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Sammy Obeng is a Ghanaian social entrepreneur under 30 and an expert in Ghana’s parliamentary practices and procedures. He has over a decade of work experiences in media and project management. He has worked with media men and women from many African countries, particularly Ghana and Sierra Leone, where he leads various projects.
Before taking up this role, Sammy worked for two years as the founding Editor-In-Chief of the Parliamentary Newspaper of Ghana and the Africa regional parliamentary news website www.parliamentafrica.com . He was Managing Director for KMM Afrik Ghana Limited, an events and advertising company for almost a decade as he nurtured the business from a startup to a company of promise.
He has previously worked with the Parliament of Ghana, Development Gateway International (DeGAIN) and the Greater Accra Regional Students Representative Council. He is an alumnus of the Canada World Youth (CWY) initiative – an educational exchange program that saw him work as a volunteer with the Center for International Studies of the Cape Breton University in Nova Scotia, Canada, and the campus newspaper and radio station of the same University. He also offered voluntary services to the AIDS Coalition of Cape Breton and the Sekyere East District Assembly in the Ashanti Region of Ghana through the District Environmental Sanitation Strategy Action Plan (DESSAP).
Sammy has an education in Economics with Human Resources Management. He also holds an Advance Certificate in Communication and Governance.