Source: GSSP Notes

GSSP’s Scholarship Program I: Datasets Available!

To strengthen capacities as well as better utilize research, GSSP initiated a program for supporting Master’s level thesis research in 2013. In addition to offering students resources and collaboration opportunities to build their research capabilities, the scholarship program aims to enhance the relevance of this body of research to improving the effectiveness of agricultural and >> Read more

Source: GSSP Notes

Parliament Committee of Food, Agriculture and Cocoa Affairs visits IFPRI

Members of the Committee of Food, Agriculture and Cocoa Affairs visit GSSP's office in Accra, Ghana on March 25th to discuss previous and future engagements and to show continued commitment to our collaboration.  "Past collaboration has been very very positive and we would like to continue the positive relationship", said Hon. Owusu Afriyie Akoto (Dr.).

Source: GSSP Notes

Ghana Agricultural News Digest – March 24, 2014.

Below are some current developments on Agriculture in Africa: Agricultural Issues FAO Launches New Satellite-based Data on Forest Resources The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) in a new data released on the state of the world forest said global forest areas continue to decline, with the biggest losses of tropical forests occurring in South America >> Read more

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Ghana Agricultural News Digest – March 17, 2014.

Below are some current developments on Agriculture in Africa: Agricultural Issues Hunger and Under Nutrition Must be Priority – IFPRI International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) 2013 Report has advocate that ending hunger and under nutrition by 2025 should be a priority agenda in post 2015 development agenda worldwide. The Global Food Policy Report circulated >> Read more