Skills Development, Knowledge and Innovation at Suame Magazine, Kumasi

Yaw Adu-Gyamfi and Benson Adjei
Publication Date: 4 September 2018

The informal-sector industrial cluster of Suame Magazine in Kumasi constitutes a major avenue for training, innovation, and knowledge-sharing for artisans in Ghana. Activities of Suame Magazine enterprises include metal cutting, grinding, drilling, welding, fabrication, repair of machines, motor vehicles, and other products; and also electrical and electronic repairs—all of which involve significant innovation and collaboration among artisans.