Profile of Edith Enyonam Akotia


Edith is a graduate of the University of Ghana with a Bachelor’s degree in Economics. After serving with reputable financial institutions, Edith pursued courses in Petroleum Economics. She also holds an Advanced Diploma in Petroleum Economics from The Institute of Chartered Economics, Ghana. She is part of the team working on the National Oil Spill Contingency Plan, amongst other related activities in the upstream Petroleum industry. Edith is currently an Assistant Programs Officer with the Petroleum department and has been working with the agency for two (2) years now. Some of the training programs and workshops she has attended include:

1. Training on Petroleum Economics by ECON Oil and Gas – December 2014

2. Training in Permitting of offshore chemicals – 24-26 June 2014

3. GIWACAF Workshop on Oil Spill – May 2014

4. The Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) Management & Operations Course – February 2014

5. EIA Training at the EPA Training School – June 2013