The CSIR-IIR which is Ghana’s foremost industrial research and development organization emerged out of the merger of the former Industrial Research Institute (IRI) and Scientific Instrumentation Centre (SIC) in 1998.
The strategic objectives are aimed at addressing all the critical areas identified to strategically position the Institute on both the sub–regional and international scenes. They also define the focus and provide a guide for the research and development activities at CSIR - Institute of Industrial Research.
The strategic objectives would be achieved through R&D efforts and programmes by division within the Institute.
The key objectives are as follows:
The CSIR- Institute of Industrial Research plans to achieve the following outcomes through a proper implementation of its strategic plan: