Press Release

United Nations University Rector to visit Ghana

16 May 2023

The Rector of the United Nations University (UNU), Professor Tshilidzi Marwala will be in Ghana on a 4-day official visit from 23 – 26th May 2023. During the visit, Prof. Marwala will meet with the President of the Republic of Ghana, H.E. Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and engage with key and strategic partners of the Institute.

Prof. Tshilidzi Marwala will be the Guest Speaker at the 7th Professor Alexander Adum Kwapong Lecture Series – Nature Speaks, at the University of Ghana.

Caption: Prof. Tshilidzi Marwala

The visit is the first by Prof. Marwala since assuming office in March 2023. He will familiarize with the UNU-INRA and discuss with the Board and leadership of the Institute future prospects and support levers to ensure UNU-INRA’s long-term viability. The visit also aims at repositioning UNU-INRA as a strategic partner for Natural Resource governance and management and in the policy circle, critical for Africa’s growth.

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