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ANTHONY MVEYANGE

Research and Learning Director


Anthony Mveyange is a Tanzanian development economist whose research and policy foci include poverty and inequality, education and health, natural resources, international trade and trade policy, ec...

FREDRICK MANANG

Lecturer in Economics (Tanzania Coordinator)


Dr. Fredrick Manang is currently a lecturer in Economics at the University of Dodoma, Tanzania. He obtained his PhD and M.A. in Economics from the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS...

REMIDIUS RUHINDUKA

Lecturer in Economics (Tanzania Deputy Coordinator)


Dr. Remidius Ruhinduka is lecturer and research fellow at the Department of Economics, University of Dar es Salaam Tanzania, and holds a PhD in Environmental and Development Economics from the Univers...

CONSTANTINE MANDA

PhD candidate


Constantine Manda is a member of NIERA and currently a PhD candidate in the Department of Political Science at Yale University where he studies comparative politics and the political economy of develo...

GRACE MHALU

Research Scientist


Dr. Grace Mhalu is currently a research scientist at Ifakara Health Institute in Tanzania, where she works on interventions in infectious diseases. She holds a PhD in Epidemiology from the Swiss Tropi...

WERNER MAOKOLA

Program Officer


Dr. Werner Maokola is a Program Officer with the National AIDS Control Program (NACP) in the Ministry of Health Tanzania. Prior to joining NACP, Dr. Maokola worked with Ifakara Health Institute in Tan...

Christina Fille

Lecturer (Network Treasurer)


Christina Fille is a lecturer and an economist at the Institute of Social Work in Dar es salaam, Tanzania. Christina's  research interests are in development economics, labour economics, trade ...