Meet Us: Edmund Akoto Bamfo

Edmund Akoto Bamfo

Edmund Akoto Bamfo holds a Master of Arts degree in Conflict, Peace and Security from the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre in Ghana. He has been a youth leader and activist for over a decade and is currently the Chief Technical officer at the All-Africa Students Union (AASU), which is the umbrella organization for all student unions across Africa. At AASU, he is responsible for project management, workflow coordination, and policy drafting and analysis. He has had the opportunity to serve in diverse positions of responsibility for several organizations. In his pursuits, he seeks to make every place he enters better than he met it.


University of South Africa, PhD in Political Sciences, Present

Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre in Ghana, M.A. in Conflict, Peace and Security, 2019

Kwame Nkrumah’ University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, B.A. in English and Political Studies, 2012



  • Bureau Chief, Africa
    September 2021 – Present