The RMSC is the technical wing of the Forestry Commission (FC). It is responsible for the

  • Exploration
  • Development
  • Facilitation
  • Institutionalization
  • Implementation and monitoring of effective and affordable forest management systems in Ghana.

The Centre further ensures that these systems are in accordance with the national Forest and Wildlife Policy. The Centre has its operational base in Kumasi, the Ashanti regional capital. Kumasi is the second largest and cultural city in Ghana. It is located in the high forest zone and is about 270 kilometers from Accra, the national capital.


RMSC will develop integrated forest and wildlife management systems and facilitate and monitor their implementation through active cooperation with stakeholders for the benefit of all segments of society.


The Vision of the Centre is to be of technical excellence in forest and wildlife management system development.