2016 Colloquium Presentations

African Rosewood:Pathways for sustainable utilisation and conservation
Mr. William N. Bandoh

Converting Science into Wealth
Dr. Kofi Poku

Is participatory forestry coping with democracy?
Dr. Emmanuel Marfo

The role of internal audit in managing risks in organisation
Mr. John K. Boateng

The tiny little foxes
Mr. Yaw Osei Adjei

Overview: Water stress, Ecosystem Function and Tree Functional Diversity in Tropical African Forests
Mrs. Theresa Peprah

Timber tree enumeration and factors affecting farmers’ willingness to integrate it on-farmlands for REDD policy response in south West Ghana
Dr. Lawrence Damnyag

Set up and Accreditation of Wood and Furniture testing Laboratory under ISO 17025 at CSIR-FORIG.
Dr. Emmanuel Appiah-Kubi

Training on “Large scale project on genetic timber verification (Large scale)”
Dr. Sandra Acheampong Owusu

Status and Trends of Forest Pests and Diseases in West and Central Africa
Dr. Paul P. Bosu

Akyem Mine Wildlife Program Through the Camera Eye For Your Eyes-2016
Dr. Bright Kankam and Dr. Caleb Ofori-Boateng

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