L. C. N. Anglaaere (PhD)

Position: Deputy Director / Principal Research Scientist
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Professional fields of interest

Agroforestry; Ecophysiology;

Plantation Silviculture, Carbon Sequestration; Landscape Restoration

Professional background

2001-2005 PhD. (Agroforestry); Univ. of Wales, Bangor, UK

1992 - 1994 MSc. (Forest Resources Management); Univ. of Ibadan, Nigeria

1985 - 1988 BSc. (Natural Resources Management); K.N.U.S.T., Kumasi


2000 Certificate: (Monitoring, Evaluation, Reporting, Verification and Certification of Carbon Sequestration Projects; Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, U.S.A.; (8th - 26th May 2000).

Research Projects

  • Improving the sustainability of cocoa farms in Ghana through utilization of native forest trees in agroforestry system
  • Allanblackia standard setting and sustainable supply chain management: Establishment of Biological baselines.
  • Development of silvicultural prescriptions based on research trials for the establishment and management of forest plantations in Ghana.


Adu-Anning, C., Anglaaere, L.C.N. & Nwoboshi, L.C. (1995). Growth, energy yield and nutrient uptake of some fuel wood species in the savanna of Ghana. Journal of Tree Science 14(1): 23

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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
Email : director@csir-forig.org.gh