Ghana Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) - Institute of Industrial Research
|Mission||The mission of the CSIR- Institute Industrial Research is to drive national development and global competitiveness in industry through scientific and technological research. This will be achieved by developing relevant cutting-edge technologies and materials, and offer services that can attract local and international application|
|Organization Type||Government (National or Local)|
|Organizational Expertise||Capacity Building, Climate/Environment, Monitoring and Evaluation, Research, Technology and Fuel R&D, Lab or Field Testing, Other (please describe)|
|Expertise||REPAIR, MAINTENANCE, SERVICE AND CALIBRATION|
|Technologies and Fuels||Ethanol/Alcohol, Biogas, Biomass (Ag. Residue, Processed Biomass, etc.), Charcoal, Solar, Other|
|Other Technologies and Fuels||BIOFUELS|
|Clean Cooking Activities||Member of the team working on â€œPilot Global Bio-Energy Partnership (GBEP) sustainability indicators for Ghana.2012. - Completed.
Member of the team who wrote the proposal titled â€œTurning biowaste into sustainable products: development of appropriate conversion technologies applicable in developing countriesâ€ European Commission 7th Framework Programme for Research, (2012) with sixteen (16) institutions and organizations.
Deployment and capacity building on renewable energy as a tool for STI promotion in Ghanaâ€ funded by UNESCO, Accra Office. (March - May, 2011). - Completed
Development, demonstration and transfer of improved yam barn. West African Agricultural Productivity Programme (WAAPP) â€“ on-going.
|Partnership||TESTING, KNOWLEDGE SHARING, TRAINING AND CAPACITY BUILDING,|
|Regions Operating In||Sub-Saharan Africa|
|Countries Operating In||Ghana|
|Address||OTINSHIE -AMERICAN HOUSE, EAST LEGON
P.O. BOXLG576, LEGON
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