Doris Fiasorgbor

MSc, BA.
Position: Lecturer
Faculty: Faculty of Development Studies
Department: Environmental and Natural Resources Management
Campus: Akropong-Akuapem
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Brief Profile:

Doris Fiasorgbor holds a Master of Science degree in Poverty Reduction and Development Management from the University of Birmingham (UK) and Bachelor of Arts degree in Integrated Development Studies from the University of Development Studies. She was a Development Consult with Maple Consult.


Research Interests:

Rural and Urban Poverty, Livelihoods, Food Security, Social Policy,Water and Sanitation, Environment and Development, Gender issues, Local Governance, Project Management etc


Fiasorgbor DA, Tettey C and Botchey TF (2016). Prevention of Malaria Among Pregnant Women: The Perceived Effectiveness of Long Lasting Insecticidal Nets (LLINs) in Maamobi. Journal of Health, Medicine and Nursing, Vol. 30, 25-31

Fiasorgbor DA, Atibila RM, Tettey C and Botchey TF (2015). The Lived Experiences of Quranic Boarding School Pupils in the Bawku Municipality, Ghana. International Journal of Community Development, Vol. 3, No. 2, 79-90

Fiasorgbor DA and Fiasorgbor EK (2015). Street children: our health and coping strategies when we are sick. Journal of Health, Medicine and Nursing, 15, 45-50

Fiasorgbor, DA and Ayagiyire, T (2015). Perception of Rural People about Persons with  Physical Disability: The Case of Yorogo-Yipala Community. American Journal of Health  Research, Vol. 3, No. 3, 177-182

Fiasorgbor, AD and Aniah, AS (2015). Perceptions and Beliefs about Mental  Illness (Schizophrenia) among Adults in Zaare Community. Developing Country   Studies Vol. 5, No. 9 pp. 151-158

Fiasorgbor, DA and Accrachie, SS (2014). Role of microfinance in the growth of rural enterprises. International Journal of Information Research and Review Vol. 1,   Issue, 2, pp. 034-038

Fiasorgbor, DA (2014). Microfinance and the wellbeing of rural entrepreneurs. International Centre for Business Research, Vol. 3 pp 1-3

Fiasorgbor, DA (2014). Water and sanitation challenges of slum dwellers in Ghana: the case of Nima women. International Journal of Innovative Research & Development Vol. 3 Issue 4, pp 468

Fiasorgbor, DA (2013). Water and sanitation situation in Nima and Teshie, Greater Accra Region of Ghana.Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health   Sciences  Vol. 5(2) pp. 23-28

Arku, FS and Fiasorgbor, D (2013). Millennium development goal (MDG) on  sanitation and water: the advocates and the rural-urban differentials in   Ghana through the media. International Journal of Community Development Vol.1 (1) pp 44-47

Fiasorgbor, DA and Antwi AO (2013). The national health insurance scheme and health service delivery in rural areas. International Journal of Innovative Research and Studies Vol. 2 (7)  pp 615-627

Conference Paper

Laryea, N.O.A., Dotse, F.M., Fiasorgbor, D. and Ampadu-Boakye, J. (2008): Women, water and sanitation-challenges and prospects; in Hazel Jones (e.d.):  Proceedings from the 33rd Water, Engineering and Development Centre (WEDC) International Conference under the theme: Access to Sanitation and Safe Water: Global Partnerships and Local Solutions. Accra, Ghana, 7th- 11th April 2008. WEDC, UK.