Osagyefuo Ofori Panin, the King of the Akyem Abuakwa Traditional Area in
Ghana, the Chancellor of the University College of Agriculture and Environmental
Studies, and the immediate former Chairman of Ghana Environmental Protection
Agency, will share the area's vision and experience of efforts to save the earth
and humanity in Africa. The Akyem Abuakwa Traditional Council located in the
eastern part of Ghana resolved five years ago to establish a university
dedicated to agriculture and the environment as way of fighting poverty,
disease, and environmental degradation.
Besides his role as a king, Osagyefuo Ofori Panin also occupies the following
positions: working to prevent environmental degradation; the immediate former
Chairman of Ghana Environmental Protection Agency, former Chairman of Forest
Plantation Development Fund Board, Member of the Advisory Council to the Prince
Charles's Rainforest Project (UK), the World Bank Global Environmental Facility
and Honorary Vice President for West Africa, Board of Birdlife
Join us for this exciting program and a networking reception that will
directly follow the program.