The bilateral government negotiations between Ghana and Germany took place from 23rd June to 25th June 2015 in Berlin. As for now, the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) committed new funds amounting to 74.1 Million Euros for the development cooperation with Ghana.
Government Negotiations 2015
On 16th July 2015 the President of the Ghanaian German Economic Association (GGEA), Stephan Antwi, and the Delegate of German Industry and Commerce in Ghana (AHK), Patrick Martens, signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the objective of a closer cooperation between these two organizations. The signing took place in the German Embassy in Accra in the presence of the German Ambassador Rüdiger John.
Signing of the Memorandum
This year has seen the largest number of DAAD research grant awarded to
Ghanaians. On behalf of the German Embassy, Mr. Bernhard Abels, Deputy
Head of Mission, congratulated the new sholarship holders and pointed
out that the academic exchange between Ghana and Germany will be an
enhancement for both of our countries.
DAAD Research Grants 2015
From April 7th to April 9th 2015 the Federal Ministers Hermann Gröhe and the Gerd Müller together with a 20-member delegation visited the Ghanaian capital Accra. The main purpose of the visit was to discuss strategies towards the strengthening of the health systems in the region and towards joint international responses to future catastrophes.
Visit of Minister of Health Gröhe and Minister for Development Müller in Accra