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Green Health: Pioneering Sustainable Supply Chain Practices in Agriculture and Healthcare

Agriculture is the foundation of our food system, providing the essential nutrients necessary for human health. The quality, variety and availability of agricultural produce and products directly impact dietary health and nutrition. “Green health” emphasizes the synergy between agriculture and health, advocating for sustainable practices in both sectors to improve the quality of life and …

David Antwi receiving 2023 PhD Dissertation award

‘Fish and chicken’ study earns 2023 PhD Dissertation Award

“Fish and chicken” is a nickname that may follow David Antwi for the entirety of his career. But he is OK with that.  He has a ready comeback for fellow Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology students and faculty who call him “fish and chicken professor.”  “By the end of the day,” he tells …

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Research-based Innovation in Africa

The African continent boasts many riches: 60% of the world’s arable lands, 30% of the mineral reserves and a young population. But it also shoulders 25% of the global disease burden and accounts for only 3% of global GDP, according to a 2022 Brookings report. When it comes to research and innovation, the stats are …

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Supply Chain Business Forum and Exhibition set for July 29-30

The World Trade Center in Accra, Ghana, will be the place to be July 29-30 as we launch the inaugural Supply Chain Business Forum and Exhibition. The event will bring together industry experts, business leaders and academic researchers around the theme “Navigating the Future of Supply Chains in Africa.” The goal of the forum is …