Ama Brandford-Arthur has been working with IFAD since 2004, and is currently a senior partnership officer in the Global Engagement, Partnerships and Resource Mobilization Division. She is responsible for coordinating the implementation of IFAD's corporate agenda and engagement in South-South and Triangular Cooperation (SSTC). Working across IFAD Brandford-Arthur supports the identification of SSTC opportunities in existing and upcoming IFAD interventions and the establishment of SSTC partnerships with Member States, development partners and the private sector. Brandford-Arthur also supports IFAD’s partnership and resource mobilization process with specific responsibilities for Brazil and South Africa.
Educated in Ghana and the United Kingdom, Brandford-Arthur holds a Master’s in Human Resource Management and postgraduate certificates in Public and Business Administration.