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Welcome Address

You are warmly welcome to the website of the Embassy of the Republic of Ghana in Rome, Italy.

The Embassy takes care of the interests of the sending state (Ghana) in the receiving state (Italy) as well as its countries of concurrent accreditations. These countries are Croatia, Greece, Slovenia, Serbia and Montenegro.

The Embassy is also accredited to the Rome based United Nation's Agencies i.e. Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), World Food Programme (WFP) and International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD).

To discharge its mandate effectively and efficiently, the Embassy has the following sections.

  • Political and Economic
  • Trade,Investment and Tourism
  • Passports and Visas
  • Diaspora Affairs
  • Information and Culture
  • United Nations Agencies

The Mission's work is complement by our Honorary Consuls in Greece, Athens and in Italy, namely: Palermo, Brescia, Torino and L'Aquila

For any further information, you may kindly contact the Embassy on the telephone numbers and e-mail addresses provided.

I thank you for finding time to visit our website.

News & Events

Working Visit of H.E. the Ambassador to Como

The Ambassador of the Republic of Ghana to Italy, H.E. Ms. Paulina Patience Abayage, will embark on a 3-day working visit to the City of Como from Saturday 16th December to Monday 18th December 2017, to familiarize herself with the activities of the Ghanaian Community.

As part of the visit, she will supervise a Door-to-Door Consular Service to be rendered for the benefit of the Ghanaians, on Friday 15th and Saturday 16th December 2017 at the Oratorio in Via Murazzo (Cantu) from 08.30 hrs to 19.00 hrs. The Consular team will be led by the Minister/Consular & Welfare, Mr. Jonathan Magnusen.

As part of the visit, the Ambassador will also address a Grand Durbar of all Ghanaians on Saturday 16th December 2017 at 19.00 hrs, where she will interact with the Ghanaian community.

On Monday 18th December 2017, Her Excellency the Ambassador will meet the key institutional figures of the city, including the Mayor and the Prefect of Como, accompanied by the Minister/Consular & Welfare, Mr. Jonathan Magnusen, and representatives of the Ghanaian community.

CLOSURE OF CONSULAR SECTION FOR CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR SEASON

The Embassy of the Republic of Ghana wishes to inform the general public that the Consular Section will close for the Christmas/New Year Season on Thursday, 21st December 2017. Normal work will resume on Thursday, 4th January 2018.

Applicants with Emergency situations only, may call the following telephone numbers for assistance:

06 8621 9307

06 8621 7191

06 8621 5691

We wish you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

Ambassador Paulina Abayage Presents Credentials to Director General of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)

17 November 2017, Rome, Italy - H.E. Paulina Patience Abayage, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Republic of Ghana, presented her Credentials to FAO Director-General Jose Graziano da Silva at the FAO Headquarters.

The two discussed issues of mutual interest which covered the areas of Technical Cooperation, especially in the response to the Fall Armyworm attack, the importance of the Regional Office for Africa in Accra and the strong partnership between FAO and Ghana.

Both pledged their commitment to work together for the benefit of the Country and the Organization.

Photo: Courtesy of FAO

Ambassador Credentials Presentation to FAO

THANKSGIVING SERVICE IN HONOUR OF HER EXCELLENCY,  MS. PAULINA PATIENCE ABAYAGE, AMBASSADOR EXTRAORDINARY AND PLENIPOTENTIARY OF THE  REPUBLIC OF GHANA TO THE REPUBLIC OF ITALY

THANKSGIVING SERVICE IN HONOUR OF HER EXCELLENCY, MS. PAULINA PATIENCE ABAYAGE, AMBASSADOR EXTRAORDINARY AND PLENIPOTENTIARY OF THE REPUBLIC OF GHANA TO THE REPUBLIC OF ITALY

Following her presentation of Credentials on Friday 8th September 2017, Her Excellency Ms. Paulina Patience Abayage, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Ghana to the Republic of Italy on Sunday 10th September 2017 joined the Ghanaian Catholic Community and the Ghana Ecclesiastical Union for a Thanksgiving Service, organized in her honour, at the Society of the Divine Word (SVD) Generalate, at Via dei Verbiti 1 in Rome. The service was conducted by the Chaplain of the Ghanaian Catholics in Rome, Father Joseph Aduse Poku.

HER EXCELLENCY MS. PAULINA PATIENCE ABAYAGE PRESENTS HER LETTERS OF CREDENCE TO HIS EXCELLENCY MR. SERGIO MATTARELLA, PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF ITALY

HER EXCELLENCY MS. PAULINA PATIENCE ABAYAGE PRESENTS HER LETTERS OF CREDENCE TO HIS EXCELLENCY MR. SERGIO MATTARELLA, PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF ITALY

On Friday 8th September 2017, Her Excellency Ms. Paulina Patience Abayage presented her Letters of Credence to His Excellency Mr. Sergio Mattarella, President of the Republic of Italy, at the Quirinale Palace at 17.00 hrs.

The Ceremony commenced with an inspection of a Guard of Honour mounted on the compound of the Presidential Palace, in the honour of Her Excellency Paulina Patience Abayage, upon arrival. Subsequent to that, she was escorted by the Chief of Protocol, His Excellency Mr. Riccardo Guariglia, to present her Letters of Credence to His Excellency the President of Italy.

Ghana Embassy
in Italy

Via Ostriana 4, 00199 Rome

Opening Hours

Chancery:
Monday to Friday
from 8:30 to 15:30
Consular Section:
Monday to Thursday
from 8:30 to 12:30 (Receiving the Applications) and from 14:00 to 15:30 (Collection of Documents)

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