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Intellectual Property

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Telephone: +233 3220 62184


KNUST Staff trained in Research Grant Proposal Development

The Office of Grants and Research (OGR) organises workshop on Research Grant Proposal Development.


The Intellectual Property Unit of KNUST's Office of Grants and Research organised a workshop on the Role and Benefit of Intellectual Property Rights in Academic Research.

Poor sleep associated with higher risk of chronic pain

People who sleep poorly may be more likely to develop a chronic pain condition and have worse physical health, a study from the UK suggests.

First Lady to facilitate the building of cancer treatment center in Ghana

Accra, Sept 20, GNA -The First Lady, Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo has pledged to mobilise resources to build a cancer treatment centre in Ghana to help cater for cancers among women and children.

Educational Institutions Fail To Take Advantage Of Copyright

Mr George Dame, Deputy Attorney General, says educational and research institutions in Ghana have failed to take advantage of copyright laws to patent their intellectual properties.

Inadequate information hindering sexual and reproductive health in schools

Sexual and Reproductive Health (SRH) programmes in Ghana are not providing the full range of information adolescents need, a recent study shows.

Attorney-General challenges inventors to patent their property

The Attorney-General and Minister of Justice, Ms Gloria Afua Akuffo, has expressed concern over the failure of tertiary institutions to patent their intellectual property.

MSU researchers work to eliminate food insecurity in Ghana

Although Africa may seem a world away from Starkville, researchers at Mississippi State University’s Soybean Innovation Lab are working to improve the lives of millions of people in Ghana by elimin

Step up efforts to mobilise revenues locally - ACET

The government has to redirect its efforts to mobilise revenues within the domestic economy in order to wean itself from dependence on foreign financing of development projects, the Director at the

Researcher mounts campaign on clean cookstove

Organisations, households, and schools have been called upon to shift to the use of improved institutional stoves to avoid heat emissions and diseases.