Africa Standing Committee

Updated 1.2.24

Aide Memoire

Chair
Yaw Nyarko, Council 2023-2026
New York University
Email: [email protected]

Secretary
Prosper Dovonon, Second term, ends 2026
Concordia University
Email: [email protected]

Standing Committee Members

Voting Members

Dalia Ghanem
University of California, Davis, Elected 2023-2026

Steven Koch
University of Pretoria, Elected 2022-2025

Rim Lahmandi-Ayed
Carthage University, Tunisia, Elected 2024-2027

Ismael Mourifié
University of Toronto, Elected 2022-2025

Yaw Nyarko,Chair-2021; Council 2023-2026
New York University

Abderrahim Taamouti, Elected 2021-2024 (Program Chair, 2018-2021)
University of Liverpool

Damian Kalu Ude
Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Elected 2024-2027

Non-Voting Members

Alemayehu Seyoum Taffesse, AFES Program Chair 2022
International Food Policy Research Institute

Prosper Dovonon, January 2021 - current
Concordia University

*Note: If a summer program chair's 3-year term falls within a World Congress year, the Program Chair's term will be extended one year.