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Mrs Amewu Attah 

Amewu Attah
Position:PhD Student
School:Social Sciences

Telephone:+ 44 (0)29 208 77519
contact info:

Address:53 Park Place


I obtained my undergraduate degree in Chemistry at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana and a Master of Arts degree in Ports and Shipping Administration from the University of Ghana, Legon. I am currently a Nippon Fellow with the Seafarers International Research Centre, Cardiff University and I have just finished the Diploma in Social Science Research Methods Programme.  I have worked briefly with Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) in Ghana and I am currently on study leave from the Regional Maritime University, Ghana.

Research Interests

  • Fishing Communities
  • Oil and Gas Industry
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Livelihood Improvement
  • Policies towards Multinational Enterprises

PhD Topic / Area

The Impact of Oil Exploitation on a Ghanaian Fishing Community


Prof Helen Sampson

Dr Nelson Turgo