Finance Division

The Division's  core mandate is to provide financial management /reporting to the Institute and all other Stakeholders; and
safeguard the assets of the Institute;

The objectives of the Finance Division is to provide accurate periodic financial reports in the approved formats to management, management board, CSIR, central government, donors and all other users of our financial information; and to advice management on financial issues and to ensure that there are efficient and effective controls in place.

The Division has one head referred to as the Head of Finance. He is  assisted by three able staff who are Accountants and four senior staff. The Division exist as a support unit of the Institute

Senior Members

Name Rank
Osei Yaw Adjei Senior Accountant /HOD
Isaac Boahen Accountant
Samuel Atusong Accountant 
Gifty Waife-Mensah Tenkorang Accountant

Senior Staff

Name Position
Georgina Boateng Yeboah Chief Accounting Assistant
Wendy O. Amankwah Principal Accounting Assistant
Kwabena Achina Owusu Principal Accounting Assistant
Michael Amofa Accounting Assistant






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Who We Are

Forestry Research Institute of Ghana is one of the 13 institutes of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR). It is located at Fumesua near Kumasi in the Ashanti Region of Ghana. It started as a research unit within the Forestry Department in 1962. It was fully established as a research institute and named FOREST PRODUCTS RESEARCH INSTITUTE (FPRI) under the then Ghana Academy of Sciences in 1964 and in 1968 placed under the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR).

Contact Us

The Director
Forestry Research Institute of Ghana
P. O. Box UP 63 KNUST
Kumasi, Ghana

Tel :+233-(0)3220-60123/60373
Fax :+233-(0)3220-60121
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