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Frank Boateng Acheampong

Waste Management, Renewable Resources and E-waste in Ghana.

Frank Boateng Acheampong
Technical Advisor

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH

Germany

Fluency:
English, German

Thematic focus:
Waste Management, Electronic Waste

Geographical focus:
Ghana, Germany

Detailed description of working activity

Working on the Environmentally Sound Disposal and Recycling of E-waste in Ghana (E-Waste Programme) as well as the management and destruction of existing ODS Banks.

Current activity

October 2020 - Present: Technical Advisor at GIZ GmbH

Former activities

April 2020 - September 2020: Research Support, WtERT Germany

September 2019 - February 2020: Project developer, Chair of Renewable and Sustainable Energy Systems-TUM Germany.

May 2019 - January 2020: Master Thesis, Fraunhofer UMSICHT, Sulzbach-Rosenberg-Germany. Topic: Market analysis and technical feasibility study for implementing an innovative technology for the recycling of electronic waste in West African countries.

July 2018 - September 2018: Recycling Technology Intern, Fraunhofer UMSICHT, Sulzbach-Rosenberg-Germany.

January 2017 - July 2017: Intern, Environmental Protection Agency-Ghana.

August 2012 - March 2015: Quality Assurance Officer, The Coca-Cola Bottling Company of Ghana Limited-Kumasi Plant.



Education

October 2017 - March 2020: MSc. Sustainable Resource Management, Technical University of Munich. Focus: Waste Management and Renewable Resources.

August 2014 - June 2017: MSc. Environmental Resource Management, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology.

August 2008 - July 2012: BSc. Industrial Chemistry, University of CapeCoast-Ghana.

Memberships

TU eMpower Africa e.V. , Foster sustainable development for rural African communities through renewable resources.

Papers