Donation of 150,000 vaccines in Ghana and 200,000 in Gabon

Minister of Foreign Affairs Mr. Nikos Dendias, in the context of the ongoing upgrade of Greece’s presence in sub-Saharan Africa, traveled to Ghana (24-25.11.2021) and Gabon (25-26.11.2021) and had a series of bilateral meetings with his counterparts Mr. Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey and Mr. Pacôme Moubelet-Boubeya and other senior officials.

The aforementioned talks focused on strengthening Greece’s bilateral cooperation with Ghana and Gabon in the fields of economy, investment, implementation of International Law, especially the International Law of the Sea, as well as on cooperation within International Organizations.

Continuing the provision of aid from Greece to help in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, a delivery of COVID-19 vaccines took place: 150,000 vaccines donated to Ghana and 200,000 to Gabon.

The Greek Minister was accompanied by the Director-General of Hellenic Aid, Mr. Alexandros Diakopoulos.