Kwabena Kyei-Aboagye

Adjunct Professor Kyei-Aboagye’s field of expertise in city planning and urban affairs is the impact of environmental justice on public policy, planning, and law. He is currently researching the impact of mining on rural communities in Ghana, and implementation of international environmental law in Ghana. His research discusses environmental issues in Ghana, and its obligation on multilateral environmental conventions.

Currently, he works as a Massachusetts Urban Environmental Program Manager for the United States Environmental Protection Agency New England, where he is responsible for designing, implementing, and managing the Regional Environmental Justice Program.

Additionally, Kyei-aboagye worked six years for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Executive Office of Environmental Affairs as a watershed planner for the Greater Boston Harbor (Mystic, Weymouth-Weir, Fore River, and the Neponset). He also worked for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts previously as urban environmental coordinator, sustainable development coordinator, and environmental justice coordinator.