New York City, September, 2023 – The organizing committee of the 9th UN General Assembly Science Summit has selected the Ghanaian parasitologist and Global health expert, Professor Alexander Yaw Debrah, Director of the research network TAKeOFF at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology in Kumasi, Ghana as the key speaker at this eminent event, scheduled to take place in New York City on September 12th, 2023.
The UN General Assembly Science Summit, convened by ISC Intelligence in Science, stands as a pinnacle gathering of global thought leaders, scientists, policymakers, and experts hailing from diverse fields. This year’s summit focuses on addressing the most critical scientific challenges confronting our world today, emphasizing the theme, “The role and contribution of science to attaining the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).”
Prof. Alexander Yaw Debrah’s extensive expertise and notable contributions to research make him a valued addition to the summit’s roster of speakers. As the Director of the research network TAKeOFF, he has demonstrated remarkable dedication to advancing science and sustainable development. His insights and perspectives are expected to greatly enrich the discussions and provide invaluable guidance to participants from across the globe. Prof. Debrah’s presence is anticipated to elevate the overall quality and impact of the summit.
Prof. Debrah will actively participate in the session titled “Research Networks for Health Innovations in Sub-Saharan Africa (RHISSA) with DLR-PT.” In this session, he will engage in meaningful discussions with fellow research networks and experts spanning various disciplines, offering a unique opportunity to interact with and inspire attendees.
The 9th UN General Assembly Science Summit promises to be a platform where innovative ideas and scientific solutions converge, with Dr. Alexander Yaw Debrah poised to make a significant contribution towards advancing global sustainable development goals.
The UN General Assembly Science Summit is an annual event that brings together thought leaders, scientists, policymakers, and experts from various fields to address critical global challenges and promote sustainable development through the power of science and innovation. Each summit explores pertinent themes at the intersection of science and society, fostering collaboration and knowledge sharing on global scale.