Vincent Kuuteryiri Chireh

MAEP Candidate, Environmental Policy Institute

Grenfell Campus, Memorial University

vkchireh@grenfell.mun.ca

Vincent, a Ghanaian, obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in Geography and Resources Development with Political Science in 2009 from the University of Ghana, Legon. He has a couple of years’ experience in development planning, project management, water resource management and community development in both public and private sector organizations in Ghana. He is interested in water resource management including; source water protection, water quality management, capacity building, water conservation, etc. in rural communities and the world at large.

With an invigorated passion in sustainable drinking water systems, Vincent intends to do his research on Regional Approaches to Drinking Water Management as a Potential Solution to Drinking Water Challenges in Western NL. It will explore common aspects of water management where rural communities can synergize to address the many water management challenges identified that affect water supply and water quality in rural Newfoundland.