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Benjamin Kwasi Addom

The Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA
ICT4D Programme Coordinator
The Netherlands
Dr Benjamin K Addom is an Agricultural Information Specialist with special focus on using the new Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) for supporting extension and advisory services (EAS). He has over 20 years of experience with smallholder farming; EAS provision; agricultural research and development approaches; resource mobilization; and designing and grant making to support agriculture. He holds Doctorate in Information Science and Technology from Syracuse University School of Information Studies, USA; Masters in International Agriculture and Rural Development from Cornell University, USA; and Bachelors in General Agriculture from the University of Cape Coast, Ghana. At CTA, he is currently managing the MUIIS project among others.