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KNUST Staff trained in Research Grant Proposal Development

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

Teach students to navigate fake news, say researchers

Universities should be providing students with the skills to understand and handle media manipulation, say academics behind a new study.

Defense Ghana forecast and analysis research to 2021 illuminated by new report

The Future of the Ghanaian Defense Industry – Market Attractiveness, Competitive Landscape and Forecasts to 2021, published by Strategic Defense Intelligence, provides readers with detailed analysi

Horizon 2020 endangered by low success rate, says EUA

Horizon 2020 is endangered by critically low application success rates due to insufficient funding at the European Union and national levels, according to a consultation among the 150 member instit

Research and education internet networks on rise in Africa

Nine African countries have successfully established a sustainable National Research and Education Network promoting internet access to global educational resources and facilitating interaction at

Ideas Matter Research Fellowships for West African Scholars

The West African Research Association and The MasterCard Foundation have announced the recipients of the Ideas Matter Fellowship Program, a new fellowship which supports the research of young acade

Traditional Herbal Practitioners trained on Ghana’s herbal pharmacopoeia

The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research’s (CSIR)-Technical Development and Transfer Centre, has organised a training programme on the Ghana Herbal Pharmacopoeia (GHP), for Traditional He

African Resilience Collaborative (ARC) to launch Ghana Business Alliance for Climate Leadership

Dr Bob Offei Manteaw, Head of Strategy and Senior Research Collaborator of the Africa Resilience Collaborative (ARC), has said the Ghana Business Alliance for Climate Leadership (GBACL) would be la

PIERS to further excellence in research and scholarship

A set of initiatives, collectively now referred to as PIERS, The Provost’s Initiatives to Enhance Research and Scholarship, will build off of existing practices and identify new approaches aimed at

KNUST receives $1 million grant to produce Palm Weevil Larvae on large scale

The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) is embarking on a fight against protein deficiency in Ghana by using Palm  Weevil Larvae, locally known as ‘Akorkono’.

Ghanaian researcher wins first Al-Kharafi Prize

A Ghanaian Chemist, Marian Nkansah has won the first Fayzah M. Al-Kharafi Prize that distinguishes extraordinary women scientists from scientifically and technically lagging countries.