Dr. Benjamin Apraku Gyampoh is a Fellow at ARIN. He is also lecturer at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Ghana, and Founding Editor-in-chief of Scientific African journal. His areas of research are Fisheries Management; Environmental systems analysis and interdisciplinary research; Climate Change Vulnerability Assessments; Adaptation and Mitigation Strategies to Climate Change; Watershed and Water resources management; and Indigenous knowledge systems. He holds a PhD in Watershed Management from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana. He is passionate about developing robust, reliable scientific systems and infrastructure for knowledge-led and evidence-based decision making for sustainable global development.