The World Bank Migration and Development Report for 2021 has reported an increase of 5 percent to US$3.6 billion in remittances flows to Ghana despite the lockdown in many of the remittances sending countries. Host countries for Ghanaian migrants include the USA, the UK, Côte d’Ivoire, Italy, Germany, and Canada. The resilience of Ghanaian migrants has been commended in the face of the harsh economic impact on the top ten remittances sending countries because of COVID-19. Madam Abibatou Wane, Chief of Mission, International Organisation for Migration(IOM), speaking at the GIZ-Ghana Programme Migration and Diaspora Multi-Stakeholder Dialogue on Remittance in Accra.
December 29, 2022