2015 Colloquium Presentations

UNFF and the Post-2015 International Arrangements on Forests
Dr. J R Cobbinah

Is Ghana Achieving Forest Transition? Analysis of Forest Development Trends in Ghana
Mr. K. A. Oduro

Development of building blocks made of stabilized laterite and agricultural residues as an environmentally friendly alternative to cement blocks in Ghana
Dr. E. Appiah-Kubi

Solar Drying Technology for Lumber and Food Items in Ghana
Mrs. Bridgette Brentuo

Evaluation of Ocimum sanctum as a repellent against mahogany shoot borer, Hypsipyla robusta
Mr. John K. Mensah

New Handbook On Wood Density - Copies Available At CSIR-FORIG

Conference And Training Facilities - Contact Commercialization Division For Details
Water Front Conference Facility UP Coming Beekeeping Training UP Coming Snail Farming Training

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
Email : director@csir-forig.org.gh