Hamdia Mahama Wumbeidow (Mrs)

Position: Research Scientist

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Tel: +233-242776259

Professional fields of interest:

Amphibian diversity and conservation, wildlife conflict and Management Science, Wildlife Management

Professional background

M.Phil. (Zoology) Biodiversity Studies- 2014 University of Ghana Legon , Ghana
B.Sc. Agricultural Technology (Natural Resources Management)-2006 University for Development Studies, Tamale, Ghana.

Research Project

Amphibian studies, mining effect on wildlife, wildlife monitoring and conservation and breeding project for the critically endangered frog (Conraua derooi)


About us

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 : [email protected]