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WACCI Conference General Information


  • Entry visas on arrival

Participants who would require visas to gain entry into Ghana should provide their tickets and copies of their passport biodata pages to conference@wacci.ug.edu.gh by July 10, 2018.


  • Transport

Transportation services would be provided to convey participants lodging at the listed hotels to the conference venue.


  • Airport Transfers

Some of the listed hotels provide airport transfers. Kindly take note of this when booking.


  • Weather and Climate

The average temperature in Accra in October is hot at 26˚C, reaching as high as 30˚C.


  • Time

Standard time in Ghana is GMT.


  • Currency

The Ghana Cedi is the currency in use. The exchange rate is GHS 1 =USD 4.78 as at September 13, 2018. Currency conversions can be done on this website; https://www.oanda.com/currency/converter/. Though some hotels and shops use credit cards, it is advisable to always have money at hand.