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Albert Kobina Mensah

Dr. Albert Kobina Mensah holds a B.Sc. degree from the University of Cape Coast in Ghana, an M.Sc. from the Kenyatta University in Kenya and holds a PhD from the Ruhr University Bochum, Germany. Albert is an environmental soil scientist by profession. He has published more than 20 refereed scientific articles in these areas and has more than 20 selected media and feature articles on better society.

Albert has served as a reviewer in journals such as the Science of The Total Environment, Ecological Engineering, Agronomy, Sustainability and Africa Geographical Reviews. He has taught in Ghana and Germany in mining and environmental protection in Africa. He has experience in public policy advocacy and has spoken on several media platforms in Ghana on better society and artisanal and small-scale mining sustainability.

Albert is the founding president of Centre for Better Society Advocacy and Research Africa (CEBSAR-AFRICA), a not-for-profit Think Tank that focuses on research and advocacy on paradigm shifts and best-alternative options on better society. Additionally, he runs the online show, CEBSAR TALK, to discuss sensitive societal issues affecting Ghana’s democracy and development. Albert is a Senior Research Fellow and Second Vice President of Institute of Liberty and Policy Innovation (ILAPI-GHANA), a policy Think Tank on liberty and free market in Ghana.