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Ing. Dr. Awafo Edward Abingya

Ing. Dr. Awafo Edward Abingya

Staff ID: PSM 454

Staff Category:

Teaching

School:

School Of Engineering

Position:

LECTURER

Department:

Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

Directorate/Unit:

Compliance Audits Unit

“Ing. Dr. Awafo is a Lecturer with the Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering at the University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR) in Sunyani, and an International Consultant on Energy and Climate Change issues. Edward?s expertise and training are in Food and Postharvest Engineering; Energy Systems and Policies; Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation. Ing. Dr. Awafo has special interest, and has gained enormous experience, in developing and managing energy and environment related projects. He has secured multimillion United States Dollar funding in these areas and has managed many funded research grants and projects. Ing. Dr. Awafo has consulted for many national and international organizations, including Ghana’s Ministries of Energy and Environment, West African Science Service Center on Climate Change and Adapted Land Use (WASCAL), EPA, CSIR, UN, GIZ, Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI), World Bank, IRENA, ECREEE, West African Development Bank (BOAD), etc. Edward has very good grasp of the emerging sustainable energy and environment narrative in Africa and has travelled widely across the world, participating and contributing to knowledge and learning on these. Edward’s passion is in collaborating with professionals from different disciplines to develop new skills and solve new challenges.”