Kwasi Sarfo

PhD candidate


Research Topic

Outcomes of Large-Scale Land Acquisition for Communal Landholders: A Case Study of Atebubu-Amantin Municipality, Ghana.


  • Otu, B. O., & Sarfo, K. (2023). The Political Ecology of Farmer-Herder Conflict in Ghana: A Case Study of the Kwahu Afram Plains South District. African Journal on Conflict Resolution23(1), 84-106.
  • Otu, B. O., Sarfo, K., & Botchway, H. K. (2023). Cattle Ranching and Farmer-Herder Conflict in Ghana: Views of Nomadic Herders. International Journal of African Studies, 3(1), 16-23.

  • Sarfo, K. & Roberts, C.O. (2021). Land Tenure Dynamism in Yam Farming in the Atebubu-Amanten District, Ghana. International Journal of Humanities and Social Studies, 9(6), 97-106.

  • Roberts, C. O. Sarfo, K., & Kwakye, I. N. (2021). Coping Mechanisms to Mitigate Occupational Stress by Women in Accra Metropolis. Open Journal of Social Sciences9(6), 207-227

  • Sarfo, K. (2020). Land tenure practices in Atebubu, Ghana. Journal of African Studies and Ethnographic Research2(2), 7-27.

Conference Presentations

  • The 47th International Council for Traditional Music World Conference. Paper Presented: Music and Democratisation: An Evaluation of the Contribution of Popular Music in Deepening Multi-Party Democracy in Ghana. 13th -19th July 2023, University of Ghana, Legon.

  • University of Ghana and Tokyo University of Foreign Studies Joint Seminar on State and Rural Resource Management in Africa. Paper Presented: Evolution of Customary Land Tenure: Assessing the Dynamics of Land Relations in the Northern Transitional Zone, Ghana. 6th -7th March 2023, University of Ghana, Legon, Accra.

Areas of Research Interest

  • Land Tenure in Africa
  • Rural development
  • Democratization in Africa
  • African social and political systems