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His Excellency President Jacob Zuma during the Occasion of State Visit to the Republic of Ghana 26 November 2013

November 27, 2013

His Excellency President Jacob Zuma during the Occasion of State Visit to the Republic of Ghana  26 November 2013

Your Excellency, My Dear Brother, President of the Republic of Ghana, Mr. John Dramani Mahama, Honourable Ministers and Deputy Ministers, Your Excellencies, High Commissioners, Senior Officials, Thank you for the invitation Your Excellency and dear brother, to undertake the State Visit to Ghana. We are very humbled by the warm welcome we have more...

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DUTCH GOVERNMENT COMMITTED TO GHANA’S PORT DEVELOPMENT

November 8, 2013

DUTCH GOVERNMENT COMMITTED TO GHANA’S PORT DEVELOPMENT

The Ambassador of the Kingdom of Netherlands to Ghana, Hans Docter has stated that the Dutch government is committed to supporting Ghana to develop her main sea ports into first-class ports. He said Ghana’s quest of becoming the shipping hub in the West African sub-region could only be realised if the ports were well developed. Briefing journalists on the more...

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Africa should invest in manufacturing industry- Professor Aryeetey

November 6, 2013

Africa should invest in manufacturing industry- Professor Aryeetey

Professor Ernest Aryeetey, Vice Chancellor of University of Ghana (UG), has advocated massive investment in the manufacturing industry in Africa to boost the economy and create more jobs. He said an African country that does not create jobs would always be dependent on other countries who would in turn demand the enforcement of their own policies which may not be more...

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Africa Roadshow by Chamber of commerce Holland, 14-Nov 2013 in The Hague

October 28, 2013

Zoekt u nieuwe markten en bent u avontuurlijk ingesteld? Afrika is wellicht niet de eerste regio waar u aan denkt. In dat geval wordt het tijd het continent te leren kennen, want de economie in Afrika groeit een stuk harder dan in de rest van de wereld: in de periode 2013-2015 gemiddeld meer dan 5 procent. Toenemende investeringen, hogere grondstofprijzen en een more...

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Dutch stops with the Black Pete(zwarte piet) or loses all the Sinterklaas celebration

October 23, 2013

Dutch stops with the Black Pete(zwarte piet) or loses all the Sinterklaas celebration

Zwarte Piet is a throwback to slavery, says UN working party chief Tuesday 22 October 2013 The head of the UN’s human rights committee said in an interview with television show EenVandaag that she would object to the character of Zwarte Piet if she lived in the Netherlands. Verene Shepherd, who is Jamaican, said in the interview that the UN working more...

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Has Ghana Forsaken Its Smallholder And Women Farmers?

October 16, 2013

Has Ghana Forsaken Its Smallholder And Women Farmers?

Recently smallholder farmers met and came to the conclusion that, though government recognized the problems facing smallholder farmers, only limited steps have been taken to address the situation.This conclusion by smallholder farmers was reached at a consultative meeting between the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MOFA), farmers and farmer networks organized by more...

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DIASPORA BUSINESS SUMMIT IN ACCRA, Ghana

August 15, 2013

DIASPORA BUSINESS SUMMIT IN ACCRA, Ghana

Embassy of the Republic of Ghana The Hague Tel: 070-3384384-6 31 07 3062800 www.ghanaembassy.nl   15th  August, 2013   DIASPORA BUSINESS SUMMIT IN ACCRA   The Ghana Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration {MFA & RI) through its Diaspora Support Unit (DSU) is organizing on outreach event titled more...

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African Royal Durbar Festival 2013

August 2, 2013

African Royal Durbar Festival 2013

African Royal Durbar Festival 2013 Working for the future Together and Healthy upbringing   The Hague, July 31 2013 After previous, successful editions of the African Royal Durbar Festival the time has arrived for another spectacular and festive edition. Organised in previous years as GhanaFest (Ghana Festival), this year the event will take place on the more...

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South Africa migrants battle rising persecution and why, Mr. AU co-president….

June 18, 2013

South Africa migrants battle rising persecution and why, Mr. AU co-president….

Johannesburg, South Africa - In a country with a history of violence like South Africa, there are few scenes of brutality that can still shock the nation. The video that emerged on YouTube last weekend of a Somali man lying flat in a Port Elizabeth street has shocked many South Africans out of a general complacence over the rising incidence of violence against more...

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Protecting activists, gay and women’s rights central in Dutch foreign policy

June 18, 2013

Protecting human rights activists, supporting gay and transgender rights, and supporting women’s rights are to be a cornerstone of Dutch foreign policy, the cabinet agreed on Friday. ‘If human rights are safe, the rule of law and democracy have more chance,' foreign minister Frans Timmermans said in a statement. 'If human rights are under pressure, suppression more...

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