Ongoing Projects

  • Set up and Accreditation of Wood and Furniture Testing Laboratory at CSIR-FORIG.  Funded by: Swiss Secretariat for Economic Cooperation (SECO), Switzerland through the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)
  • Processing characteristics of Gmelina  arborea Roxb. ex Sm from two ecological zones in Ghana
  • The use of High Quality Cassava Flour (HQCF) from two sources as an extender for plywood production
  • Weathering characteristics of natural forest and plantation grown Khaya ivorensis in Ghana
  • Medicinal properties from the stem bark of Forest Trees
  • Adding value to agro residues of Tetrapleura tetraptera for improved livelihood in collaboration with local communities
  • Evaluating Product Quality, Trade and Innovation in the Bamboo and Rattan Industry in Ghana
  • Automation of wood identification in Ghana
  • Kumasi Urban Forestry Project
  • Allanblackia parviflora A. Chev populations in Different Landuse Systems in Ghana.