Building Urban Community Networks for Sustainable Cities in Africa

Dr. Benjamin Betey Campion is a Senior Lecturer at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana and a fellow at the Africa Centre of Excellence in Coastal Resilience, University of Cape Coast. Benjamin’s academic upbringing traverses botany, aquatic ecology, resources management, to climate and vegetation geography. His research interests are on community-water relationships: coping strategies and customs and conflicts related to the variations and alternative uses of water; community environmental decision making processes; water resources and poverty alleviation; water resources and climate change; ecological and cultural sustainability of urban environments.