Written by WANEP
Category: Ghana

Our Secretariat is manned by the following staff who are listed below. To read about our staff click




Justin Bayor
Mr. Justin Bayor is the National Network Coordinator for the West Africa Network for Peacebuilding, Ghana (WANEP-GHANA). He is a British Chevening Scholar with an MA in International Development and an MA in Conflict Resolution from the University of Bradford in the UK. He also holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Communication Studies from the University of Ghana. Additionally, he has a Bachelor of Arts degree and a Diploma in Education from the University of Cape Coast.

Prior to joining GHANEP, he worked with World Vision Ghana and later Christian Children’s Fund of Canada (CCFC) for about seven years as Communications Manager. During his work as Communications Manager, he worked extensively with WANEP-GHANA and the InterNGO Consortium in the Northern Region to promote peace in the north. His areas of expertise are Peacebuilding/Conflict Resolution, Project Planning/Project Management, Advocacy, Public Relations and Humanitarian Intervention. His vision in life is to improve human dignity for a better society.




Melody Azinim
Melody Azinim is the Programme Officer for WANEP-GHANA. She holds a Bachelor of Art degree in Integrated Development Studies from the University of Development Studies, Ghana and a Diploma in Human Resource Management (ICM, UK).

Melody has over two years experience in general project planning and implementation, research and advocacy.




Razak H. Agbolo
Razak is the Finance Officer of WANEP-GHANA. He is in his final level with the Institute of Chartered Accountants Ghana, and holds a Bachelor of Commerce, Higher National Diploma (Accountancy) and RSA Stage III (Accountancy). Additionally, he holds Certificates in Financial Management 1 and 2, issued by the Management Accounting for NGOs (MANGO UK).

He has 8 years of extensive experience in Accounting and Financial Management, gained in a multi-faceted and projects environment, with specialty in Analysis, Controls, Audits and Compliance, Computer applications and Proposal critiquing and budgeting.


Albert Yelyang
Albert Yelyang is the Data Analyst at the Early Warning Centre of WANEP-GHANA. He has training in Diploma in Management Information Systems (IMIS, UK), holds a Higher National Diploma (HND) in Secretaryship and Management Studies, a Bachelor in Management Studies (BMS) from the University of Cape Coast, Certificate in Peace and Conflict Analysis and Data Management, InWent, Certificate in Project Management.

He has nine (9) years of considerable knowledge and experience in general peacebuilding education, development work, early warning and data analysis in peacebuilding, administration and finance.