Prof. Felix Asante, Director of ISSER has observed that though the Paperless Policy of government at the Ports has made some gains there is the need to work hard to tackle challenges confronting the system to pave way for increased revenue generation.
The Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER) and the Institute of Development Studies (IDS) held a one-day dissemination workshop to discuss the findings of a research project, titled: Unlocking the Benefits of Productive Uses of Energy for Women (PUE).
Mr. Alfred Godwin Adjabeng, an MA student in Development Studies at the Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER), University of Ghana, has won the highest and most prestigious award the of the year at the 2018 African Youth SDGs Summit, held at the Accra International Conference Centre.
A three-member delegation from the Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research, ISSER, led by Dr. Aba Crentsil, Research Fellow attended Southern Voice Conference which was part of the TTIX2018 Conference held in Bangkok, Thailand from 12th to 16th November, 2018.
The WhatWorks to Prevent Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG) project, in collaboration with the Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER), University of Ghana School of Public Health and the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection on Monday 10th December 2018 held a one-day stakeholders dissemination event for the dissemination of research findings: Economic and Social Costs of Violence Against Women and Girls and Impacts Assessment of COMBATs Violence Prevention Intervention at the ISSER Conference facility.
The Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research, ISSER, has made a donation of ninety-two books to stock the Takoradi Technical University library.
Dr. Simon Bawakyillenuo attended the 5th Regional Network of Agricultural Policy Research Institute (RENAPRI) Stakeholders’ Conference in Zanzibar, Tanzania, on the theme"Unlocking the Region's Agricultural Potential through Land Reform, Youth Employment and Markets," from 28th to 29th November 2018.
The Think Tank Initiative (TTI), whose decade-long activities were dedicated to strengthening the capacity of independent policy research institutions and think tanks in developing countries, held its third and final Global Exchange, dubbed TTIX2018, in Bangkok, Thailand, from 12th to 14th November, 2018.
The Institute of Social, Statistical and Economic Research, ISSER and the Ghanaian-German Center for Development Studies on Tuesday, 6th November, 2018 held a one-day annual collaboration workshop at ISSER Annex.