Tag Archives: Professor Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng

Ghanaians require proper education on GMOs – Minister

Professor Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng, Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation, has urged the National Biosafety Authority (NBA) Board, to educate the public on biotechnology and biosafety issues. This he said will help the public understand and embrace biotechnology as a better alternative to socio-economic advancement. He said such public education on biotechnology, especially on Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs), was needed ...

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German gov’t supports Ghana’s e-waste project with 15 million euro

The Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation (MESTI), has held an inception technical workshop for the “Environmentally Sound Disposal and Recycling of E-waste in Ghana” Programme in Accra. The Technical workshop is supported by the Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH. With an approved budget of 15 million Euro from the German Government, the “Environmentally Sound Disposal and ...

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We need technology to bridge dev’t gap – Frimpong Boateng

The minister-nominee for Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation, Professor Kwabena Frimpong Boateng, says Ghana’s development can be fast-tracked if it prioritizes the use of science and technology. According to him, the teaching of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), must be reinforced in schools especially at the basic level to conscientize Ghanaians on the use of technology. Professor Frimpong-Boateng noted ...

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