Delegation of the European Union to Ghana

Press and Media

Democracy cannot live without free, diverse and independent media. Journalists and media actors across the globe hold states, government officials, corporations and society at large accountable for their actions. But far too many among them face threats and attacks simply for carrying out their work
Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini on the occasion of the United Nations Day
On the European and World Day against the Death Penalty, the Council of Europe and the European Union (EU) reiterate their strong opposition to capital punishment in all circumstances and for all cases. The death penalty is an affront to human dignity. It constitutes cruel, inhuman and degrading
Ghana on 22 October 2018, observed and marked the National Cyber Security Awareness Month for 2018 in Accra.
The Head of the European Union Delegation to Ghana, Diana Acconcia, has presented her letter of credentials to Ghana's President H.E. Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo in Accra.
H. E. Diana ACCONCIA, European Union Ambassador to Ghana, together with Mr. Carl Alexandre, Executive Director, Partnerships and Planning the West Africa Police Information System (WAPIS) Programme on 2 October, 2018, handed over IT equipment to Ghana's Minister of the Interior, Mr Ambrose

Switch Africa Green Programme

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SWITCH Africa Green is an EU-funded initiative aimed at promoting sustainable development and the transition towards an inclusive green economy in 7 countries, including Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Mauritius, South Africa and Uganda. The programme supports the development of green businesses & eco-entrepreneurship, and the use of sustainable consumption and production (SCP) practices.
Switch Africa Green: promoting African countries' transition towards an inclusive green economy
Videos:  Switch Africa Green Programme Video Description:  SWITCH Africa Green is an EU-funded initiative aimed at promoting sustainable development and the transition towards an inclusive green economy in 7 countries, including Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Mauritius, South Africa and

Ghana: A Fishing Nation in Crisis

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The film is about Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated fishing in Ghana and how this is a threat to fish stock and for livelihoods of fishing communities
Ghana: A Fishing Nation in Crisis
The Environmental Justice Foundation (EJF), with funding from the European Union has produced this film under its project "Hen Mpoano". It was broadcasted on a local television station, Joy News, as part of the PM Express show on Tuesday 05/06/2018 to mark the 1st Illegal, Unreported and

Dignified Lives Through GEOP

Dignified Lives Through GEOP
Videos:  Dignified Lives Through GEOP Regions:  Ghana Editorial Sections:  Ghana
The European Union and its Member States have progressively put in place a comprehensive external migration policy and strengthened the work along the Central Mediterranean route. Saving and protecting the lives of migrants and refugees, breaking the business model of smugglers and traffickers and
In a more challenging global environment, the European Union needs to step up its actions to enhance its ability to prevent conflicts, build peace and strengthen international security. By proposing a new European Peace Facility (EPF) the European Union is taking another step towards cementing its
On 15 December 2016, the European Union, through the Emergency Trust Fund for Africa (EUTF), and with contributions from Germany (€48 million) and Italy (€22 million), launched a joint initiative with the International Organization for Migration (IOM) to support the efforts of partner countries in
Editorial Sections:  Ghana Africa Speech by European Union Chargé d' Affaires, Paolo Salvia Speech by Ghana's Minister of Defence, Dominic Nitiwul
Editorial Sections:  Ghana european_partners_working_together_in_ghana_2017-2020_final_26_09_2017.pdf
Editorial Sections: Ghana Speech delivered by Head of the European Union in Ghana, Ambassador William Hanna Speech delivered by Ghana's Minister of Finance, Mr. Ken Ofori-Atta Press Release on the launch of the Joint Programme strategy and the Signing of the financing agreements
Some of the photos were taken during the sceening of the videos at the Silver Bird Cinema in Accra. Regions:  Africa Ghana Show in content: 
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