Mr. Emmanuel Minkah

Position: Scientific Secretary/ Principal Technologist

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Tel:+233-322060373 / +233-244844464

Professional fields of interest: Agro-forestry, Drying of forest Products,

Mr. Francis Wilson Owusu

Francis Wilson OwusuPosition: Principal Research Scientist
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Tel: +233-60373/60370

Professional field of interest

sawmilling of wood species, development of

Kwame Antwi Oduro (PhD)

Position: Senior Research Scientist
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Tel: +233-503975546

Professional fields of Interest

Natural resources management, forest policy and governance, forest

Miss. Patience Mansa Gakpetor

Position: Principal Technologist

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Tel: +233-240927205/ +233-545167685

Professional fields of interest

Forest Genetics and tree breeding, Biotechnology,

Mr. George K.D. Ametsitsi

Position: Research Scientist

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Tel:  +233-245669665, +233-243152826

Professional fields of interest

Plant/System/Fire Ecology and Environmental resources management

Mr. James Oppong Amponsah

Position: Principal Technologist

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Tel: +233-208382704

Professional fields of interest: Tree Seed Conservation, Tree Phenology, Seed Germination Improvement and

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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