Development Cooperation

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German Ghanaian Development Cooperation

German Development Cooperation Development cooperation is one of the most important areas of German-Ghanaian relations. All efforts are informed by the United Nations’ Millennium Development Goals. O...

Launch of Co-Financing for Technical and Vocational Training by EU and Germany

Launch of Co-Financing for Technical and Vocational Training by EU and Germany

The GIZ and the European Union (EU) launched the third phase of the Ghana Skills Development Initiative (GSDI III) at a signing ceremony at the Council for Technical and Vocational Education and Training (COTVET) in Accra on 23rd May 2017. The initiative whose total cost is EUR 10.769 Million, seeks to improve the quality of the traditional apprenticeship system in the informal sector in Ghana. The ceremony was attended by H. E Christoph Retzlaff, the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to Ghana, H.E. William Hanna, the Ambassador of the European Union to Ghana, Dr. Fred Asamoah, the Executive Director of COTVET, Alan Walsch, the Country Director of GIZ, and other GSDI partners.

Deputy Minister, Mr. Thomas Silberhorn, congratulates Ghana to 60 years of independence.

Recent Projects and Events

View some of the recent projects and events to get an idea of the richness of Germany's developing cooperation in Ghana.

Sewing machines for Resource Centre for Persons with Disabilities in Wa

Small Scale Projects in the Framework of Technical Cooperation

The programme of small scale projects of the German Embassy provides funds to local beneficiaries under the aspect of social, humanitarian and charitable assistance. Its target group are underprivileged in the society. Small scale projects do not form part of current projects of development cooperation; they are independent projects funded from their initial stage to final completion.

Call for application: Environmental Management courses

The German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety with a view to supporting the implementation of Agenda 2030, Technische Universität Dresden...