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Welcome to the Science Summit at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA77)

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George Owusu Essegbey

CEO/ Chief Research Scientist, CSIR Technology Development and Transfer Centre, Ghana
Chief Research Scientist
Dr. GEORGE OWUSU ESSEGBEY, is the CEO/Chief Research Scientist of the CSIR-Technology Development and Transfer Centre. I was the former Director of the Science and Technology Policy Research Institute (STEPRI) of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) of Ghana, in Accra. I was Director for more than ten years spearheading the institute’s development of research projects and partnerships. I have several years of experience in Science and Technology (S&T) policy research, innovation studies, climate change and sustainable agriculture. Over the years, I served various national and international organisations with my expertise including FAO, UNESCO, UNCTAD, UNEP, WIPO and the World Bank. I was a member of the 10-Member Group supporting the United Nations Technology Facilitation Mechanism with the UN Inter-agency Task Team on Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) for the SDGs.I am currently the President of African Network for Economics of Learning, Innovation and Competence Building Systems (AfricaLics).

My Speakers Sessions

Tuesday, September 13

11:00am EDT

Friday, September 16

9:30am EDT

Monday, September 19

8:30am EDT

Thursday, September 22

9:00am EDT

Friday, September 30

11:00am EDT