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Her Excellency the Ambassador, Mrs. Edith Hazel was posted as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Royal Kingdom of Denmark with concurrent accreditation to Norway, Finland, Sweden, and Iceland in July 2014. 
Until her appointment she was the Deputy Head of Ghana’s Mission in Washington D.C. – USA. From 2001 – 2005, she was a Member of Parliament for the Evalue Gwira Constituency in the Western Region of Ghana. As a former Board Chairperson of the Ghana Water Company, Ambassador Hazel comes to the new post with a wealth of experience and international exposure which is needed for a successful tour of duty. 
The Ambassador operates an open door policy to all Ghanaians residing in the Nordic countries. It is her desire to ensure that Ghanaians in the various countries establish umbrella Ghanaian Associations and where these associations exist, strengthen them for the benefit of Ghanaian citizens. To implement the Government diaspora engagement programme, it is the desire of the Ambassador to engage Ghanaians in the Nordics with the view of harnessing their expertise for National Development. 

Welcome to The Embassy of Ghana, Denmark

Welcome to the official website of the Embassy of the Republic of Ghana in Denmark. This site has been upgraded to reflect the desire to satisfy the needs of our numerous visitors and serve as a source of information on Ghana, a country endowed with unlimited opportunities in human capital, trade, investment and tourism.


The Embassy of Ghana in Copenhagen is accredited to Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland, and Iceland and is responsible for the co-ordination, promotion and protection of the national interest of Ghana and Ghanaians in the host countries in a manner as to meaningfully contribute to the enhancement of the country's security and socio-economic development. The Mission provides an efficient one-stop reference for general information on Ghana for the effective promotion of trade, investment and tourism.


The Embassy is also accredited to the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral assistance (International IDEA) headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden which Ghana is a member. The embassy therefore participates actively in the activities and deliberations of the International IDEA.


Ghana is recognized as a model of democracy, characterized by political stability, and respect for the rule of law and fundamental human rights. The nation enjoys peace and political harmony which are essential for socio-economic progress and cultural advancement.


The economy is built on the abundance of mineral, agriculture and other natural resources which include forests, vast areas of arable land and deposits of gold, diamond, manganese andoil. With the available natural and human, stable political system, liberalized economy and constantly expanding resources infrastructure, Ghana is rapidly becoming attractive and profitable investment and business destination in West Africa, facilitating easy access to sub-regional markets from some 250 million people. The recent discovery of significant amount of crude oil continues to give rise to promising opportunities an opening for private investors. Multilateral agreements such as AGOA and MCA are some of the associated advantages of investing in Ghana.


Ghana’s historic links with Africans in the Diaspora, cultural diversity, friendly people and the proverbial hospitality, coupled with geographic accessibility uniquely positions Ghana as the preferred destination for many tourists.


The Ghana Embassy remains committed to serving the needs of its numerous friends and partners in development as well as its citizens resident in Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Norway, and Iceland. It is our sincere hope that our visitors will find this website resourceful and we welcome any constructive suggestions that would help improve our services.


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Ghana has 12,130 primary schools, 5,450 junior secondary schools, 503 senior secondary schools, 21 training colleges, 18 technical institutions,...

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