Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa
Conseil pour le développement de la recherche en sciences sociales en Afrique
Conselho para o Desenvolvimento da Pesquisa em Ciências Sociais em África
مجلس تنمية البحوث الإجتماعية في أفريقيا

Fatima Denton

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A native of the Gambia, Fatima Denton is the Director of the Institute for Natural Resources in Africa at the United Nations University (UNU), Ghana. Prior to joining UNU, Dr Denton worked in Ethiopia from 2012 with the United Nations Economic Commission
for Africa (UNECA). Her roles included Director of the Natural Resource Management Division and Coordinator of the African Climate Policy Centre. Previously Dr Denton was a Programme Leader with the Canada-based International Development Research Centre (IDRC), where she managed high impact action research, including a major climate change adaptation research programme managing over 100 action research initiatives encompassing 40-plus projects across 33 countries in Africa. She has also
worked as an energy scientist with the United Nations Environment Programme Risoe Centre (Denmark) and as an energy programme manager with Enda Tiers Monde (Senegal).

July 16 2020