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Dr. Esther Oduraa Ofei-Aboagye

Vice Chairperson

National Development Planning Commission

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National Development Planning Commission

Background Information

Employment History

Chairperson of the Executive Councils

Alliance for Reproductive Health Rights

Paramount Chief

Asebu Amenfi

Executive Director

Institute for Local Government


Local Government Institute


Ghana Review International


Board Member
Child Research and Resource Centre

University of Ghana Council

Ghana Tourism Authority Board

Board Of Advisors Member
Alliance Against Irregular Migration



University of Cape Coast


Social Sciences

Carleton University

Bachelor's Degree

Economics and Sociology

University of Cape Coast , Ghana



Carleton University

Master of Arts

Public Administration

Carleton University


Public Policy

University of Birmingham , United Kingdom

doctoral degree

University of Birmingham

doctorate degree

Public Policy

University of Birmingham

Web References (82 Total References)

"Eliminating stunting is not an option ... [cached]

"Eliminating stunting is not an option but an imperative issue, because stunted children today mean a stunted economy," Dr Esther Ofei-Aboagye, Vice Chairperson of the National Development Planning Commission.

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Dr Esther Ofei-Aboagye, Vice-Chair of the National Development Planning Commission, who chaired the function said: "We shouldn't move away from social media but we should use it to promote governance and accountability, especially in this election year."

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Dr. Esther Oduraa Ofei-Aboagye is a social policy analyst and a teacher. Until January 2015, she was the Director of the Institute of Local Government Studies (ILGS). Prior to ILGS, she was employed at the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA). Dr Ofei-Aboagye has been extensively involved in national social policy formulation and decentralized development management. She has been privileged to serve on a number of public and civil society boards. Amongst others, she is a member of the University of Ghana Council and the Chairperson of the Council of the Presbyterian College of Education. She is also the Vice-Chairperson of the National Development Planning Commission (NDPC) and a member of the Ghana Tourism Authority Board. She has been chairperson of the Executive Council of the Integrated Social Development Centre (ISODEC). Esther has a doctorate degree in Public Policy from the University of Birmingham in the United Kingdom; a Master's Degree in Public Administration from Carleton University, Canada; a Bachelor's Degree in Economics and Sociology; and a Diploma in Education both from the University of Cape Coast, Ghana.

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Esther Ofei-Aboagye - Policy Analyst and Development Consultant (Former Director of Ghana's Institute of Local Government Studies)

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Dr. Esther Oduraa Ofei-Aboagye

Dr. Esther Oduraa Ofei-Aboagye is the Director of the Institute of Local Government Studies in Ghana. She attended the University of Cape Coast in Ghana and Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada where she obtained a B.A in Social Sciences, Diploma in Education and a Master of Arts in Public Administration respectively.
She has doctoral degree at the University of Birmingham, International Development Department, School of Public Policy in the United Kingdom. Recent publications have been in local governance and poverty reduction, public policy and natural resources management and gender mainstreaming. Her current research interests are in roles of elites in local level development, accountability mechanisms in local governance and institutional partnerships in development management.
Esther Ofei-Aboagye has extensive consulting experience in training, research and policy/programme formulation in the following areas:

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