Ambassador Joseph Henry Smith talks with UGA's Amrit Bart about a poultry program the university hopes to kick-start in Ghana's rural communities. 

Ghana is considering appointing an honorary consul in Atlanta as commercial connections between the West African nation and Georgia intensify, Ambassador Joseph Henry Smith told Global Atlanta during a recent visit.  More

Former Peace Corps Volunteer Wins Global Atlanta Holiday Contest

by Phil Bolton | February 13, 2014 Susan Caster, who served as a Peace Corps volunteer in Ghana from 1977-81, was the winner of Global Atlanta’s “Winter Wonderland” contest held over the Christmas holidays. More

Senegalese Business School Seeks Partners in Atlanta

by Phil Bolton | September 17, 2012 Representatives of Senegal’s largest private business school are in Atlanta this week meeting with local universities interested in establishing student and faculty exchanges. More
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Young African Leaders Return Under Prestigious YALI Program

by Phil Bolton | June 22, 2015 Fifty Mandela Fellows, who will be participating in programs at the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies at Georgia State University and the School of Business at Clark Atlanta University, will be hosted by the city of Atlanta and its Office of Film and Entertainment at a welcome reception Tuesday evening where they will learn of the city's growth as a center for the film industry. More
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