Resource Persons

REV DR. OSEI KUSI

A business Entrepreneur & The Executive president of Osei Kusi Foundation.

COURSE: Volunteerism and community development

Dr Kofi Osei-Kusi is a business entrepreneur, a speaker and a life coach who has dedicated most of his life to youth development.
The National Philanthropy Forum of Ghana recently awarded Dr Osei-Kusi as the Foundation Philanthropist of Ghana for the Year 2017. He was the winner of the prestigious SME Ghana High Impact Personality Award in 2016; the winner of the African Youth Special Recognitions Award in 2016, and was Continue reading “REV DR. OSEI KUSI”

MR. EMMANUEL OFORI YARTEY

Monitoring & Evaluation, USAID

COURSE: INTRODUCTION TO EVALUATING HUMANITARIAN ACTION

 Emmanuel Ofori Yartey is a result-oriented, adaptable and people-focused Monitoring and Evaluation Officer, with the ability to identify community strengths and weaknesses, and develop relief initiatives from field data collection and analysis. Great expertise in developing, tracking and measuring indicator performance, organizing monitoring and evaluation system through framework development Continue reading “MR. EMMANUEL OFORI YARTEY”

MR. JOHN AFFAIDZI APPIAH

LEAD CONSULTANT , THE A- LEAGUE CONSULT

 COURSES: STRATEGIC COMMUNICATION IN DIPLOMACY/DIPLOMACY NEGOTIATION SKILLS

 John Affaidzi Appiah is an accomplished business development and communications specialist with 10+ years of experience leading business development, corporate communications and stakeholder engagement across diverse industries He holds a Master of Arts Degree in Communication Studies and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science Continue reading “MR. JOHN AFFAIDZI APPIAH”

Mr. Rustum Nyquist

Political Officer,Embassy of the United States of America. Accra, Ghana 

COURSE : INTRODUCTION TO DIPLOMACY

Mr. Rustum Nyquist is an American diplomat serving as a political officer at the U.S. Embassy in Accra, Ghana covering human rights policy.  Rustum has worked with the U.S. Department of State since 2012, serving previously as a Middle East and North Africa policy advisor in the Office of International Religious Freedom and the Secretary’s Office of Religion and Global Affairs.  He also served as a visiting fellow in the political section Continue reading “Mr. Rustum Nyquist”

DR. HARRIS ANDOH

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, RUDEYA

COURSE: Managing An NGO and funding projects.

HARRIS ANDOH-joined RUDEYA in June 2014 as an Executive Director. The roles and responsibilities as the Executive Director include to:

  • Oversee the overall program management of the organization;
  • Provide support services to the Board of Directors of RUDEYA; and
  • Undertake fund raising activities for the organization.

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JAIME D. LODA

VICE CONSUL

US EMBASSY, ACCRA-GHANA

 CO –FACILITATOR : INTRODUCTION TO DIPLOMACY

Jaime Loda is a vice consul at the U.S. Embassy in Accra, Ghana. As a consular officer, she’s thrilled to be adjudicating nonimmigrant and immigrant visas and handling the adoption portfolio in Accra.

Before joining the Foreign Service, Ms. Loda was a lawyer, with experience representing victims of human trafficking and domestic violence, in family court and immigration proceedings Continue reading “JAIME D. LODA”