The Canadian Defence Advisor (CDA) represents the interests of the Department of National Defence and the Canadian Forces in the Republic of Ghana and the other countries to which he is cross-accredited.
The Defence Advisor liaises with the armed forces of his accredited countries, advises the Canadian Heads of Mission in all countries of accreditation on military matters and, reports to National Defence Headquarters in Ottawa on all matters of military and security interest in the region. Finally, he coordinates the military programs offered by the Government of Canada.
Defence Advisor: Colonel Guy Savard, CD
his assistant: Sergeant Liliane Pinet CD
The Canadian Defence Advisor in Accra is cross-accredited to the following countries:
The Canadian Defence Advisor to Ghana is resident in Dakar, Senegal, he or his assistant can be reached using the following methods:
Telephone: 221 33 889 4763
Fax: 221 33 889 4725
The Military Training and Cooperation Programme (MTCP) is a key instrument of defence diplomacy that advances Canada's contribution to international peace and security. To receive further information on MTAP we recommend the following sites;
You can receive further information on the Department of National Defence and the Canadian Forces using the following hyperlinks:
To join the Canadian Forces, you MUST be a Canadian Citizen prior to submitting your application.