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.