off at the Federal Foreign Office.
Thirty young professionals from Sub-Saharan Africa who have completed the “Afrika kommt!” programme were given a send‑off at the Federal Foreign Office. With this initiative, German companies are fostering young talents from African business with a one‑year stay in Germany.
Promoting and networking: "Afrika kommt!"
Ghana and Germany have established diplomatic relations 60 years ago and have enjoyed a vibrant cooperation ever since. In this anniversary year, projects will focus on thematic areas such as youth, environment and promotion of the private sector.
60 Years Ghana and Germany - Partners for the Future
In order to further promote the close scientific relations between the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) and the German universities, the German Embassy Accra has donated an FTIR spectrometer to the Department of Physics at KNUST. The handing over of the item to Vice Chancellor Prof. Kwasi Obiri-Danso took place at this year’s graduation ceremony of the College of Science on 6 July 2017.
German Embassy donates scientific equipment to KNUST
G20 Africa Partnership launched
To renew efforts for sustainable economic development in Africa the G20 launches the G20
Africa Partnership. The Partnership intends to support related initiatives of the G20 and
facilitate investment Compacts between interested African countries, International Organisations
and interested Partners to support private investment, sustainable infrastructure and
employment in African countries.
Annex to G20 Leaders Declaration [pdf, 166.2k]