Science and Technology Policy Research Institute (CSIR - STEPRI)


Headquarter Address: 

P. O. Box CT. 519


(+233) 302-773856 / 779401


(+233) 302-773068

Main Geographic Focus: 

ECOWAS Country



The Vision and Mission
The vision of the Science and Technology Policy Research Institute (STEPRI) is to be an internationally acclaimed institute that facilitates the development, transfer, utilization and management of Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) in accordance with the context-specific needs and priorities of Ghana and Africa.

STEPRI’s mission is to provide the research support necessary for the formulation and implementation of the relevant Science and Technology (S&T) policies and programmes aimed at creating the enabling conditions for effective use of S&T in all sectors of the economy and for the advancement of society. In this connection, the specific functions of the Institute are:

  • conduct STI policy studies to support the formulation and implementation of  relevant policies;
  • facilitate the transfer, diffusion and commercialization of technological innovations;
  • promote the acculturation and popularization of Science and Technology in the society;
  • support S&T human resource development and management;
  • provide advocacy for STI commitment on the part of all stakeholders.

The Institute is organized into three technical divisions comprising Agriculture, Medicine and Environment Division (AMED);  Industry and Services Division (ISD); Commercialization and Information Division (CID); and the supporting division of Finance and Administration Division.

Type of bussines
Field of Expertise
  • REEE in general