LIST OF CONFERENCES AND WORKSHOPS ORGANISED BY THE GSA

  • The Development and Future of Science in West Africa (1956)
  • The Development of the West African Environment throughout the Ages (1958)
  • The Medicinal Herbs of West Africa (1960)
  • Agricultural Research in Relation to Development (1961)
  • Physical, Biological and Human Aspects of the Volta Dam Creation (1963)
  • The Volta River: – Control of Water Weed by Herbicides; Archaeological Exploration in the Volta Basin; Consolidated Sand Objects from the Lower Volta River (1964)
  • Research and Problems of Research in Ghana Science Education (1967)
  • The Importance of Scientific Research in the Economy of Ghana (1969)
  • Towards a National Science Policy for Ghana (1971)
  • Science as an Instrument for Development (WASA) (1972)
  • How cheaply can we house our people? (1973)
  • A New Model for Scientific Endeavour in West Africa (WASA) (1974)
  • Science in National Planning and Development (1975)
  • Conservation and Utilization of Resources for Better Quality of Life (WASA) (1976)
  • In Search of a National Science Policy(1977)
  • The African Environment, Scientific an Economic Potentialities, Rational Exploitation and Conservation (WASA) (1978)
  • Effective Utilisation of Ghana’s Resources for Development (1979)
  • Scientific and Technological Cooperation within the Context of ECOWAS (WASA) (1980)
  • Science in Action (1981)
  • Scientific and Technological Manpower Crisis in Ghana (1983)
  • Mobilising Scientific and Technological Resources for Economic Recovery of Ghana (1985)
  • Post-Harvest Losses of Durable Crops, Fish and Meat and their Remedies (1986)
  • Regional Co-operation in Scientific and Technological Research for Development GSA/WASA) (1987)
  • National Preparedness for Disasters and Workshop on Cocoa (1988)
  • Science Education for National Development (1989)
  • Science: The Backbone of Development (1991)
  • Feeding the Expanding Population: The Case of Ghana and Africa (1993)
  • Enhancing Regional Economic Integration through Science and Technology (1995)
  • Standards in Development (1996)
  • The Wood Industry: Meeting the Current and Future Demands (1997)
  • A Sound Environment for Sustainable Development in the 21st Century (1998)
  • Sustainable Food Industry in Ghana in the 21st Century (1999)
  • Science: The Bedrock of Industrialization and Development (2001)
  • Food Security in Ghana: Which way forward (2002)
  • The HIV/AIDS Pandemic: Challenges for the Ghanaian Scientists (2003)
  • The Plastic Waste Menace (2004)
  • Public Lecture: The Health Benefits of Cocoa and Chocolates (2004)
  • Maximizing the Benefits of the Cocoa Three (2005)
  • Rainwater Harvesting: A Sustainable Solution to Water Shortage Problems in Ghana (2006)
  • Ghana’s Agriculture @ 50: Agro Chemicals – Our Wealth, Health and Environment (2007)
  • Use of Alternative Materials for Durable and Affordable Houses in Ghana (2008)
  • Accelerating Ghana’s Development Agenda: Effective Collaboration between Industry and the Scientist (2009)
  • Minimizing post-harvest losses for effective poverty reduction strategy in Ghana: The role of science and technology (2010)
  • Promoting the Development of Agro processing Industries to Enhance value addition for local and export market: The role of science and technology.-KNUST, Kumasi (2011)
  • Towards the Sustainability of Agriculture in the Light of the Oil Find in Ghana: The Way Forward (2012)
  • Harnessing Our Resources for National Development: The use of Science and Technology (2013)
  • Scientific and Technological Research towards National Development: The case of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) (2014)
  • Harnessing our Natural Resources for National Development: Science and Technology to the Rescue (2015)
  • Efficient Waste and Sanitation Management for Sustainable Development: The Role of Science, Technology and Innovation (2016)
  • The Galamsey Menace: The Role of Science, Technology and Innovation for Sustainable Development (2017)
  • Combating Pests through Climate Smart Agriculture (2018)