Gloria Djaney Djagbletey (PhD)

Professional background

2002: Master of Philosophy (MPhil.) Silviculture and Forest Management, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana

1994: B.Sc. (Natural Resources Management), Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana

Other Professional Qualifications

March 2007 Workshop on the use of Geographic Information Systems in Natural Resource Management, Forestry Research Institute of Ghana (FORIG)

26-28 April, 2006 TROBIT (Tropical Biomes in Transition) project inception Meeting, University of Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

2006 Collaborator for West African on a project captioned TROBIT (Tropical Biomes in transition).

Sept-Nov.2005 Training on Tropical Biomass Utilization (JICA sponsored), University of Ryukus, Okinawa, Japan.

September 2004 Workshop on Principles and Application of Remote Sensing and Database Management under Ghana Off Reserve Tree Management Project (GORTMAN), Tropenbos International-Ghana in collaboration with ITC (Netherlands), Resource Management Support Centre, Forestry Commission, Kumasi

August 2004 Workshop on Dissemination of findings of Community Meetings, Tropenbos International-Ghana, Wood Industry Training Centre, Akyawkrom, Ejisu-Kumasi

1995 Workshop on 'Plantation Development in Ghana, Wood Industry Training Centre, Akyawkrom, Kumasi,

Professional fields of interest

Forest Ecology and Physiology, Silviculture systems, Agroforestry, Forest Management, Climate Change and Carbon Sequestration

Research Projects

Community Forestry Management Project (On-farm Research Services): Development of silvicultural prescriptions based on research trial establishment and management of forest plantations in Ghana. (African Development Bank funded)