Past Speakers

Keynote Speaker

Dr. George Hikah Benson

Senior Lecturer in the Centre for Conflict, Human Rights and Peace Studies at the University of Education, Winneba-Ghana; in my capacity as a

Dr. George Hikah Benson is a Ghanaian academic, politician and businessman. He is currently a Senior Lecturer in the Centre for Peace, Human Rights and Conflict Studies of the University of Education, Winneba-Ghana. He is author of over thirty (30) books and journal articles including the reference book published in 2021, ‘Ghana’s Development Under the 1992 Constitutional Practice: Gains, Challenges and Prospects’. Aside from being an editor of three books so far, he also reviews for many international journals. Before his scholarly engagement, Dr. George Hikah Benson was a Minster of State in the Republic of Ghana from 2005-2009; and is married with five children.

Topic for Keynote Address:
Africa’s Democratization Process once more at the Crossroads: An Analogy of the Role of Bad Governance

Highlighted Speakers

social sciences conference

Dr. Arzu Durukan

Dr. Arzu Durukan, received Ph.D. in Social Anthropology after undergraduate and graduate studies in Food Engineering. She is now an instructor at Yeditepe University Gastronomy and Culinary Arts Department in Turkey. She teaches courses on Food Anthropology, Culture, and History. She has published articles, book chapters, and a book called “Life in Kars”.

social sciences conference

Dr. Vasiliki Rouska

Dr. Vasiliki Rouska is Dr. in Dogmatic Theology of the Theology Department of the Aristotle University, Greece. Her research interests are on Aesthetics, art and photography theory. Her doctorate was co-financed by Greece and the European Union (European Social Fund- ESF) implemented by the State Scholarships Foundation (ΙΚΥ). She continues with postdoc research.

Dr. Esha Ghosh

Dr. Esha Ghosh did her Master’s in Social Work from Delhi University in 2007. She was awarded PhD for her work on the Impact of Industry-led Displacement on Indigenous People in 2014 under Prof. Zubair Meenai, Jamia Milia Islamia University, New Delhi. She has worked in various corporate and Government organizations in different capacities.

Mrs.Almudena Moreno

Mrs.Almudena Moreno, bachelor of Arquitecture, University of Navarra. Master´s Degree in Quantitative Methods in Epidemiology Research.
Current Position: PhD student in Urban Health at the Public University of Navarra. Reseacher in the Institute for Advanced Social Research, I-Communitas.

Ms.Areyana Proctor

Ms.Areyana Proctor is a Journalism and Media Production student at the University of Colorado, Boulder. She engages in research concerning racial justice and equity. The recipient of leadership awards and fellowships, she hopes to continue to use the arts and research to push for positive social change.