Adwoa Yeboah Gyapong is a visiting researcher at the International Institute of Social Studies (ISS), Erasmus University Rotterdam, where she obtained her PhD in Development Studies. Her area of interest is the political economy of development, particularly contestations around land, labour and food. Her research is situated in critical perspectives on differentiation, particularly gender, age, and class dynamics of development. She is also a social policy analyst and a consultant with experience in monitoring and evaluation of development interventions. She has conducted research and consultancy in several African countries including Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Ghana, Zimbabwe, and South Africa.
Her latest publications are:
Gyapong A Y. (2021) Commodification of Family Lands and the Changing Dynamics of Access in Ghana. Third World Quarterly 10.1080/01436597.2021.1880889
Fonjong L. and Gyapong A.Y. (2021) Plantations, Women, and Food Security in Africa: Interrogating the Investment Pathway towards Zero Hunger in Cameroon and Ghana. World Development https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0305750X20304204
Her research papers are available at https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=b6SfvccAAAAJ&hl=en