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GCCP Charges COCOBOD CEO To Clarify His Position On Cocoa-driven Deforestation

The Ghana Civil Society Actors Cocoa Platform (GCCP), has charged the CEO of COCOBOD, Joseph Boahen Aidoo, to clarify his position on cocoa-driven deforestation...
Economics Project Leap

LEAP Beneficiaries Empowerment Project Begins

A project to economically empower beneficiaries of the Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP) programme by putting them into commercial activities thereby enabling them to...
general sports

Research is essential to the development of Ghana sports

Professor Peter Twumasi, Director General of the National Sports Authority (NSA) has said, research is an essential tool for the development and promotion of...
Commercial Agriculture

Research endorses procedures to promote non-farm work

A Team of Researchers from the University of Development Studies has recommended that agricultural policies should include measures that promote non-farm work to increase...
Wacren Conference

WACREN Asks African Governments to Devote Funds for Research

Professor Nii Narku Quaynor, Board Chair, West and Central African Research and Education Network (WACREN), has appealed to African governments to invest in the...

GCB Bank Adjudged Best In CSR Activities In 2018

GCB Bank has been adjudged the best Bank in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activities for the year 2018. According to a research conducted by the...
research supply

Supply Chain Managers Advised to do research to enhance policy initiatives

Mr Kweku Andoh Awotwi, the Chief Executive Officer of Tullow Ghana has called on managers of the supply chain system to conduct research into...
Climate change

Climate change is linked to expanding deserts – Tree Rings

New research at the University of Arizona (UA) on tree rings has found that climate change caused expansion of deserts. UA researchers studied tree rings...
good cook

Research to improve food and water security begins

A project to develop research capacity across institutions that are self-sustaining and focused on improving food and water security for the poorest of society...
tomato

Farmers Urge Government to Invest in Tomato Production Research

Tomato farmers in the Techiman North District of Brong-Ahafo Region have appealed to government to adequately resource the appropriate research institutions to produce good...
Cerebral Palsy

Research indicates a poor knowledge on Cerebral Palsy

Knowledge on cerebral palsy among health care professionals is low compared to other disabilities, Dr Kwame Sakyi, Director of the Centre for Learning and...
road

New technologies research to preserve rural roads

The UK government is sponsoring a research work in collaboration with various engineering research institutions across Africa to find new technologies that can bring...
schoolbag

Research shows that school bags are not responsible for back pains

Heavy schoolbags do not cause back pain in children, despite common concerns about students straining under the backpacks, according to a latest Australian research....
A researcher prepares for a test at a national key laboratory of silkworm genome biology in Southwest University, Chongqing municipality, May 31, 2017. (Photo by CFP)

Kenya to invest in research to enhance competitiveness of products

Kenya plans to prioritize investment in research, technology and innovation in order to enhance competitiveness of the country's products, a senior official said on...

Panellists demand an inter-university partnership for research

Panellist at recent forum have called on private universities to consider partnering among themselves undertake research work that would have the potential to transform...
CSIR-SARI

UDS, CSIR-SARI Sign Collaborative Agreement on Research, Teaching

The University for Development Studies (UDS) and the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research – Savanna Agricultural Research Institute (CSIR – SARI) have signed...

Yara Ghana supports farmers day with fertilizer

Yara Ghana Limited has donated GHS 25,000.00 (Twenty Five Thousand Ghana Cedis) and one hundred bags of its premium YaraMila Actyva fertilizer to the...

Manufacturing companies Dialogue On plastic waste management

Eight (8) Major manufacturing companies in Ghana have made significant progress towards a commitment to support Government’s efforts at delivering sustainable plastic waste management...
National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE)

NCCE underline need to understand civic responsibilities

Deputy Chairman of the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE), Mr. Samuel Asare Akuamoah, has underlined the need to focus priority effort on helping...
Tax

Ghana suffering from rising debts burden

There was at least GHȼ282 million of underpayments on income tax in the public sector in 2014, a survey on the country’s fiscal policy...

Climate Change-Related Deaths Looming

The first global model of how mortality rates change with hot or cold weather, had been released by researchers at the London School of...
Ghana's political parties

Political Parties Manifestos Should Be Made Legally Binding

Dr Emmanuel Kwesi Anning, Director of Academic Affairs and Research at the Kofi Annan International Peace-Keeping and Training Centre, has said manifestos of political...

MEF Meet Needs Of Nkawkaw Methodist Primary

The pupils of the Nkawkaw Methodist Primary ‘B’ School can now concentrate on their studies without worrying about the challenges of attending...

Skewed Job Opportunities Contribute To Low Admission

Professor Gabriel Ayum Teye, Vice Chancellor of the University for Development (UDS) has stated that the low admission rates to other science related courses...
KAPTEK set of mathematical instruments with an in-built scientific calculator

African Mathematicians Asked To Use Subject To Solve African Problems

African Mathematicians have been urged to seek constant engagement with industry and define common relationship with the problems of the Continent. In this vain, they...

GIMPA Students Encouraged To Strive For Excellence

Professor Philip Ebow Bondzi-Simpson, the Rector of Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration has urged newly admitted students of the institute to exhibit...
Kenya

Kenya conducts research on soil fertility to improve sorghum yields

Kenya is conducting research on soil fertility in order to improve its sorghum yields, the country's research agency said on Thursday. Kenya Agricultural and Livestock...
FDIs

Academy of Economists Pledge To Deepen Research

The Academy of Economists and Investment Bankers, a subsidiary body of the Bastiat Institute Ghana has pledged to complement the investment market with deep...
Ghana Celebrates International Womens Day

Ghanaian Women’s Interest In Public Affairs Increase

Ghanaian women’s interest in public affairs and political discussion increased between 2012 and 2015, reversing a decade-long decline, a new analysis of Afrobarometer data...

RMU Will Start Running Asian Languages Courses in 2018/19

The Regional Maritime University (RMU) is to introduce the study of Asian Languages, such as Chinese and Japanese, as University-Wide courses, beginning from the...