The move is seen as a unique opportunity for the University of Ghana to work on major global and local development challenges using the collective skills of some of the world’s best researchers.
Obviously elated by the University’s move, the Vice Chancellor, Professor Ernest Aryeetey believes this will enhance the University’s contribution to the world of research.
In a release by WUN, Executive Director of WUN, John Hearn is quoted to have said that the move is part of WUN’s mission to develop a network of peer universities with regional diversity. http://wun.ac.uk/article/worldwide-universities-network-extends-its-global-reach-into-west-africa
The Worldwide Universities Network (WUN) is a leading global higher education and research network made up of 19 universities, spanning 11 countries on five continents. It is the most active global higher education and research network with 90 active research initiatives, engaging over 2,000 researchers and students collaborating on a diverse range of projects.