The German Embassy Accra made a donation of sports equipment (footballs and jerseys) to Senior High Technical School in Afife (Volta Region).
Afife Senior High Technical School
On 17 December 2015 Ambassador Rüdiger John handed over the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany to Sister Agathina Miss. The order was awarded to Sister Agathina Miss by Federal President Dr. Joachim Gauck for her services in Ghana. For more than 45 years Sister Agathina Miss has been living and working in Ghana as a member of the “Steyler Mission” (Divine Word Mission), where she was devoted to serve the sick and those in need.
Awarding of the Order of Merit to Sister Agathina Miss
Refugee crisis - what German foreign policy is doing
Dealing with the worldwide refugee crisis is an international challenge. Combating the causes of flight and raising awareness in countries of origin ‑ these are the priorities of German foreign policy.
More information on German foreign policy in the refugee crisis
In October, the Embassy and the German Federal Foreign Office organized a trip for journalists and experts from more than 10 different countries to study the migration and integration trends in the country and the role the federal government is playing in the current crisis. On behalf of Ghana the journalist Kwaku Kwakye Afreh-Nuamah took part in this trip and describes his experience.
AT THE HEART OF THE EUROPEAN MIGRANT CRISIS: GERMANY, HOME OF REFUGEES