GHANA’S PRESIDENT IN U.S.TO ATTEND HIGH-LEVEL MEETING ON UN SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS

ACCRA– President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo of Ghana has left for the United States to attend a high-level event on the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDG’s) which will mark the achievement of the Qatar Foundation’s commitment to enrol ten million children to receive quality primary education.

President Akufo-Addo is attending the event in his capacity as co-Chair of the Group of Advocates of Eminent Persons of the SDGs. He was invited to attend by Moza Bint Nasser, Chairperson of the Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, which implemented the project in partnership with the United Nations Children’s Fund (Unicef).

The president is also scheduled to deliver the keynote address at the 27th Annual Africa Peace Awards in Sacramento, California, and launch the African Peace Fellows Programme at California State University.

He is accompanied by the Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration Minister Shirley Ayorkor Botchway and officials from the Presidency and Foreign Ministry.

President Akufo-Addo will return to Ghana on Monday.

Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK