Bamboo utilization for a greener construction and future in Ghana

Thu, 04/24/2014 - 10:14
Date: Tue, 2014-04-29 - Wed, 2014-04-30
CSIR-FORIG Campus, Fumesua, Time 9:00am

The Forestry Research Institute of Ghana of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR-FORIG) in conjunction with the Ministry of Environment, Science and Technology and Innovation (MESTI) is organizing a colloquium on research and development on bamboo resources of Ghana.

Theme: Bamboo Utilization for a Greener Construction and Future in Ghana


  • Bamboo Plantation Development
  • Bamboo for housing and construction
  • Bamboo for environmental sustainability and rural development
  • Bamboo as substitute for timber


Contact info

Interested groups and individuals can send an abstract not more than 250 words to the contact addresses below 

  • The Director, 
  • Forestry Research Institute of Ghana
  • Box 63, KNUST, Kumasi

Email address:

Funding bodies
Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation, Ghana