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RIPS Holds District-Level Stakeholder DECCMA Workshop

  A group photograph taken during the workshop The Regional Institute for Population Studies (RIPS) of the University of Ghana has held a district-level stakeholder workshop as part of activities by the “DEltas, vulnerability and Climate Change: Migration and Adaptation” (DECCMA) Project. The event was attended by Municipal and District Chief Executives, traditional rulers, the… Read More »

VC Tours Climate Change Centre and PhD Building Sites

Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Aryeetey being shown the Climate Change building plan The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Ernest Aryeetey, has visited the construction sites for the Climate Change Centre and a PhD building to check on progress of the two building projects. The Pro-Vice-Chancellor in charge of Research, Innovation and Development, Prof. John Owusu Gyapong and the Director of… Read More »

WACCI launches Vegetable Innovation Lab to Boost Tomato Production in Ghana

Participants at the workshop in a group photograph The West Africa Centre for Crop Improvement (WACCI) in collaboration with the Alliance for Agricultural RD for Food Security have organized a two-day workshop on the Tomato Value Chain in Ghana. The Alliance for Agricultural RD for Food Securityis made up of the Syngenta Foundation for Sustainable… Read More »

University Of Ghana Readers Series

The University of Ghana Readers, the single largest publishing initiative of an African University, are meant to highlight the University of Ghana’s significant contributions to the development of thought and to the analysis of critical issues for Ghanaian and African societies over the last 65 years.  The Readers are collections of essays reflecting developments in… Read More »

Prof. Dzodzi Tsikata Elected President Of CODESRIA

Professor Dzodzi Tsikata has been elected President of the Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA).  The election took place at the recent 14th General Assembly of CODESRIA held in Senegal from 8-12 June 2015.  Professor Tsikata, who will serve a three-year term, is a Professor at the Institute of Statistical… Read More »

University of Ghana Signs Landmark $64MM USD PPP Investment Contract with Africa Integras

The University of Ghana today signed a landmark agreement with Africa Integras at a ceremony at the Great Hall.  The $64MM USD project, which was structured as a 25-year Build, Operate and Transfer (BOT), is the first of its kind with a public university in Africa. The Vice Chancellor, Professor Aryeetey confirmed at the ceremony… Read More »