Courtesy Call On The Honourable Minister For Foreign Affairs And Regional Integration By The Ambassador Of Finland To Ghana, on Monday, 9th April, 2018.

The Ambassador of the Republic of Finland to Ghana, H.E. Pirjo Suomela-Chowdhury paid a courtesy call on  the Hon. Minister for Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, Hon. Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey,  on  Monday, 9th April, 2018.


After exchange of pleasantries,  Hon. Ayorkor Botchwey  acknowledged the active relations Ghana shares with Finland. She underscored  the need for the relations to  be nurtured for the  mutual benefit of both countries. She further stated that, Ghana has  ambitious policies which, coupled with a thriving democracy, presents a peaceful and fertile arena for investors. She urged the  Finnish Ambassador to take the opportunity to invite more investors from Finland into the country.


On her part,  H.E.  Pirjo Suomela-Chowdhury  reiterated the active relations between Ghana and Finland and expressed the hope that,  the relations would be further strengthened.  She  commended the Ghana Beyond Aid initiative, among other things,  and stated that, it was a policy upon which  Ghana could derive its sustainable development.  She also lauded the Government’s efforts at making Senior High School education accessible to all Ghanaians by the introduction of the free SHS policy.