Dr. Benjamin Armah Quaye

Dr. Benjamin Armah Quaye

Dr. Benjamin Armah Quaye is currently the National Project Coordinator of the Second Ghana Land Administration Project (LAP-2).He joined the Lands Commission in 1996 as an Assistant Lands Office in the Greater Accra Region. He was later transferred to the

Central Region and served as the Deputy Regional Lands Officer from 1998 to 2006. In August 2006, he was seconded to the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources (MLNR) as the Head, Planning Unit of the First Phase of the Ghana Land Administration Project and later took on additional responsibilities as the Acting Project Administrator from 2009 to 2010.

Dr. Quaye before taking over the position of the National Project Coordinator of LAP-2 played important roles within the Lands Commission. He was the head of the Land Information Team, a member of the Project Implementation Team (for LAP 2), and the Reengineering of Business Process Team of the Lands Commission. 

He holds a PhD from the School of Surveying, University of Otago, New Zealand (2014), having obtained his Msc from the Technical University of Munich, Germany (2005) and a Professional Masters from the International Institute of Geoinformation Science and Earth Observation (ITC), Enschede, Netherlands (2003).

Dr. Quaye has made participated and made presentations at both local and international conferences on land information management and land administration. He has contributed to book Chapters and Case studies on Land Tenure systems in Ghana and Free/Libre/Open-source Software (FLOSS) in Cadastre and land registration. He also gave lecturers in Land Administration at the University of Otago, New Zealand during his tenure as a PhD candidate. 

Dr. Benjamin Armah Quaye is a member of the Ghana Institution of Surveyors (Ghis), and currently a member if the Governing Council of the Institution.

His interest includes, writing, Reading, Football.

Dr. Quaye is happily married with Three (3) kids.


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