Dr. Addaney Michael

Dr. Addaney Michael

Staff ID: PSM 92

Staff Category:



School Of Geo-Science




Planning and Sustainability


Compliance Audits Unit

Michael Addaney, Ph.D., is a lecturer in environmental policy and planning at the Department of Planning and Sustainability of the University of Energy and Natural Resources, Ghana, and a senior research associate of the Centre for Public Management and Governance at the University of Johannesburg, South Africa. He is also a research fellow of the Earth System Governance Project at Utrecht University, The Netherlands. Michael is an environmental social scientist whose expertise and current research interests are in the multifaceted and embedded relationships between humans and the environment, whether facilitated by institutions or by local organizations/communities, and the effects of this on public policy and planning processes and outcomes, particularly in relation to notions of rights, justice, and equity. Michael holds a Ph.D. in Environment and Natural Resources Law from the Wuhan University, China; an MPhil in International Human Rights Law in Africa and a BSc in Development Planning from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana.