Author Archives: Nathaniel Bruno Ansah

Geoscientists charged to support public policy on geological exploration

By Edzorna Francis Mensah The Director of the Ghana Atomic Energy Commission, Professor Samuel Dampare, has charged members of the Ghana Institution of Geoscientists (GHiG) to be more active and involved in the public sphere by proving well-researched, balanced, and unambiguous public opinions aimed at shaping public policy on pertinent subjects such as the impact of […]

GHIGCON–2023

(GHIGCON–2023) “Harnessing the Hydrocarbon and Mineral Resource Potential of Sedimentary Basins in Ghana” University of Ghana, Legon-Accra, Ghana 24–27 October 2023 We are pleased to announce that the Ghana Institution of Geoscientists (GhIG) is organising the 2023 Annual Conference (GHIGCON–2023) of the Institution under the theme “Harnessing the Hydrocarbon and Mineral Resource Potential of Sedimentary Basins in Ghana” at […]

Annual General Meeting 2023

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF THE GHANA INSTITUTION OF GEOSCIENTISTS VENUE:         GGSA SEISMIC OBSERVATORY/ZOOM MEETING ROOM Topic: ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF THE GHANA INSTITUTION OF GEOSCIENTISTS Time: Tuesday 6th June 10:00 AM GMT Join Zoom Meeting https://us06web.zoom.us/j/81779051333?pwd=dTNkdE1sVUhzN244QXBHcG92ajNZdz09 Meeting ID: 876 9553 0468 Passcode: 339829 AGENDA: PREVIOUS MINUTES STATUS OF AFFAIRS FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT REPORT ANNUAL CONFERENCE & […]

Global Warming and Farming in Sub-Saharan Africa

Global warming is having a devastating effect on sub-Saharan farming. As temperatures rise, the amount of arable land available for farming is decreasing, and the amount of water available for irrigation is also decreasing. This is leading to decreased crop yields, and in some cases, complete crop failure. In addition, the increased temperatures are causing […]

UG: Earth Science Department organizes 5th colloquium of International Geoscience Programme

The Department of Earth Science of the University of Ghana has organized the 5th Colloquium of the International Geoscience Programme, IGCP 638. This feat sets Ghana as the first-ever anglophone west African country to hold the top-level conference. The past four episodes were held, first in Dakar (Senegal) in December 2016, followed by Casablanca (Morocco) […]

22′ Annual General Meeting of The Ghana Institution of Geoscientists

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF THE GHANA INSTITUTION OF GEOSCIENTISTS NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, THAT THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 2022 HAS BEEN SCHEDULED FOR WEDNESDAY THE 30TH OF NOVEMBER, 2022. VENUE:         GGSA SEISMIC OBSERVATORY/ZOOM MEETING ROOM Topic: ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF THE GHANA INSTITUTION OF GEOSCIENTISTS Time: Nov 30, 2022 10:00 AM Universal Time UTC Join […]

Legon-Job Fair 2022

PROGRAM LINEUP # Time Activity 1 09:00-09:40 Registration and booth setup 2 09:40-10:00 Opening address from the HoD, Department of Earth Science 3 10:00-10:10 Message from the Deam, School of Physical and Mathematical Science, UG 4 10:10-10:25 Message from the Ghana Institution of Geoscientists 5 10:25-11:25 Address from companies present (10 minutes each to present) […]