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FORIG Practices Climate Smart Land Economics with Bamboo

The Forestry Research Institute of Ghana (FORIG), under a smart land restoration programme, is leveraging on bamboo’s great ecological potential, to improve vegetation cover...
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CSIR-FORIG sensitise school children on climate change

The Forest and the Climate Change Division (FCCD) of the Forestry Research Institute of Ghana (FORIG) has embarked on schools’ outreach and climate change...

FORIG Focuses On 3 Priority Areas

The Forestry Research Institute of Ghana (FORIG) has launched a strategic plan to promote efficient management of the nation’s natural forests and biodiversity conservation. Dr....

Forestry Institute Calls For Protection Of Food And Medicinal Plants

The Institute said home-grown knowledge formed the basis for local level decision making in agriculture, human and animal health, food security, education, natural resource...

Media Tasked to Help Settle Transparency Issue in Forest Sector

These include holders of timber rights, timber utilization contracts, timber utilization permit and special permits. Dr Marfo asserted that Special Permits regime for example is...

FORIG aims to become centre of excellence in forestry research

Dr. Daniel Ofori, the Director, said beginning next year January, it would establish a commercialization and resource mobilization division, to generate more revenue to...
Experts say the world's forest provide a valuable and irreplaceable source of genetic resources ?

stakeholders asked to help protect forest resources

A day?s stakeholder dialogue on sustainable management of the nation?s forest resources has been held at Nkawie in the Atwima-Nwabiagya District. ...

Forest Commission Act To Boost Forest Carbon Stock

The Forestry Commission (FC) has initiated key policy reforms to effectively respond to environmental safety and boost forest carbon stock. Forest management strategies highlight the...