AB (Andy) Nyamekye

AB (Andy) Nyamekye


Andy Bonaventure Nyamekye is currently a PhD researcher on the EVOCA project investigating how a hydro-climatic Environmental Virtual Observatory could contribute to water management in rice farming systems in Ghana by enabling the creation of actionable knowledge relevant for farmer decision-making. He employs multiple lenses including Responsible Innovation, Adaptive Governance and Informational Governance and contributes to the further conceptualisation of actionable knowledge and adaptive decision-making in rice farming systems. He is a Development Policy Practitioner with over 5 years of work experience in Ghana and has rich experience in energy, environmental and agriculture related research and projects.

PhD thesis 
Creating Actionable Knowledge for Adaptive Decision-Making through Environmental Virtual Observatories: the Case of Irrigated Rice Production in Northern Ghana


Local Organisation 
Kumasi Institute of Technology, Energy and Environment-Ghana

Problem Definition and Water Needs Assessment with Rice Farmers.
Participatory Decision Making (towards Collective/Connective Action).

Engaging Community Leaders.