Climate change and Covid-19: Atiwa East farmers and stakeholders discuss constraints

Climate change and Covid-19 has undoubtedly affected Agriculture in recent times but the Atiwa East District Department of Agriculture in its quest to ensure that research activities, especially adaptive research respond to farmers and their constraints are identified through the … Continue reading Climate change and Covid-19: Atiwa East farmers and stakeholders discuss constraints

Towards tackling seed industry tractable challenges, West Africa Seed Trade Association formed

Over 30 participants drawn from seed companies from Burkina Faso, Cote d’Ivoire, Ghana, Nigeria, Senegal, etc., attended the pioneer virtual meeting convened by CORAF. “There is a window for the private sector to play a role in unleashing the agriculture … Continue reading Towards tackling seed industry tractable challenges, West Africa Seed Trade Association formed

Fish4Zambia: Research among men and women fishers, processors and sellers

A research for development activity of the Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Fish (Fish Innovation Lab), Fish4Zambia, was led by a multicountry team of researchers at Mississippi State University, The University of Rhode Island, the University of Zambia and WorldFish. The team implemented the … Continue reading Fish4Zambia: Research among men and women fishers, processors and sellers

Latest USAID led research from Ghana is testing ways to build rural resilience

Ghana has made tremendous progress against poverty in its rural communities over the past decade. It was the first country in sub-Saharan Africa to attain the Millennium Development Goal (MDG) of halving poverty. However, rural families in the northern regions … Continue reading Latest USAID led research from Ghana is testing ways to build rural resilience

Professor Peter Donkor appointed President of the West African College of Surgeons

Professor Peter Donkor, a Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, from the School of Medicine and Dentistry, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has been inducted into office as the 31st President of the West African College of … Continue reading Professor Peter Donkor appointed President of the West African College of Surgeons

KNUST Researchers advise public to desist from counting money with saliva

Researchers from the Department of Theoretical and Applied Biology at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), have warned the public to avoid counting money with saliva. They found species of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA); a group of … Continue reading KNUST Researchers advise public to desist from counting money with saliva